Claiming the fifth SEISS grant

We have been made aware that as part of the requirement to claim the fifth Self Employed Income Support Scheme (SEISS) grant you may need to have completed your 2021 tax return. Please let us have your records early as we are anticipating a surge of work in the run-up...

Practice news

I’m very pleased to announce that following the retirement of Kevin Pierce, we have now appointed a new tax manager, Teresa (Terri) Stone. Terri is based in Taunton and so we’ll be working entirely remotely. Her days of work are usually Tuesdays and...

FAQ: I work from home, what can I claim?

From the 6 April 2020, if you are an employee or director and work from home, and are required to do so by your employer, then you may claim an allowance of £6 per week to cover gas and electricity, water, business phone calls and internet access. You do not need to...

FAQ: When I pay a dividend is there anything I need to do?

In order for a company to issue dividends, there have to be distributable profits available. These are the accumulated profits and losses to date, less any corporation tax payable, less any dividends already paid. These profits are then available to distribute to the...

FAQ: Do you do payroll?

Yes! We provide a payroll processing service. We use a specialist partner to undertake all the work. As an example, if you were a two-director or two-employee business, the monthly cost would be £20 plus VAT. This would include processing the payroll submissions...

Insurance Cover

Over the past year, many of us have changed the way that we work or have had different requirements of our insurance company. When looking at your insurance cover, please ensure that you have an appropriate level of cover to deal with any risks that may be associated...