Pension funds can be very effective in estate planning 

We have featured the tax efficiency of pension fund investment in a number of recent newsletters. As well as the increased flexibility in terms of drawdown arrangements that were introduced in April 2015 there were some important changes to what happens to the undrawn...

Are you sure you or your workers are self-employed

Last year we reported that the House of Commons Work and Pensions Committee published a report calling on the Government to close the loopholes that allow “bogus” self-employment practices, which burden the welfare state but reduce the tax contributions needed to...

Managing your strategic objectives

Now that you are starting to settle into your stride in 2018, perhaps its time to revisit your list of goals and objectives. Before you think about adding any new objectives to your list, think about what you’re going to stop doing. We all have limited bandwidth and...

Managing Change

In business, change is inevitable. The business landscape is constantly evolving and how effectively you manage change can determine the success or failure of your firm. Communication is Key Any time there is a major change in a business, there will be a natural dip...

Getting your business ready for GDPR

The General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR as it’s now more commonly referred to, is an EU-wide law that aims to strengthen and enhance the existing rules around data protection. In particular, the aim of GDPR is to protect the personal information that...

The 3 key areas you need to know to grow your business

With 2018 upon us, now could be the perfect time to look at growing your business and taking it to the next level. You may have aspirations to increase your turnover, your number of staff, and/or your service offerings, all of which are great targets! In any case,...