Marketing to Millennials

Born between 1980 and 2000, Millennials are now a key target market for businesses. So how do you market your products and services to this tech-savvy generation? Millennials were the last generation to have witnessed the pre-digital era and they were also the first...

How does Making Tax Digital affect non-VAT-registered businesses?

Making Tax Digital (MTD) is the most fundamental change to the administration of the tax system for at least 20 years. The essential elements for businesses and organisations are: Paper records will no longer be sufficient: It will become mandatory for almost all...

Class 2 NICs to continue for self-employed

In 2016 the government consulted on a proposed abolition of Class 2 National Insurance contributions (NICs) for the self-employed. This flat rate contribution, currently £2.95 a week is payable by the self-employed in addition to Class 4 contributions based on the...

Check your pension savings annual allowance

HMRC have updated their guidance on the rules for carrying forward the unused pension savings annual allowance, together with a calculator on their website. For most taxpayers, the maximum amount of pension savings that qualifies for tax relief each tax year is...