Cloud software27th April 2019
April 2019 sees the last legally required increase to auto-enrolment pension contributions, seven years since they were introduced.
But an employers’ role in helping staff to save for their retirement through the scheme is far from over.
There are several reasons why businesses experience cash flow problems. For the SME sector the most common is late payment. This can then lead to a successful business being unable to pay their creditors on time. Luckily, Xero have come to our rescue with a lovely piece of software.25th January 2019
The steps you need to take to get ready for April 2019 will depend on what software you use currently. Many businesses will already be using accounting software that has been tested and approved by HMRC, in which case the steps needed for April 2019 will be minimal.16th January 2019
A good employment contract is essential to both the employee and the employer. It is a legal requirement to have one in place within two months of taking on an employee, but the benefits to both sides are far greater than just ticking the box for the legal requirements.15th October 2018
As advances in technology are harnessed by software developers, the future of accountancy will be less about Making Tax Digital and more about accountants acting as consultants through advising their clients about their business activities in real-time.17th September 2018
Apprentices can allow you to grown your own, well trained, employees of the future. The National Apprenticeship Service reported that employers with established apprenticeship programmes see an improvement in productivity and in the quality of their product or service.24th August 2018
A blog from Simas Payroll outlining the 5 main benefits to outsourcing your company’s payroll.31st July 2018
Essentially, MTD is about helping businesses to spend less time working on their finances whilst simultaneously ensuring that your finances are more accurate and up to date. Read our blog to discover the four main benefits of MTD, and what it means for your business.20th July 2018
The hardest part of developing your personal brand is thinking about it. Once you have figured out what your business is, and how you can demonstrate it, you will be on the right track. Start today by reading our blog and considering what your personal brand looks like.1st May 2018
Bedford based accountants, Simas Accounting & Tax, are pleased to announce a new Team Member – Helen Tomlinson.