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Buying a Second Home

By Helen Tomlinson

We are often asked about second homes.
Specifically about the financial and tax implications of buying one.
Before you take the plunge, find out about the key considerations.

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How a General Election Can Affect Business.

The General Election is now only weeks away. Regardless of what happens and who eventually wins, a general election represents a significant event that can shape the economic landscape of a country. For your business, these elections bring about a period of uncertainty and potential change. Let’s look at some of the factors worth looking out for so that you can be prepared for any potential changes.

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Benefits of Good Bookkeeping

By Helen Tomlinson

Keeping your accounting records up to date can feel like a chore, but when your bookkeeping is kept up to date, you and your business can gain some significant benefits.

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Managing Hybrid Teams

By Helen Tomlinson

As hybrid working has become more mainstream, managers have had to adapt. The emergence of hybrid teams – a blend of remote and in-office workers – has ushered in a new era of workplace dynamics. The challenge lies in effectively managing these diverse teams, balancing flexibility with structure and fostering collaboration amidst physical separation.

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Are You in the Cloud?

By Helen Tomlinson

In business, staying ahead of, or at least up with, the curve is crucial for success. Over recent years, one of the revolutionary tools that has transformed the way businesses manage their finances is cloud accounting. Cloud accounting offers many benefits over traditional, on-premise accounting systems.

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Navigating Success – Financial Resolutions for 2024

By Simon Mason

Strategic financial planning is crucial for weathering uncertainties, maximizing profitability, and ensuring long-term sustainability. In this blog, we’ll explore ten practical steps which provide advice and resolutions that your business could implement in 2024 to strengthen your financial foundations.

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Bespoke AI and Data Science Mentoring

By Helen Tomlinson

Artificial Intelligence (AI) holds enormous potential for businesses, enhancing productivity and competitiveness. However, adopting AI technology can be challenging. That’s where “BridgeAI” comes in to support businesses harness the power of AI and unlock their full potential.

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Autumn Statement 2023

By Helen Tomlinson

On 22 November 2023, Chancellor Jeremy Hunt presented his Autumn Statement to Parliament and started making, in his words, the long-term decisions necessary to strengthen the economy and build a brighter future. Fueled by falling inflation and stabilised public finances, focus is now being applied to reducing debt, cutting tax and rewarding hard work.

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Going Digital – Need For Speed.

By Helen Tomlinson

Going paperless, using cloud accounting software and online payroll systems are becoming more and more common.

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The Autumn Statement

By Helen Tomlinson

The forecasts, called the Economic and fiscal outlook (EFO) are published twice yearly, at Budget and at Autumn Statement. They look at the future performance of the UK economy. During his Autumn Statement the Chancellor updates MPs on the government’s taxation and spending plans.

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