Believe in yourself: Lessons in starting a business from Yoga instructor Samantha Bernice

Turning your hobby into your livelihood is a dream for so many people, but Samantha Bernice has actually made it happen. Samantha’s business grew from her passion for yoga and meditation but she quickly realised […]

Small Business Tax Milestones for 2020

Important Tax Milestones in Your First Year as a Small Business Owner

Your first year as the owner of a limited company can seem like a whirlwind of accountancy-related deadlines. There are dates to remember for filing your year-end accounts, your self-assessment tax return, your VAT returns…and a host of different dates for making payment of your various taxes. Here is how you stay on top of everything.

Off-payroll reforms: Why you shouldn’t close your company, just yet!

Although we are waiting for the new government to give us clarity on whether the off-payroll reforms will come into effect from 6thApril 2020, it is important to understand what things need to be considered when the decision is confirmed.

Setting up your limited company

How to set up a new limited company

We know that setting up your own company can be both nerve-wracking and exciting. There’s certainly a lot to think about regarding the services you wish to offer and the type of clients you hope to work for, let alone the admin and tax side of things.

Christmas opening times at Clever Accounts

Clever Accounts – Christmas Opening times

With Christmas a couple of weeks away and office parties in full spirit, we thought it’s a good time to let you know our opening hours during the festive period. Our end of year opening […]

Self Assessment Tax Return

How to Prepare Your Self-Assessment Tax Return

With the deadline for submitting your Self-Assessment Tax Return just around the corner, it’s a good idea to start getting your finances in order so that you don’t have a last-minute panic.

What you need to know about Corporation Tax

What you need to know about Corporation Tax

When you set up and run a limited company using our online bookkeeping service, it’s important to understand how Corporation Tax works. Corporation Tax is based on the profits your company makes; so you must ensure you set aside enough of your company’s income to pay the tax by or before the deadline. Late or inaccurate payment could mean you face fines and penalties from HMRC.

Christmas party expenses guide

Christmas Gifting Expenses Guide, for Limited Companies.

Christmas is fast approaching and in the season of goodwill you may be thinking of hosting a gathering or buying a few gifts for colleagues or customers. Here’s a quick reminder of the relevant tax relief rules, so you can be generous without running into trouble with HMRC.