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Wow what a week! I'm now a business premises owner!

Our wedding anniversary whistled by and was kinda encompassed by some much bigger news, which has meant I have not been on the blog as much as normal: I am a business premises owner!  256 more words


Get started!

Firstly congratulations! You have an idea/product/service and you want to make a business out of it! Now it is time to get started. From the outset you need to ensure that you choose the right legal structure to help enhance your business. 825 more words


Sole Trader versus Limited Company - explained.

You’ve made the brave decision to go ahead with your business idea and work for yourself. This is great news. It also means your to-do list is endless.   764 more words

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Business owners hit by new dividend tax

There were many announcements in the budget but one change that perhaps did not get the attention that it deserved was the taxation of dividends. There has been a significant change in the taxation of dividend income and this will impact on the directors and shareholders of many small companies. 167 more words

What is Overlap Profit?

Overlap Profit affects Sole Traders and Partnerships, here are a couple of examples from BIM81080

Example 1 – one overlap period

A business commences on 1 October 2010. 356 more words

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Horizon2020 Vouchers: Beyond Innovation Voucher grants

Progressing from an Innovation Voucher? These grants are all about partnering with others, mostly Universities. Here’s the EU site with full details and a summary for quick reference from Aberdeen University: 21 more words


Can you save tax by transferring your self employed losses to a company?

If you are self employed and your business makes losses you have the following options to use the losses:

  1. You can reduce your current year tax bill…
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