Changes to the taxation of dividend income – don’t lose out!

For as long as I can remember (and that’s a long time!) rumours have abounded that dividends would become subject to National Insurance. At present there are considerable savings in National Insurance contributions (NIC) to be made if a minimal amount is paid as salary and any balance of a remuneration package is paid as […]

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Holidays: a time to reflect on your start-up business

Holidays are a great time to step back from the everyday stress of running a business and to reflect on the future of the company. But, as a busy business owner, can you justify that holiday? The point you’re at on your business journey informs how you view that summer break. If you’re a start-up, […]

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Running your business from your mobile

Running your own business can be hard work. It takes time, organisation and an ability to multi-task to keep things ticking over while also doing the meat and potatoes of delivering your products and services. So wouldn’t it be great if you could run your business from anywhere at any time? And wouldn’t it be […]

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Getting an insightful view of the property market

The property market can be a fickle beast to tame. It’s very difficult to predict too far ahead where real estate and house prices are concerned, and that’s principally down to the ever-changing nature of the marketplace. Changes happen all the time and the value of properties, the rates of interest and the availability of […]

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