Making Tax Digital: The pros and cons of bridging software

Making Tax Digital(MTD) is creeping over the horizon, and April 2019 will be here before you know it. Yet, even with the deadline looming, I’m still being asked about the best way to prepare – especially if you’re using spreadsheets. Now, in my opinion, making the switch to a fully cloud-based accounting software platform is […]

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What is ‘Making Tax Digital’ anyway?

I read recently that almost a quarter of UK businesses haven’t heard of Making Tax Digital (MTD). What’s more, 66% of the businesses surveyed only know a handful of details about the programme, or simply recognised the name, while 25% of those aware of MTD have made absolutely no preparations. So, I’m here to set the […]

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Develop your business – simple ideas that really work for entrepreneurs

Have you heard about our new book? This book, written by me, Philip Caplan, Steve Pipe and Mark Wickersham, is packed full of real life examples that will help transform the way you run your business… with dramatic results.  Claim your free copy of “Develop your business – simple ideas that really work for entrepreneurs”. […]

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Why all accountants are not the same

It’s difficult for us to give you advice about choosing an accountant, since we are accountants. But one of the things that is important to consider when you are looking for an accountant is the element of connection that you have with that accountant. Just about any accountant is capable of delivering you a set […]

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Changing our website – again!

You may have noticed our Caplan Associates website has a slightly new look and feel. We haven’t changed it massively, but we wanted a bit of an update, and a refresh of our previous site. While we as your accountants don’t pretend to be experts in the area of online marketing, it’s important to us […]

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Caplan Associates and KashFlow

We’re big fans of cloud accounting at Caplan Associates, and we especially love KashFlow. KashFlow provides solutions for managing the financial side of your business. When our clients are using KashFlow, we can view their data in real time, or if we are chatting with a client on the phone, both parties can be viewing […]

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