Our blog aims to bring you useful information in a jargon free way and keep you up to date with the changes affecting your business. Look out for tax saving tips too!
Latest Technology Updates from Xerocon
13th February 2015
This week Carol and I attended the hugely anticipated Xerocon in London it’s the UK’s biggest fintech conference with over 800 attendees.
Autumn Statement 2014
4th December 2014
The two big announcements yesterday by the chancellor were reforms of the stamp duty system and the new Diverted Profits tax aimed at multinational companies using aggressive tax planning to avoid paying tax in the UK.
A great night at our Launchpad Event
25th October 2014
To celebrate the sucess of our first ever Launch Pad Event we are pleased to be able to offer free trials of Xero software from now until the end of November.
We won an award!
20th October 2014
We are totally over the moon to have won a prestigious NatWest Venus Award in the ‘Small Business’ category for the Brighton & Sussex region. We will now be entered into the national Venus Awards which will be announced in January 2015. The Venus awards are fairly new in Brighton so if you haven’t heard […]
Five SME benefits to utilising cloud-based accounting software
10th October 2014
Cloud computing is rapidly changing the way businesses are able to operate, prioritise and plan for the future. As part of this revolution, small to medium sized businesses are embracing the benefits of using cloud-based accounting software to keep on top of their finances. Here are five ways cloud-based accounting can make a valuable difference […]
Get paid faster with Chaser
15th September 2014
So after testing the software for a few weeks we are pleased to say that Chaser is now live and so far we are really impressed. Chaser is a Xero add-on so it links to your Xero account and allows you to set up automated emails to your customers to chase up payment of invoices. […]
Should I be VAT registered?
5th August 2014
There are a number of questions that we are asked on a regular basis so we decided to do a series of blogs covering our frequently asked questions. VAT is a complicated subject matter but the first step is knowing if you should be registered. Firstly, you do not have to register for VAT until […]
We are Venus Awards Finalists!
28th July 2014
We are very excited to have been selected as finalists for Small Business of the Year in this year’s Brighton & Sussex Venus Awards. Many of the awards are selected by public vote with finalists putting together video messages to win votes but ours is judged by the award sponsor Natwest. The Venus awards celebrate […]
Flat rate scheme for VAT
12th July 2014
It’s not very often I get to say to clients that they can make money out of HMRC but for some of my clients the Flat Rate VAT scheme can do this. If all your customers are VAT registered businesses and you are in the right industry registering for this scheme can increase your businesses […]