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Apprentice to Accountant

Plus Accounting were recently asked to speak at the Career’s Week at Varndean College and I spoke about the apprenticeship route that I am taking in order to become a fully qualified, chartered accountant.

Guest Blog The Marketing Eye: How to measure your return on investment in marketing

The statement "I know half of my advertising is wasted, the trouble is I don't know which half" was famously made by John Wanamaker, a retailer from Philadelphia in the 19th Century.

What is Making Tax Digital (MTD) and how is this going to affect the bookkeeping of my business and my relationship with my accountant?

Making Tax Digital (MTD) is the government’s plan to make it easier for businesses to get their tax right in real time, and a more effective way of reporting to HMRC.

What The Tech is the best business account for me?

Setting up a new business can be a daunting task, and while there are a few guides to help you get started, one of the most important things is where to put your money, and how to keep as much of it as you can!

Marriage Allowance – Do you need any other reason to tie the knot?

For a whole variety of reasons these days many couples choose to co-habit, rather than marry. There are advantages to this set up, not only avoiding the cost of an expensive wedding.

Legal expenses and corporation tax

Whether legal fees are allowable or not can sometimes cause confusion for directors of small companies.

Monthly Xero Apps Update

Take a look at our monthly update on the latest Xero Apps for businesses just like yours.

Guest Blog The Marketing Eye: How to measure your return on investment in marketing – part 2

In part one, we looked at what you should measure and the difference between leading and lagging indicators of success. But how should you calculate your return and the amount you need to be investing?

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