The Plus Approach: Blogs

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Making Tax Digital removed from Finance Bill 2017

28 Apr 17

Quickly following the announcement of the general election in June 2017, the government have now removed the legislation implementing Making Tax Digital (MTD) from the Finance Bill 2017.

Tax-Free Childcare scheme vs Childcare Voucher scheme

10 Apr 17

On 28 April 2017 we finally see the introduction of the Tax-Free Childcare scheme aimed at helping working parents with the cost of childcare. This scheme is set to replace the existing Childcare Voucher scheme.

Why it is important to support the future generation of employees

04 Apr 17

BrightSparks, a scheme that gives youngster from some of Brighton’s most vulnerable families 12 months of technology mentorship, has received new backing from the city’s top ten tech firms.

Split Year Treatment and Leaving the UK

04 Apr 17

If you are considering leaving the UK to go overseas then it may be possible for you to claim split year treatment. You have to be UK tax resident during the UK tax year concerned to be able to consider a claim being made.

Split Year Treatment and the Statutory Residence Test

04 Apr 17

The general premise when the Statutory Residence Test was first introduced on 6th April 2013, was that you are either considered as UK tax resident or not resident for UK taxation.

How EMI Share Option Schemes can work for you

28 Mar 17

Paul, Managing Director of Plus Accounting and Tim Smith and Robert Hutchins of Griffith Smith Farrington Webb discussed the key features of EMI schemes and what you need to understand before implementing one in to your company.

Budget for Limited Companies?

14 Mar 17

A mixed message from the Budget last week for business people wondering whether to use a limited company or to operate as an unincorporated sole trader/partnership from April 2018.

Spring Budget 2017 Report

09 Mar 17

Chancellor Philip Hammond described his irst and last Spring Budget as one that “takes forward our plan to prepare Britain for a brighter future”. Download your free Spring Budget Report.

How do I switch to Xero?

07 Mar 17

Are you thinking about converting from an existing bookkeeping package? Are you new to bookkeeping and thinking about cloud accounting? The process doesn’t have to be scary – we can help!

How to become an accountant

28 Feb 17

Accountancy continues to be viewed as a stable career and one which is considered to be very diverse.

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