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    Fat Tax Imposed by Airlines: Could this catch on?

    Fat Tax imposed by airlines – The controversial tax that many have said will never be introduced, has now begun as a Samoan airline have brought in a new policy stating that passengers must state their total weight, both body and baggage and are charged accordingly! There may have been times we have complained at

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    Do I need an accountant?

    Do I need an accountant?

    If you are self employed or run your own business, then you know that getting your books balanced and your figures correct is imperative, both to the success of your business and to avoid getting an unexpected tax bill or fine when you least expect.  Tax doesn’t have to be taxing, or so they say!

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    Limited company: Dividends and directors loans explained

    Do you really understand dividends? If you’re the director of a limited company, however large or small, it’s important that you understand the different ways in which you can be paid. Ensuring that you choose the right method could have tax advantages for both you and the company. As the director of a limited company,

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    Business borrowing

    Business Borrowing: What are the options?

    Is business borrowing as difficult as it sounds? You have been dreaming up your new business venture, have a business plan that Alan Sugar would be proud of and are ready to embark on your self employed journey of a lifetime. There is just one thing standing in your way- money. Money to set your

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    Leasing Company Cars or Vans

    What are the benefits to leasing company cars? Leasing company cars and vans instead of buying them outright brings with it a number of benefits, especially when finances are tight. By leasing your vehicles – which basically means renting them from a company for a monthly payment – you can get access to brand new

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    Self-Assement is it really that hard?

    Self Assessment: Is it really that hard?

    You’ve had a great idea for a new business, and now it’s time to hand in your notice, and set up alone. Or at least it would be, except for that one black cloud looming on the horizon. And that black cloud is taking the shape of a tax inspector, waving a Self Assessment tax

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