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Do I Need a Business Plan?
05 Feb 2021

Do I Need a Business Plan?

We’ve reached the end of our ‘Know Your Numbers with Mel’ series!

Do You Need a Management Report?
26 Jan 2021

Do You Need a Management Report?

The final 2 videos in our ‘Know Your Numbers with Mel’ series are taken from the questions section of the workshop.

Know your Financial Numbers
22 Jan 2021

Know your Financial Numbers

Do you have an annual business plan, annual forecast or ongoing reporting and accountability?

Protect your Assets
18 Jan 2021

Protect your Assets

“The profitability, cash flow and value of your business affects you personally. If your business isn’t profitable and doesn’t have much cash available you won’t be able to pay yourself and have the kind of life you want”

Enhance the Value of your Business
15 Jan 2021

Enhance the Value of your Business

Video 11 of our ‘Know Your Numbers with Mel’ series looks at the different ways you can enhance the value of your business including implementing a clear plan, documenting organisation structure and roles and more.

Identify Your Key Drivers
12 Jan 2021

Identify Your Key Drivers

The key drivers of business value are different for every business.

The Business 101 Cycle
30 Dec 2020

The Business 101 Cycle

In video 9 of our ‘Know Your Numbers with Mel’ series I demonstrate how businesses can use the Business 101 Cycle to demonstrate profit and loss.

Turnover is Vanity and Profit is Sanity
23 Dec 2020

Turnover is Vanity and Profit is Sanity

Clients often ask me about the difference between profit and cash, in the latest video from our ‘Know Your Numbers with Mel’ series I take a look at why they say turnover is vanity and profit is sanity.

New VAT Rules For The Construction Sector Start On 1st March 2021!
09 Feb 2021

New VAT Rules For The Construction Sector Start On 1st March 2021!

New VAT rules are due to come into effect this March which will impact on accounting for VAT for transactions in the construction sector. The new rules are called “the domestic reverse charge for supplies of building and construction services”.

Did You Defer VAT Payments Last Year?
03 Feb 2021

Did You Defer VAT Payments Last Year?

If you took advantage of the offer to defer VAT payments falling due between 20 March 2020 and 30 June 2020 – to help out with the impact of COVID disruption – you now have three choices. You can:

Repay Private Petrol and Save Tax
03 Feb 2021

Repay Private Petrol and Save Tax

At first sight, company cars drivers whose private fuel costs are met by their employers may seem to be onto a good thing, but there is a nasty tax hit…

Online Payment Plans
03 Feb 2021

Online Payment Plans

Almost 25,000 Self-Assessment customers have set up an online payment plan to manage their tax liabilities in up to 12 monthly instalments, totalling £69.1 million, HMRC revealed recently.

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