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Remote possibilities

Your cloud practice is growing rapidly so you need new team members. Offering remote and flexible working would enable you to recruit from a wider geographical area and hence talent pool. But how do you make...

A flexible future

I’m just back from realising my dream of living in the south of France, while my children attended the local primary school to learn French. I spent about two years preparing the business so I could ma...

How we became one of the world’s most inspiring accountants

Savage Beauty - Pillow May's expertise and inspirational qualities in action

Current Fuel Advisory Rates from 1 December 2018

Fuel advisory rates are used to calculate the amount of VAT a company can reclaim relating to the fuel element of the mileage allowance payments. These rates are also used for mileage claims when an individu...

Making Tax Digital: your questions answered

What is Making Tax Digital (MTD)? Making Tax Digital (MTD) is part of the Government’s plan to digitise the UK tax system, by replacing paper tax returns with digital returns. This means that maintaining pap...

How not to fall prey to a cyber attack

What is APP fraud? Cyber-crime is invasive; it sneaks into our homes, infiltrates our offices and seeps into our mobile devices – leaving victims embarrassed; vulnerable; devastated, and it is now the most c...

Our Autumn Budget 2018 summary

Please read our Autumn 2018 Budget summary to see the key announcements that we feel most affect our clients: Personal Tax The Government are no longer planning to scrap Class 2 National Insurance Contributi...

Marriage tax allowance – are you missing out?

If you are married or in a civil partnership you may be entitled to a tax break called the marriage tax allowance. The marriage tax allowance is a way for couples to transfer a proportion of their personal t...

Parent and business owner – the great time challenge

A large majority of small business owners are balancing work with parenthood – many even starting their own businesses to seek greater flexibility and job satisfaction by becoming their own boss. Howev...

Pillow May in action – Savage Beauty

Savage Beauty is a high-end beauty salon offering treatments and a retail space for clients wanting expert personalised skincare advice. It is based in the Wiltshire town of Devizes and was opened by owner E...

Expert view from Jessica Pillow

Read the latest from Jessica Pillow, our managing director and an influential thought leader, industry speaker, business adviser, cloud technology consultant and busy mum…