Minimum Wage – Largest Raise Ever

Millions of UK workers will see their pay rise in April 2020. The government is making the biggest ever increase in the legal minimum wage. The government has announced a 6.2% increase in the National Living Wage (NLW) for those 25 and over. The NLW will increase from...

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IR35 Tax Rules Review Launched

The government has launched a review into the new IR35 tax rules that are due to come into effect 6th April 2020. You may be affected by these rules if you are: a worker who provides their services through their intermediarya client who receives services from a worker...

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Tax Return 2019 – Due 31/01/2020

You must submit a tax return if, in the last tax year (6 April 2018 to 5 April 2019), you were self employed and earned over £1000 or you were a partner in a business partnership. If your only income is from your wages or pension, you will not usually need to send a...

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UK Manufacturing Jobs Cut as Sales Fall

Jobs in the manufacturing sector fell at the fastest rate in seven years during November as low sales squeezed the sector, according to IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index. The index fell to 48.9 last month from 49.6 in October. A figure below 50 represents...

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Welcome to our Manchester Business Network Group

Aim of the group Hi and welcome to our Manchester Business Meet up Group we are pleased you have joined us. My name is Nigel Holland, I am a Chartered Accountant and owner of Holland & Co Chartered Accountants. I have been in business for over 30 years helping small...

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Business Networking in Manchester Every Tuesday

The Crown and Anchor, Hilton St Manchester M1 2EE 5pm to 6pm. Networking is an excellent way to expand your business. We also have a free Manchester Business What's App group which you are welcome to join. The purpose of the group is to form a collection of members...

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Business Networking in Chester Second Tuesday

We host free Business Networking every second Tuesday of the month in Chester at lunchtime. 1.30 pm to 2.30pm At the Queen Hotel City Rd Chester. This business networking meeting in Chester is aimed at Chester business people who want to develop and grow their...

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Business Networking in Liverpool on First Mondays

We now hold regular Monday Business Networking in Liverpool every first Monday of the month. We would love it if you joined our group on a Monday afternoon. Business Networking is an excellent way of meeting new friends and expanding your business contacts. Even if...

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Planning a Christmas Party? Be Aware of These Tax Implications

With the festive season now in full swing, many businesses are looking to treat their employees with a seasonal party. The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) has advised employers to be aware of the tax implications associated with these...

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