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We like to keep you updated with what’s going on in the public domain and what better way than through our blogs. A lot of these issues may affect you and your business and If you really want to get to the heart of the topics published, speak to your Local AIMS Accountant and get their expert opinion.

Cashback from HMRC . . . NO we’re not joking!

Last year HMRC announced that from 6th April 2014 every business, charity and CASC will be entitled to an annual “employment allowance” of £2,000. This little gem allows businesses to reduce their liability for Class 1 secondary National Insurance Contributions. What does this mean in plain English?


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RTI – a problem shared is a problem halved

Historically, employers reported employee’s tax and National Insurance to the HMRC monthly. However, times have changed. People are changing jobs more frequently than ever before, so the PAYE system sometimes struggles to ensure that tax codes are up to date.


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Accountants have to be more than just number crunchers, and here's why . . .

The world-wide-web is rife with comparison websites analysing the best deal for the customer. Websites like ‘Go Compare’ and ‘Compare the Market’ highlight service sectors such as insurance, banking rates, travel and energy - all focused on the cheapest service or the best product. Martin the money saving expert urges people to use websites like these to get the best deal and where a better rate is available, to switch and save money.


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