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A GUIDE TO P11D REPORTING TO HMRC

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For any business owner, keeping on top of the numerous reporting demands made by HMRC can be tough work. One issue that might slip past you is filing your annual P11D returns. When, and how, to file your P11D forms is something that often gets neglected by many business owners. In this guide, we break down what this involves and why you need to make sure your P11Ds are completed and filed correctly. Some of the key points that we cover include:
What is a P11D?
When and how to file your P11D
What constitutes an employee benefit?
What should be included as part of a P11D return?
Getting help with your P11Ds 

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HOW TO REGISTER AS A CHARITY AND WHAT TO CONSIDER

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Charities play a key part in UK aid and are instrumental in assisting thousands of people all across Britain and further afield. Whilst there is a huge variety of charities already in existence, new charities are still being registered all the time. Although setting up a charity is a fantastic way to help others, there are still many things to consider. Some of the main points you need to address when looking to register a charity are;
What is a charity?
Is registering as a charity the right option for me?
Choosing a charity name and structure
Writing your governing document
Selecting trustees
Getting help with setting up as a charitable organisation for legal and tax advantages

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EVERYONE NEEDS A BUDGET. HOW TO SET ONE FOR YOUR BUSINESS

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For any business owner it is essential to plan and closely manage your business’ financial performance. Creating a budget is the best way to keep both your business, and its finances, on the right track. In this article, we break down the steps you need to follow to create a realistic budget for your business. Some of the key points that we cover include:
Why does my business need a budget?
The benefits of setting a budget.
How do I set a budget for my business?
How do I ensure my budget is accurate?
Why you should review your budget regularly.
Getting help with creating a budget for your business.

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HOW TO FIND A WILL WRITER AND WHAT TO CONSIDER

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Writing a will is not a topic many of us want to think about but it’s still a vital part of inheritance planning. Without a proper will, your money and possessions might not be distributed the way you’d like. Hiring a will writer can help you deal with this essential part of financial planning. This article will cover how to find a will writer and discuss points like:
Why you need a will
How will writers can help you
The best way to find a will writer
Things you need to consider when choosing a will writer
How to update your will and to keep it safe
How to get help with will writing and inheritance planning

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IMPORTANT DATES – DIFFERENCES BETWEEN FISCAL AND ACCOUNTING YEAR ENDS. WHEN YOU NEED TO FILE YOUR ACCOUNTS, PAY YOUR TAXES, VAT, ETC.

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Knowing your business’ tax deadlines is the key to business success. But staying on top of the various dates can be confusing, especially when you notice certain sources talking about the fiscal year while others might mention the accounting year. In order to help you navigate the world of tax deadlines, this guide will help you understand:
What is a Fiscal Year
What is an Accounting Year
The Benefits of Matching Your Fiscal and Accounting Year
The Most Important Dates for Your Accounting Needs
How We Can Help You with Your Tax Returns

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PROPERTY INVESTING – WHERE TO START AND HOW TO BUILD YOUR PORTFOLIO

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Property investing remains a popular investment strategy in the UK. You can enjoy a stable income without too big of a time investment. But starting and building your property portfolio takes a bit of an effort. In this short guide, we’ll show you the key aspects of property investing. We’ll answer questions like:
What is a property portfolio?
What does property investing require?
How can you build a property portfolio?
How to find help for your property investing?

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Brexit Homework

Brexit Homework – How your business should be preparing for Brexit

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While there is still no certainty around Brexit, businesses across sectors are preparing for Brexit and all the eventualities. If there’s anything certain in the current situation, it’s that the road ahead will provide businesses with both challenges and opportunities. The better prepared your business is, the easier it will be to weather the storms and navigate the situation in style. As the new Brexit deadline looms closer, it’s time to start thinking about conducting those final preparations with your business. But what kind of Brexit homework should a business do? This guide will cover things like:

• What is the latest Brexit situation?
• What are the key things to do in preparation for Brexit?
• How to get the right help to prepare for Brexit?

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