Merry Christmas 2019 from Seagrave French!

Here at Seagrave French we’ve had an extremely busy year, full of growth and development. We wanted to share some of the major changes in our business in the video below: For many, the Christmas period is a time for people to relax, and enjoy time with their...

ISAs as a way to save money

Individual Savings Accounts (ISAs) are a popular way to save money. With good reason. You don’t pay any tax on interest on cash in an ISA or income or capital gains from investments in an ISA. There are four types of ISAs – cash, stocks and shares, innovative finance...

The Gift Aid Trick

Gift Aid feels like a win-win doesn’t it? Donating through Gift Aid means that the charity can claim an extra 25p on every £1 you give. It doesn’t cost you anything. It gets better though if you pay a higher rate of tax. If you pay 40% or more on any portion of your...

Want to reward employees at Christmas?

Want to reward employees at Christmas? There are better ways than cash or a bonus in their pay. Individual gifts under £50 in value (excl cash and vouchers) are exempt from tax. And there is no limit to the number of individual gifts. It must be a gift though, and not...