Last minute help!

Other accountants are running around panicking about getting their existing tax return completed around now. Here at Seagrave French, we are extremely organised and able to help people who have left things a bit late. On Wednesday night an old client (who had left us...

“Busy Season” – Boring!

“Busy Season” – Boring! When I meet another accountant at this time of the year, they all ask “how are you getting on with your tax returns?” – Boring! It seems that most accountants enjoy the fact that they’re extra busy ahead of the tax filing deadline of the 31st...

Are all your eggs in one basket?

Some shocking news to you: Most business owners do not diversify enough. Most of their wealth is tied up in one big asset; their business. It’s an easy position to get into because all you hard work goes into making your business a success, and a successful business...

Don’t fall for the HMRC scams.

There have been nearly 1m reports of scams involving HMRC during 2018/2019, typically emails or even worse calls to tax payer’s mobile phones. They normally mention outstanding tax and threaten that warrants will be put out for the tax payer’s arrest. They make the...