What kind of business owner are you?

What kind of business owner are you?

In my experience, business owners fall into two categories: In business for comfort In business to make a difference Both are OK, but I believe whichever category you fall into makes a big difference to whether or not you succeed. I’ll start with comfort. Get...
HMRC Response Times – you won’t believe this!

HMRC Response Times – you won’t believe this!

If HMRC makes a request from you they normally set a deadline for when they expect a response. If you don’t comply they then tend to issue a formal request which incurs a hefty fine for noncompliance. But what about when you’re waiting for something from them,...
VAT green reliefs and energy efficiency

VAT green reliefs and energy efficiency

Following recent government publicity regarding the provision of grants to encourage householders to make their homes more energy efficient; together with concerns about potential risks to the gas supply and rising costs means clients are increasingly interested in...