Now as the tax year draws to a close, it is a good time to ensure that you have considered all the options when it comes to reducing your tax bill with tax planning. In this article we look at what you could be thinking about now to legitimately reduce your liabilities. (more…)
February 26, 2013
April 2012 will be upon us in no time and brings with it a significant reduction to the reliefs available under the current capital allowances legislation. It’s currently possible to write off 100% of the cost of acquiring new business equipment (classified as plant and machinery) to the value of £100,000 as a tax deductable expense in the year of expenditure. (more…)
July 21, 2011
Much continues to be written about green businesses and the importance of corporate social responsibility (CSR). Research has shown its importance for reputation management. A study published in the Journal of Reputation Management showed clearly that firms who had a reputation for “doing good” bounced back much more quickly after an industry crisis compared with their less altruistic counterparts. In effect, their CSR policies had an “inoculating effect”, creating a “reservoir of goodwill” among stakeholders. In addition to the public relations benefits, the right strategy can also deliver a significant financial advantage as this article will highlight with an overview of the different green tax breaks relevant for small to medium sized businesses.
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