Accounting for Associates and Locums

Accounting for associates We offer full advice and tailored service to associates and locums who work in the healthcare sector. Being experienced in this sector we have an intimate understanding of the nature of the work involved and expectations of the practitioner them self. Changes on the horizon Doctors, Surgeons and Senior Management are now self employed, and many also have businesses outside of the NHS, this complicates their financial records when submitting separate tax returns and c...
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Tax saving initiatives

Businesses of all shapes and sizes are currently facing a highly favourable environment for investment. A number of tax reliefs and incentives are available to business seeking to secure investment, in addition to the growing sources of finance such as peer-to-peer lending and crowdfunding. Businesses may also qualify for help with business rates or tax relief for research and development. In this article we list the various reliefs and incentives available. Business rate relief Ma...
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New statutory payment rates issued

New statutory payment rates issued The Department for Work and Pensions has announced new statutory payment rates for 2013-14, which are due to take effect from April 2013. The rates for maternity, paternity and adoption pay will rise by £1.33 a week on the 2012-13 rates. For Statutory Sick Pay, the weekly increase on the 2012-13 rate is 85p. The new weekly payments will be: Statutory payment type Rate Statutory Maternity Pay (SMP) £136.78 Ordinary Statutory Paternit...
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Office tax perks to be reviewed

Office tax perks to be reviewed   The Government is to review tax-free perks offered by many employers to their staff, which could have an impact on office Christmas parties. Chancellor George Osborne has asked the Office for Tax Simplification (OTS) to carry out a review of workplace expenses to see if more tax should be paid. This includes cheap fuel in company cars, Christmas gifts to staff from employers, subsidised food in staff canteens, discounts for staff on their employer’...
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