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David Cameron announces plans to cut 3,000 business regulations

Prime Minister David Cameron announced to the Federation of Small Businesses that he intended to remove 3,000 regulations which are…

Are you keeping good records?

In the eight years that we have been accountants for small businesses we have seen that the standard of records…

How confident are you about your pension knowledge?

There is a lack of knowledge surrounding pensions among women, which is leading to decreased confidence in making choices, according…

Pensions charge cap to be delayed until April 2015

The introduction of a cap on pension charges will be delayed by a year in an attempt to make the…

Should the opt-out option be removed from auto enrolment pensions?

Saving into a workplace pension should be compulsory, with no opt-out option available, according to influential think tank the Policy…

Is your practice losing money through payroll inefficiencies?

Millions of pounds are being wasted in the NHS each year through overpayments and inefficiencies in payroll, a report has…

Do you know the difference between contractual and auto enrolment pensions?

The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has published a document offering guidance as it has been announced that many employers are finding…

What are your business priorities for 2014?

Increasing profits and growing their customer base are two of the most common priorities businesses have for 2014, as four…

Could we see a higher charge cap on auto enrolment pensions?

Last year we wrote about how The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) had set out options for capping charges…