VAT – What can you do to avoid a shock bill

VAT – What can you do to avoid a shock bill

Almost every business in the UK with revenues exceeding £85,000 in the previous 12 months must apply to register for VAT, with most businesses haviing to submit VAT returns to HMRC on a quarterly basis.  This is the VAT threshold for the 2019/2020 tax year but can...
Stamp Out Bullying In The Workplace

Stamp Out Bullying In The Workplace

After reading a very informative blog by Salon Services I thought i would share this information with you, Bullying doesn’t only happen on the school playground,  it can happen at any point during your lifetime.  Research conducted by the Trades Union Congress...
Who likes free money???

Who likes free money???

  ‘The manner of giving is worth more than the gift’ – an inspiring quote by french tragedian Pierre Corneille, but to have those gifts tax exempt would make proceedings much sweeter for you.  Christmas is just around the corner and we are all now...

How to Incentivise Salon Managers and Receptionists

There are a variety of ways to reward Salon Managers and Receptionists but it’s important to first understand your staff’s needs as well as aligning those needs with your business. In this post, I’m going to explore the benefits of incentives, reward ideas and provide...
What the Spring Budget Means for SMEs

What the Spring Budget Means for SMEs

The Spring Budget 2019 The Spring Budget was announced on March 13th by Chancellor Philip Hammond.  Whilst the announcement may be a fiscal ‘non -event’ for many with Brexit dominating the stage,  there are some interesting developments to take note of.   Minimum Wage...