July 2021 – Business Valuations

Here, Managing Partner of Clarke Nicklin Chartered Accountants, Andrew Baggott, discusses business valuations and how Clarke Nicklin can advise with this ...
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July 2021 – Personal Service Companies

Personal Service Companies 6 April 2021 saw major changes to the tax rules for workers providing services via their own ‘Personal Service Company’ (PSC). Since April 2017, the worker’s clients in the public sector have had to make decisions over the worker’s tax status; this ...
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July 2021 – Should You Be VAT Registered?

Should you be VAT registered? HMRC actively looks for businesses that have an annual turnover of £85,000 or more, as most should be VAT-registered. It gathers information from many different sources, including credit card payments and sales by wholesalers, then analyses that data and compares ...
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July 2021 – Clarke Nicklin Facilitate Employee Ownership for DJS Research

We are delighted to have supported Stockport-based market research agency, DJS Research, in becoming Employee Owned. Specialising in qualitative and quantitative research services, the £6.3m turnover agency has established a new employee ownership trust (EOT), which will now own the majority of the business. The ...
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June 2021 – Corporate Finance – Due Diligence

Our due diligence reviews/assessments ensure information is accurate and identifies appropriate considerations in specific scenarios. Here, Managing Partner, Andrew Baggott, explains how Clarke Nicklin can support and advise with due diligence. For more information on our experience in Corporate Finance, please see our portfolio of ...
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June 2021 – Corporate Finance – Disposals

If you’re thinking about a business disposal, Clarke Nicklin are here to discuss the process and ensure you achieve your objectives throughout. Here, Managing Partner, Andrew Baggott, discusses business disposals and how Clarke Nicklin can advise. Take a look at our Corporate Finance portfolio here ...
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June 2021 – Veterans’ NIC Relief

Veterans’ NIC relief From 6 April 2021, a new NIC relief came in to encourage businesses to take on new employees who are veterans of HM Armed Forces. This relief, which will apply a zero rate of employers’ NIC up to the upper secondary threshold ...
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June 2021 – Many Changes to Company Cars

Company cars - lots of changes! Take extra care when reporting company cars on Form P11D over coming weeks. For 2020/21, there were significant changes to the percentages that need to be applied to the list price of a car when calculating a benefit, namely: ...
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June 2021 – Coronavirus Support Measures

Coronavirus support measures Furloughing extended again The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) for furloughed workers has been extended until 30 September 2021. Currently, the worker must receive a minimum of 80% of ‘normal’ pay for their furloughed hours and this will continue through to September ...
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June 2021 – Elect In Good Time

Events don’t always turn out as expected. For example, you may need to wait for a later profit or loss to arise before you can judge whether it’s right to elect to change the tax treatment of an earlier transaction. This is why the law ...
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May 2021 – Acquisitions

Managing Partner of Clarke Nicklin Chartered Accountants, Andrew Baggott, in this video discusses the things you need to consider regarding business acquisitions. To discuss an acquisition, please contact Andrew on 0161 495 4700 ...
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May 2021 – Working At Home Allowance

Working at home allowance Where you are required to work at home, your employer can pay you a tax-free allowance of £6 per week (or £26 per month). For periods before 6 April 2020, the tax-free allowance was £4 per week (or £18 per month) ...
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