Leaving The EU: What It Means For EU VAT

  Leaving the EU so far has been a lot like Madonna’s song, Hung Up. As Mads says: time goes by so slowly… every little thing that you say or do… I’m hung up on you. It can feel hard to tear ourselves from the news and what on earth is going to happen next? I […]

Leaving The EU: What It Means For Your Business

  It’s been like a rollercoaster without a seatbelt since the result of the UK EU referendum. It’s time to gather our energies and adjust to whatever the new realities are going to be. I’ll be covering: Leaving The EU: What’s Going To Happen Next? Leaving The EU: How Does It Affect Your Business? Leaving […]

Can You Hire Friends In Your Business & Not Fall Out?

There’s so much advice about hiring friends in your business. OMG don’t do it, it’s a disaster! OMG, you’ll LOVE it, best thing I ever did! To be clear I’m talking about hiring your friend in a freelance self employed capacity here. Although a lot of the same principles apply to employed, when your friend […]

How To Use Essential Oils For Your Tax Return

I LOVE essential oils. It’s like inhaling nature. In fact, essential oils are one of my little secrets for why my tax return is done by the end of the summer and not in January (yes, it used to be January, so stressful). In February and March I get my records ready for when the tax […]

How To Save Your Tax Return So You Can Find It

You’re diligent about saving your self assessment tax return to your laptop or computer every year. You know how important it is to have that file, and to have at least 2 backups, in different places. You know having a copy of your tax return is a legal requirement. Who has done all that and […]

Why Hiring A VA Relieves Your Accounts Overwhelm

It’s Sunday afternoon. It’s been a long week. You’re settling down to watch a film and get a rest, finally, when you spy a box sitting innocently on the corner of your coffee table. It’s a lovely box. You chose it specially. A gorgeous shade of dusky pink with applique tea roses and just a hint […]