COVID-19/Coronavirus – Advice for Businesses 18 March 2020

At the time of writing, the advice and information from the HM Government is changing on a daily basis. However, the latest announcements relating to financial help to businesses will hopefully provide some comfort to everyone. Helpline HMRC now have a dedicated...

Coronavirus – Advice for Business Preparations

The spread of Coronavirus doesn’t show any signs of slowing down, so are you prepared as a business for any measures you may need to take? The virus can be passed on when there is close contact with an infected person.  This can be either by being inhaled into...

Company Insolvency

A recent release of statistics from the Government’s Insolvency Service shows that in the second quarter of 2019 there has been an 11.9% increase of companies becoming insolvent compared to the previous year. We are all familiar with large businesses becoming...

GDPR Regulations

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force on 25 May 2018 and its primary aim was to give control to individuals over their personal data. If any business breaches these regulations, they can be fined up to €20 million or up to 4% of the annual...

Brexit – things to consider for your business

Brexit On 29th March – Brexit will happen, or something will happen, or not.  Who knows? But every business will be affected in one way or another by Brexit or at least the uncertainty surrounding it. The following must not be read as a pro or anti- Brexit – just...