22 November

Budget 2017 Digest

No Change to the VAT Threshold and Support for First-Time Buyers but Major Changes to Tax Reliefs Under Venture Capital Schemes and a Possible Threat Ahead for Contractors in the Private Sector. The Chancellor of the Exchequer used the Autumn Budget in the UK to unveil some significant tax changes. However, for small businesses and […]

19 November

Budget 2017 – What May Be In Store For The Entrepreneur and Investor

The 2017 UK Budget will be delivered to parliament by the Chancellor of the Exchequer on Wednesday this week and, in advance of this, the press has been awash with speculation of what may be included. Whilst much of this is driven by special interest groups, a good measure is ‘kite-flying’ by the government to […]

9 October

How to prepare for GDPR

Jon Cooper, Director of CooperFaure Accountants covers the following: To understand what GDPR is. To learn what processes firms will need to put in place. To understand how the regulation can benefit a firm. Click here to read the article. If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us on tax@cooperfaure.co.uk.

29 September

The Essential Areas you must Consider to Take your Business to the Next Level

John Warchus, partner in Moore Blatch’s Corporate group in Richmond, specialising in commercial and technology law has shared his knowledge and experience in the following fields: Company Structure  Shareholder Agreements  Running the Business   Jon Cooper, Director of CooperFaure Accountants has outlined the following topics: Business Plan  Investments  Grants  R&D Tax Credits   Is your Company Structure Optimal? Incorporating a Limited liability company is normally the most […]

22 August

How GDPR will Benefit Small & Medium Sized Companies in the Long Term

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Jon Cooper, Director of CooperFaure Accountants and Company Secretary at SteelEye, a compliance tech and data analytic firm, discusses how businesses can begin preparations for GDPR’s impending deadline and the benefits they may see as a result. Click here to read the article. If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us […]

3 August

Webinar Presentation – The Fundraising For Start Ups

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Watch our ninety minute webinar on Fundraising for Start Ups here and you can download the presentation. In addition, you can register here for our next webinar on the Next Level Funding for an Early Stage Business which will be on Tuesday 15th August at 7:30pm.

30 July

Advanced Subscription Agreements – The New Alternative Funding Mechanism?

A traditional route for companies to raise investment in the start-up and early stage has been to offer investors shares in the business in return for their funding. In the United Kingdom, this can usually be underpinned by the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) and Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) which offer the investor some hugely […]

14 July

BREAKING NEWS – The Treasury Announce a Delay and Reboot of Making Tax Digital

Following intense lobbying from the Treasury Committees, business, software developers and the accountancy profession, including CooperFaure, the government have announced a delay and a reboot of Making Tax Digital. In the Budget before the election, the intention was for it to be mandatory all businesses to report quarterly and keep records digitally starting in April […]

20 June

Who Needs to Complete a UK Tax Return?

In the UK, we are in the fortunate position where most people earning a PAYE salary or wage or receiving a pension do not need to complete a tax return. However, each year, as working and lifestyle patterns change, the number of tax returns increases.  More than 11,500,000 were filed for the 2015-16 tax year. […]

14 May

Ever Wondered Why the Tax Year in the UK Starts on 6th April?

Have you ever wondered why the tax year in the United Kingdom runs from 6th April to 5th April?  The reason is steeped in history. Prior to 1752, the New Year’s Day in Britain used to be in on 25th March, the Spring Quarter day, and the tax year started on the same day. Back in […]