FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT - 07.06.2021
Guarding against supplier insolvency
Data shows that despite coronavirus government support, levels of insolvent business debt increased last year. When the support ends, there is likely to be a spike in insolvencies. How can you protect yourself against supplier insolvency?
RAISING FINANCE - 07.06.2021
How to use the seed enterprise investment scheme
If your company is less than two years old and you are looking for finance to expand, the seed enterprise investment scheme (SEIS) could make it attractive for investors. How does it work and does your company qualify?
CASH FLOW - 07.06.2021
Using VAT to improve cash flow
Cash flow is the lifeline of many companies and in these difficult economic times it’s more important than ever. While VAT is usually viewed in a negative light, there are ways you can use it to improve cash flow. What are they?
EXPENSES - 07.06.2021
Travel, tax and “temporary” workplaces
Some staff must work across various sites for extended periods (temporary workplaces). The First-tier Tribunal (FTT) recently considered the tax implications for travel costs in such cases. What was the outcome?
LOANS - 07.06.2021
When to notify HMRC of employee loans
Some companies have helped staff out with hardship loans during the pandemic. What are the tax rules on these and what needs to be reported to HMRC?
EXIT PLANNING - 07.06.2021
Share buy-back in instalments
One of the original owners of your company wants to retire and has asked if the company can buy back his shares. As the company doesn’t have sufficient funds to pay for them all in one go, can it do a share buy-back over several years?