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Whitewash or Investigative Journalism at its finest?

Published On: 14/08/2014

Channel 4 has commissioned a three-episode fly-on-the-wall documentary series about H M Revenue & Customs (HMRC), set to be aired in 2015.

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Cloud Accounting – an update from the dashboard of finance

Published On: 12/08/2014

A few months ago, M&S asked me to write a blog on my experience of using Xero cloud accounting, from the point of view of a small business used to keeping records on spreadsheets rather than via cloud software.  Having now used Xero for a few months and got more used to it, M&S have asked me to comment again, both as an update on where I was previously and also as (and when) I do my first VAT return via the system.  So here goes….

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Changes to the IRS Disclosure Programme

Published On: 07/08/2014

In 2012, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced a streamlined filing compliance procedure for non-resident US taxpayers in recognition that some US taxpayers living abroad had failed to timely file US Federal Income Tax Returns or Foreign Bank Account Reporting Forms (FBARs).

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HANDS UP – who trusts HMRC to have access to your bank account?

Published On: 07/08/2014

If you are of the ‘if I have done nothing wrong then I have nothing to worry about’ school, then you should read the recent article in the Sunday Telegraph Money* about HMRC’s (HM Revenue & Customs) plans to raid taxpayers’ bank accounts for unpaid bills.

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Xero Silver Partner

Published On: 05/08/2014

We are delighted to announce that the firm has secured Silver Partner status on Xero.  This shows our commitment to the product in improving our client’s business processes and helping them grow – and our converted clients love using the Xero software.

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