Finance Article – June/July 22

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National Minimum Wage Rate 2022

I’ve heard the national minimum wages figures are going up from April, what will they be? […]

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Money Matters – June/July 22

Money On My Mind – The Martin Lewis Column

He’s the UK’s leading money saving expert – a journalist and presenter who has kept millions of pounds in people’s pockets as well as lifting the lid on the threats and dangers we need to be aware of as consumers.

In this month’s column, Martin Lewis looks at haggling, and discusses whether it’s a dying art into which we need to breathe new life. […]

By |June 7th, 2022|Finance, Magazine Articles|Comments Off on Money Matters – June/July 22

Citizens Advice Column – June/July 22

Scam Awareness Fortnight 2022 (SAF22) – Don’t Let Scammers Steal From You

It’s that time of year again. Citizens Advice, alongside prominent partners like the Trading Standards, will be launching national Scam Awareness Fortnight (SAF22) in mid-June. […]

By |June 6th, 2022|Finance, Magazine Articles|Comments Off on Citizens Advice Column – June/July 22

Finance Article – April/May 22

Your Questions Answered by TaxAssist Accountants

When does Making Tax Digital for VAT come in for my business?

I am registered for VAT but trading below the current VAT threshold, when do I need to be registered for Making Tax Digital for VAT by? […]

By |April 12th, 2022|Finance, Magazine Articles|Comments Off on Finance Article – April/May 22

Citizens Advice Column – April/May 22

Be A Confident Eco-Friendly Consumer: Separating The Scams And The Rogues From The Good Deals

If you’re looking to be an environmentally friendly consumer it’s important to make sure you can be confident in your purchasing decisions. […]

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Money Matters – April/May 22

Money On My Mind – The Martin Lewis Column

He’s the UK’s leading money saving expert – a journalist and presenter who has kept millions of pounds in people’s pockets as well as lifting the lid on the threats and dangers we need to be aware of as consumers. […]

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Citizens Advice Column – February/March 22

Getting Your Finances In Order – Top Tips For The New Year

Christmas is over and it’s about now that the bills start to roll in. It could be credit card bills, loan payment reminders, overdraft statements, or friends and family coming back to you to ask you to settle up. You will also soon receive, if you haven’t already, Council Tax demands for the upcoming year and, for those who pay quarterly, utility bills. […]

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Citizens Advice Column – February/March 22

Older People Not Claiming Vital Pension Credit Entitlements

According to Government research in 2019 only 6 out of 10 older people eligible for Pension Credit – the welfare benefit that tops up the income of pensioners on low incomes – claimed it. This number had barely changed since 2013 and there is no evidence that take-up rates have increased during the pandemic. […]

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Finance Article – February/March 22

Your Questions Answered by TaxAssist Accountants

Petrol versus electric cars – what are the tax differences?

I’m a business owner and am looking to replace my existing company car. My company is in the fortunate position where it can fund the purchase through the cash it holds. I’d like to buy a car which minimises environmental impact and I’ve decided to get an electric car. My current car’s CO2 rating is 142g, which leads to a big car benefit charge as I’m a higher rate taxpayer, but I would be interested in minimising this. I’m looking at purchasing a Tesla Model 3 at a list price of £41,990. […]

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Finance Article – December 21/January 22

Your Questions Answered by TaxAssist Accountants

How do I know how much I am owed by my customers?

I run a small business but struggle to keep on top of what my customers owe me, is there a way I can easily keep track of my debtors? […]

By |December 30th, 2021|Finance, Magazine Articles|Comments Off on Finance Article – December 21/January 22
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