Posts Tagged: assets

Should I buy a car through my business?

Are you thinking about getting a new car? Maybe the old one has given up the ghost and it’s time for an upgrade? If a new set of wheels is on the cards there lots of options to consider, buy outright, buy on finance, new or second-hand. Another factor in the equation is your business…. Read more »

What expenses can I claim for my business website?

When was the last time you used a phone directory to look for a business or service? If you’re anything like me, it’s just easier to Google for the information and take a look through the websites that are returned. A business that doesn’t have a website is much less likely to get my custom,… Read more »

Summer budget secrets and what they mean for you.

There was a lot of media coverage over the Chancellor’s summer budget with the usual discussion over average households, who will benefit and who will lose. Flying pretty much under the radar, almost unnoticed through all of this, were some budget changes that will have significant impact on small businesses in the UK. These budget… Read more »

Confused about categorising equipment?

Let’s call a spade, a spade! Unfortunately not so simple in the world of accounting. Whether you are a sole trader or limited company, there are a number of different ways in which purchases of equipment and tools can be categorised in your accounts. If you are doing your own books it can be tricky… Read more »

What are capital allowances all about?

You are busily filling in your business tax return doing fine with the income and the expenses but suddenly you are brought to a grinding halt in confusion. Capital allowances, what are they all about? Will I miss out if I don’t have them? How do I work them out? Quick find an accountant! Capital… Read more »