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Care Fees Planning

Care Sector Challenges

Care Sector Briefing What will your care sector business be doing over the next 5 years? A recent Barclays Bank online provider survey showed that 65% of care home operators believe the National Living Wage will affect the viability of their business. According to  Paul Birley, Head of Healthcare at Barclays the care sector challenges are evolving;  ‘3 years ago… Read more


ISA Changes

ISA Changes- Budget 2016

The Budget 2016, delivered by the Chancellor on March 16th,  included some significant changes to the current ISA structure.  The overall ISA subscription limit is being increased from £15,240 to £20,000 with effect from 6 April 2017. The Government has also announced a new Lifetime ISA for those aged between 18 and 40 which will become… Read more


Budget 2016 Summary

Budget 2016 Summary- Key facts and figures

Whether the Budget is aimed at putting stability first or the Next Generation first, George Osborne’s eighth Budget included a number of surprise tax announcements. Mr Osborne described his Budget as being “fit for the future”, intended “to keep Britain living within its means”, “against a dangerous cocktail of risks”. Our Budget 2016 summary contains a few of… Read more


Construction Industry Scheme Changes

Construction Industry Scheme changes

Construction Industry Scheme changes. Are you ready? If you are in the construction industry, you will need to be aware of important legislative changes to the construction industry scheme (CIS) , which take effect from 06 April this year. From the start of the new Tax Year, the first stage of these changes comes into effect and all… Read more


Tax Credits

Family Business

Securing the future of your Family Business When people think about this it is often with a long term view to maximising the potential value on a sale or exit, but it is just as important for business owners to think about the shorter term and protecting themselves and their family from being entirely dependent… Read more