Small firms struggle with workplace pensions. Do you need help?

Small firms struggle with workplace pensions. Do you need help?

A survey by the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has found that nearly half of the employers who must set up a workplace pension scheme for their staff in the next two years are confused about their responsibilities. The FSB’s survey revealed that 45 per cent of those asked were unclear on the rules relating to workplace pensions, while a further 25 per cent of Read more…

Changing the game for small business owners – Xero Tolerance for Unhappiness

Changing the game for small business owners – Xero Tolerance for Unhappiness

On Tuesday 23rd June, whilst travelling to the office I read this article in the Metro about Xero accounting software and its aim of bringing happiness in to the workplace. The idea is that entrepreneurs starting their own businesses can create a happy business and job fulfilment within the workplace by using the tools and technologies Xero provides to streamline business functions and allow a Read more…

Planning for your Christmas Festivities

Planning for your Christmas Festivities

It may feel like summer has only just come to an end, but soon the winter nights will be drawing in and Christmas is now less than 100 days away. As companies start thinking about how to reward their staff and clients at this time the information below sets out in brief terms the tax considerations to avoid unwanted Christmas surprises. Staff Christmas parties Christmas Read more…