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Budget 2017: round-up of the key announcements

Date: 8 March 2017

By: Fiona Prior

Bringing our tax system into the digital era

Date: 8 March 2017

By: Dominic Allon

Budget 2017: Small business coverage on the Donuts

Date: 6 March 2017

By: Fiona Prior

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The big shake-up: tax and technology in 2017

Technology is changing the way businesses and accountants work together. Nick Williams of Intuit QuickBooks explains what's in store in 2017.

Date: 17 January 2017   By: Nick Williams

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Seven mistakes to avoid on your tax return

Accountant Jonathan Amponsah reveals seven common mistakes people make on their self-assessment tax returns and explains how to avoid them.

Date: 12 January 2017   By: Jonathan Amponsah

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Self-assessment 2017 - sign up for live HMRC tax webinars

Sign up to a series of live interactive tax webinars run by HMRC aimed at helping you with your 2015-16 self-assessment tax return

Date: 8 December 2016   By: Fanny Marshall

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Five ways your smartphone can cut down paperwork

If you run a trade business, smartphone apps can help with everything from creating quotes to sending invoices says Benjamin Dyer.

Date: 6 December 2016   By: Benjamin Dyer

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Sole traders and the pension conundrum

Sole traders and freelancers still need to think about their pension options if they’re to enjoy an easy retirement.

Date: 17 November 2016   By: Liz Dawe

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Clever tax-free perks your staff will love

HMRC is changing the way non-financial perks are taxed but there are still many tax-free perks that will delight your staff says Nives Feely.

Date: 12 September 2016   By: Nives Feely

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VAT registration made simple for start-ups

Everything you need to know about registering for VAT when you are starting up a new business to ensure you aren’t hit with penalties by HMRC.

Date: 14 July 2016   By: Tamara Habberley

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How to make your financial year-end go smoothly

To help small firms everywhere, we've asked 11 SMEs what advice they would give to other firms when preparing for the end of the tax year.

Date: 16 May 2016   By: Tax Donut contributor