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Seven mistakes to avoid on your tax return

Date: 12 January 2017

By: Jonathan Amponsah

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

Date: 8 December 2016

By: Fanny Marshall

Five ways your smartphone can cut down paperwork

Date: 6 December 2016

By: Benjamin Dyer

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What's on the horizon? Autumn Statement round-up 2016

Round-up of the key points in the Chancellor of the Exchequer's first budgetary statement since the Brexit vote.

Date: 23 November 2016   By: Fiona Prior

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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

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Budget round up 2016

With all the political grandstanding and scaremongering over the EU referendum, it was easy to forget that the Chancellor had a Budget to deliver.

Date: 16 March 2016   By: Fiona Prior

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Budget 2016: Small business coverage on the Donuts

Throughout the day on 16 March 2016 the Tax Donut covered the key points affecting small businesses from George Osborne's March Budget.

Date: 14 March 2016   By: Fiona Prior

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Are you ready for auto-enrolment?

In 2012 the law was changed to oblige all employers to offer a workplace pension scheme to their "qualifying" employees. This blog explains.

Date: 23 February 2016   By: Tax Donut contributor