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Guides News // 09/03/2017

Menzies Tax Rate Card 2017/2018

The Chancellor Philip Hammond presented the last Spring Budget on Wednesday 8 March 2017 In his speech the Chancellor was keen to point out that he wanted the tax system to be fair, particularly in relation to the distinction between employed and self-employed individuals. The Menzies Tax Rate card outlines the business and individual tax […]

Blog Guides // 24/02/2017

Year End Tax Planning Guide 2016/17

As the end of the 2016/17 tax year end approaches, it is important that you take the time to review your financial and tax arrangements, and consider what actions you may need to take before the start of the new tax year on 6 April 2017. Taking action before the end of the tax year […]

Blog Guides // 27/09/2016

Brexit Infographic: Preparing your SME business for EU exit

Although the impact is still uncertain at this stage, preparing the ground work for change is good business practice and it is certainly advisable to undertake a structured review of your existing circumstances in order to assess the risks and opportunities inherent in the business. Through this process of evaluating your existing structures and operations, […]

Blog Guides // 12/07/2016

10 key steps for go-it-alone entrepreneurs

Transforming a groundbreaking idea into a successful business proposition is the ultimate goal for many entrepreneurs and breaking away from the protective environment offered by incubators and accelerator programmes is a tempting pathway to success. Nevertheless, in the early days it is important for entrepreneurs to temper their enthusiasm with a sound foundation of business […]

Guides // 11/07/2016

Finance Directors’ Toolkit

Menzies are often appointed by the Finance Directors of large companies and groups to work alongside their existing auditors. This may be for a variety of reasons such as: The auditors being ‘conflicted out’ of providing certain services; Delivering a more cost effective and responsive solution for the business; Relieving compliance pressures on the in-house team; […]