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    100 years of Clarkson Hyde

    Posted on 19/01/2023

    2023 is a very special year for Clarkson Hyde as it marks our 100 years in business! We are super-proud of this achievement, of our long heritage and of the way the business has evolved to support our fantastic clients and contacts in a multitude of areas. We have moved on from the traditional audit, […]

    Tax Card 2022/23

    Posted on 07/04/2022

    Here’s a handy PDF tax card summarising the tax rates for the 2022/23 tax year. Tax Card Please get in touch if there is anything you’d like to discuss relative to your own situation on +44 (0)20 8652 2450.

    Budget 2021 – key changes to Corporation Tax and Capital Allowances

    Posted on 01/04/2021

    Corporation Tax The main rate of Corporation Tax will increase on 1 April 2023 to 25%, from the current rate of 19%. The full 25% rate will apply to profits in excess of £250,000. Profits less than £50,000 will continue to be taxed at 19% (the ‘small profits rate’) and a marginal ‘catch up’ rate […]

    Tax Card 2021/22

    Posted on 01/04/2021

    Here’s a handy PDF tax card summarising the tax rates for the 2021/22 tax year. Tax Card Please get in touch if there is anything you’d like to discuss relative to your own situation on +44 (0)20 8652 2450.

    Year end tax planning 2021

    Posted on 11/03/2021

    Contents Introduction. 1 Make the most of your reliefs and allowances. 2 Income tax saving for couples. 2 Child benefit 3 Partner’s salary. 3 Directors and employees. 3 Dividends. 4 Working from home allowance. 4 Corporation Tax. 4 Property letting. 5 Capital gains tax planning. 5 Land tax planning. 6 Pension tax planning. 7 Lifetime […]

    Have a virtually tax free Christmas

    Posted on 14/12/2020

    This is a time of the year when your staff will usually be looking forward to the firm’s annual Christmas bash. With the current COVID restrictions, this year will be a little different but we thought it might be timely to provide some information about the best way to organise events without falling foul of […]

    Wills – how to make your plans heir tight!

    Posted on 02/12/2020

    Making a will conjures up a picture of a corpulent Dickensian lawyer sat at his large desk with quill pen in hand – and this would not be far wrong in that not much has changed since Mr Tulkinghorn strode menacingly through the pages of Bleak House, with 21st century reform still in the pipeline […]

    Cars – time to go electric?

    Posted on 19/11/2020

    The provision of company cars to employees has gradually declined over the years because of the painful tax charges that often apply for the employee. The tax charge is based on the cost (list price) of the car when new and its carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. The higher the emissions, the higher the percentage of the […]

    Cash: The long hailed King!

    Posted on 16/11/2020

    Cash flow has never been more important than during these uncertain times. In this brief article, Clarkson Hyde’s Tony Terry highlights its importance to the business and his tips to improve it. Types of cash flows There are three main types of cash flows: Operating – cash generated from business activities. Money received from customers […]

    Tax rates and allowances for 2020/21

    Posted on 08/04/2020

    Here’s a handy pdf with key tax rates and allowances for 2020/21 we hope you’ll find useful. Tax rates and allowances for 2020/21 Please get in touch if there is anything you’d like to discuss relative to your own situation on +44 (0)20 8652 2450.

    Covid 19 – significant announcements for business

    Posted on 23/03/2020

    It is clearly a challenging and fluid time with much uncertainty for business and the economy. We have no doubt that you are aware that the Government is working frantically on measures to support businesses throughout the current disruption and these are changing daily. What follows is a summary of the significant announcements as of […]

    The AI Revolution – How can small businesses reap the rewards?

    Posted on 17/06/2019

    A recent accounting industry article suggested that “AI could be the biggest invention since the calculator”. With it already having a massive impact on the accounting world, the big practices are reportedly investing heavily in AI. Within the narrow confines of the accounting world, which is traditionally a process and systems based industry where micro […]

    Reversing business decline

    Posted on 13/06/2018

    Reversing business decline A sustained drop in turnover and/or profitability is a warning sign that things need to change. Every business has its peaks and troughs in performance and, if you’ve run your company for a few years, you will have a well-developed sense of when the busier and quieter times of the year are. […]