• 24th September 2013

    A good time to consider buying or selling a business?

    Following a prolonged period of depressed economic activity, during the last year we have finally begun to witness an increase in M&A activity.
  • 29th July 2013

    The 'taxing' issue of Succession Planning

    The large majority of the UK economy comprises of owner managed businesses; whether that be in the form of a limited company, a partnership, or some other structure.
  • 18th July 2013

    Ignore Patents at your Peril! – consider the tax implications as well

    The Patent Box scheme is part of the Government’s growth agenda, designed to encourage companies to locate high-value jobs in the UK and maintain the UK’s position as a world leader in patented technologies.
  • 2nd July 2013

    Turnover is Vanity, Profit is Sanity, but CASH IS KING!

    Many business owners are driven by a desire to increase the top line (turnover) and lose sight of profitability, and more importantly cash flow.
  • 7th May 2013

    A surprisingly good Budget for business

    Let's be honest, none of us expected very much from George Osborne's fourth Budget. During the Budget speech, I saw a man who wanted to help business pull us out of this great economic malaise. However, he was clearly a man with very limited room for manoeuvre, both financially and politically.