Growth Vouchers

At the end of January 2014, the government launched a £30 million research programme to assist small businesses in accessing professional advice. The subsidised business support will be delivered in the form of randomly allocated Growth Vouchers, enabling businesses to receive a 50% subsidy towards the cost of obtaining advice on 5 key topics that help businesses to grow. What are Growth Vouchers? Announced by the Chancellor in the 2013 Budget and championed by the PM’s Enterprise Adviser, Lord Young, the Growth Vouchers pr...

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P11D Filing and Class 1A NIC Payment Deadlines

Forms P11D, and where appropriate P9D, which report details of expenses and benefits provided to employees and directors for the year ended 5 April 2014, were due for submission to HMRC by 6 July 2014. Any Class 1A National Insurance liability arising for an employer on expenses/benefits provided to an employee must be paid to HMRC by 19 July 2014 (22 July 2014 where payment is made electronically). Employees pay tax on benefits provided as shown on the P11D, either via a PAYE coding notice adjustment or through the self assessment syste...

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Tax App now available!

Rothmans Tax App

In addition to our eNews and Power In Numbers newsletter you can now download our free Tax App. Using the latest technology, our App has been developed to provide you with useful tax tools and information via your mobile device. Available for iOS and Android mobile phones and devices it features: · Tax tips - a section on practical tax tips covering the family, businesses, selling assets and tax efficient savings. · A range of tax calculators - gross pay t...

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Self Assessment 31 July Payment

Many taxpayers who file a self assessment tax return will need to make a payment to HMRC by 31 July 2014. If you filed a Tax Return for the tax year ending 5 April 2013 you may well need to make a payment of income tax to HMRC by 31 July 2014. Income tax is very often payable in instalments and these instalments are known as payments on account. This generally applies where your tax due for the year exceeds £1,000 or represents 80% of your total liability or more. The first instalment was due on 31 January 2014 and the second is...

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Region's businesses to benefit from 'exclusive insight' at first Rothmans Business Leaders Lecture

Business leaders across the region will receive an exclusive behind-the-scenes insight into one of Britain’s most renowned global success stories next month at the inaugural Rothmans Accountants Business Leaders Lecture. ‘The Pursuit of Excellence’ lecture will be given by Andrew Ball, Global Communications and Heritage Manager for Rolls-Royce Motor Cars, on July 10th at the University of Winchester. The automotive and luxury sector guest speaker will talk about the resurgence of the iconic 110-year-old Rolls-Royce br...

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Venus Winners 2014

Rothmans sponsored Venus Awards winner announced

PINKS (The Pink Box Party Company Children’s Boutique) has won the NatWest Venus Awards’ ‘New Business’ category, sponsored by Rothmans. Sue Sullivan, Partner at Rothmans Salisbury presented the award to the company’s founder, Katy Handley-Quint, at the award ceremony in Southampton. PINKS, which hand-makes affordable children’s clothes and also showcases other local craftspeople’s work, has an online business as well as a shop. Katy said, “Thank you to Rothmans for choosing PINKS as the...

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