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A long wait for Brexit clarity

The economy will continue to expand, despite Brexit uncertainties, one of the UK’s leading economists has told more than 150 of the South’s businesses at a special seminar at Southampton’s Hilton Ageas. But it is likely to be another two years at the earliest before the shape of the post-Brexit landscape becomes apparent. Five months on from the referendum, challenges and opportunities for the business sector are starting to emerge, according to Mark Berrisford-Smith, Head of Economics at HSBC, presenting a seminar organise...

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Autumn Statement 2016

Philip Hammond, the new Chancellor, presented his first major fiscal statement to the House of Commons on 23 November 2016. This newsletter summarises the main announcements that may affect you and your business. For further advice, please contact us. At a glance: • Reduction in corporation tax rate confirmed • New £23bn National Productivity Investment Fund • Personal allowance to increase as planned ...

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Interview with Iain Christie Managing Director Haste

MAKING THE BIG DECISIONS A major report commissioned by Rothmans will consider how owner-managed companies can best move forward, how it’s possible to balance being "in the company" with finding the time to be "on the business”. Where is future growth coming from, and will it be the consequence of setting and following strategy or unexpected opportunity? The report will also identify the most likely stumbling blocks (assessing risk, controlling IT, working capital, team development for example) an...

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Interview with Steve James Managing Director EXPD International

MAKING THE BIG DECISIONS A major report commissioned by Rothmans will consider how owner-managed companies can best move forward, how it’s possible to balance being "in the company" with finding the time to be "on the business”. Where is future growth coming from, and will it be the consequence of setting and following strategy or unexpected opportunity? The report will also identify the most likely stumbling blocks (assessing risk, controlling IT, working capital, team development for example) an...

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Director appointed for Rothmans Accountants

Kevin Richards has been appointed as a Director for our Chandlers Ford office. Kevin Richards, who lives in Southampton, joined Rothmans as a manager in 2012. He qualified as a Certified Chartered Accountant in 2000, having trained at an accountancy practice in Southampton where he worked for nearly 20 years, most recently as Senior Audit Manager. As well as utilising his specialist auditing skills, Kevin has a particular interest in supporting owner-managed businesses, serving clients across the Southern region, as well as in Londo...

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When the going gets tough the tough get going!

Ten Rothmans staff recently completed the Tough Mudder challenge, a team-oriented series of hardcore events over 10-12 miles of mud and obstacles built to test all-round strength, stamina, mental grit and camaraderie. Our intrepid team undertook the challenge alongside one of our Chandlers Ford clients, Hillcrest Structural Engineering Limited. This was the second year that Hillcrest had taken part in the challenge to raise funds for local charities. Rothmans decided to support this by entering a team with our client....

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