Archive for September, 2015

Sean Mitchell, Director at Bishop Fleming Chartered Accountants

Do you sell alcohol? If so, read on…

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The Alcohol Wholesaler Registration Scheme (AWRS) is being introduced by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) with the aim of tackling alcohol fraud. HMRC had planned on launching the on-line registration application service enabling alcohol ...

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Sally Timmins, Manager at Bishop Fleming Chartered Accountants in their Torquay office

National Minimum Wage (NMW) Change

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The change of the National Minimum Wage (NMW) from 1 October 2015 brings with it an interesting discussion on the Living Wage and the implications to smaller employers and businesses. It is also an opportunity to remind the smaller or seasonal ...

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David James of Bishop Fleming Chartered Accountants

Advice for charities when money gets tight

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Most charities seem to be struggling these days with grant cutbacks and falling public donations, so it is important that trustees know their financial duties,  and if you think your charity is comfortable, it is your responsibility to know what ...

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Refinancing Is On The Up In The South West

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Comments from Charles Davey, Corporate Finance Director at Bishop Fleming and former Director of Structured Finance in the South West and South Wales for NatWest. “With banks now demonstrating a strong appetite for new lending, and a buoyant ...

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Pam Tuckett, Partner at Bishop Fleming Chartered Accountants

A warning to all small charity trustees

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You might think that as an accountant I would say that accounts are important, but as a trustee of a charity they really are and the Charity Commission are very serious about you not preparing them. This is what they said in a report for a ...

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Bishop Fleming cyclists outside their Worcester office

Accountants pedal 325 miles to raise £23,800

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Teams from all seven offices of Top 40 accountants, Bishop Fleming, have raised £23,800 for their local charities by completing a 325 mile cycle challenge. More than 100 Bishop Fleming staff provided the logistical support, including ...

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In the saddle with the #TourofBF

Posted by Vicki Brook on

Together we raised over £27,500 for local charities! Now that the dust has settled and legs recovered, we can proudly announce that together we raised over £27,500 for local charities throughout the Tour of BF. Our cycling event involved over ...

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John Speak, Manager with Bishop Fleming

Young Plymouth Accountant Nominated As A “Rising Star”

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A 27-year-old Chartered Accountant has been nominated as a finalist for the “Rising Star” accolade in the 2015 Plymouth & Devon Chamber Awards. John Speak, an Executive at the Plymouth Office of Top 40 accountants, Bishop ...

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