Archive for October, 2015

Young Enterprise proves CSR is good for business

Posted by Ian Smith on

Autumn is a really busy time for the team at Bishop Fleming. As the second largest auditor of Academy Schools in the country, all of which have an August year end and need to report by December, our audit teams are flat out at the moment. It is ...

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a picture of a green piggy bank, to represent pensions tax relief

Pension Planning before 6 April 2016

Posted by Gary Mackley-Smith on

The July 2015 Budget presented a window of opportunity for individuals to maximise pension funding by effectively creating two separate pension funding periods in the 2015/16 tax year. In simple terms, an individual is able to make pension ...

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Beetles over Juiced?

Posted by Tim Godfrey on

Recent stories in the media about over-emitting diesel VWs raised questions about how these polluting vehicles are taxed when it comes to assessing benefits in kind. Are employees driving around in company VWs in peril of an extra tax charge? ...

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Westcountry Pub Group Raises The Bar For Growth

Posted by Press Release on

Draco Secures £4 Million Funding The Somerset based Draco Pub Co has announced the completion of a new £4 million fundraising deal heralding the start of ambitious expansion plans for the pub group. This will begin with a fourth property in the ...

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Cash in the Attic

Posted by Tim Godfrey on

Nursing home owners could be missing out on sizeable claims for capital allowances, as the properties from which homes are run often contain integrated items of plant and machinery (P&M) that are overlooked for tax relief purposes. Whilst ...

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Management Buy Outs Rescue West’s Specialist Printers

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Led by the Corporate Finance team at Bishop Fleming, the transaction saw the management buy outs (MBOs) of Vertical Trading Limited and Corinium Continuous Limited – both based in Swindon – from Multisets (UK) Limited, through a new ...

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Pam Tuckett, Partner at Bishop Fleming Chartered Accountants in Plymouth

How good is your budgeting?

Posted by Pam Tuckett on

Budgeting is an essential part of every academy’s financial control and risk assessment process. Whilst the Education funding Agency (EFA) only requires academies to submit a budget for one year we recommend that the budget covers a minimum of 3 ...

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