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Manufacturers braced for new tax

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Manufacturers and technology companies are gearing up to deal with a new Apprenticeship Levy from April 2017, adding to their existing burden of red tape, warns a Top 40 accountant. The manufacturing, technology and Innovation…

Technology firms face new tax charge

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The region’s technology companies will be hit with a new Migrant Skills Levy from April 2017 of up to £1,000 per worker per year, warns Top 40 accountants, Bishop Fleming. Technology firms recruiting skilled migrant…

Sharing out the Apple pie

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Apple has been ordered to pay €13bn (£11bn) in tax to the Irish government by the European Commission, which has ruled that the Silicon Valley company’s Irish tax arrangements amounted to illegal state aid. The…

Adapting to change in a global market

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Nigel Warren, head of manufacturing and technology, looks at how the global market is becoming more accessible for even the smallest of firms. The world is changing rapidly, with new technologies coming on stream allied…

New Senior Tax Manager At Bath Accountants

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Top 40 accountants, Bishop Fleming, has recruited Stephen Martin as a Senior Tax Manager for their growing Bath office. Stephen is a Chartered Accountant with over a decade of experience in the tax profession, providing…

People with Significant Control Register (PSC Register) – Q&A’s

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What is the People with Significant Control Register (PSC Register)? From 6 April 2016, UK Companies and Limited Liability Partnerships are required to maintain a PSC register and investigate any potential PSC’s who may require…