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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…

Person of significant interest

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UK companies and Limited Liability Partnerships (LLPs) are going to have to be more open about who owns and controls them. From 6 April 2016 UK companies and LLPs are required to hold a register…

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…

Beetles over Juiced?

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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…

Front cover of the GP Benchmarking report

Free GP Practices Benchmarking Report

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Bishop Fleming in association with Kreston UK have produced the GP Practices Benchmarking Report 2014 to help Practice Managers and Partners gain deeper understanding of the financial performance of their practices. Benchmark your practice against…

The red Budget briefcase

£2,000 Employment Allowance from April 2014

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Employment Allowance - does this apply to me? From 6 April 2014 businesses will be able to reduce their secondary NIC payments to HMRC by £2,000. But, there are exceptions. If you are carrying out…

Steve Tucker, Manager at Bishop Fleming Chartered Accountants in Plymouth

Tax charges on your pension contributions- pension annual allowance

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Since the pension annual allowance reduced to £50,000 in 2011/12, and more recently to £40,000 from 1 April 2014, doctors and dentists in the NHS defined benefit pension scheme have faced uncertainty each year as…