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Thursday 21 November 2019
Almost two months after the SRA released its guidance on the SRA Accounts Rules 2018, a new guidance note has been issued clarifying the requirements of rule 10 for the treatment of client’s own accounts.
Wednesday 20 November 2019
On 8 October 2019 the Law Society released its long-awaited practice guidance note for VAT in response to the ruling against Brabners back in 2017.
Wednesday 16 October 2019
As part of HMRC’s digital strategy, the Trust Registration Service (TRS) was introduced for the 2016-17 tax year requiring the registration of most express trusts with a ‘UK tax consequence’.
Tuesday 15 October 2019
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Monday 9 September 2019
47% (4,890) of all 10,400 law firms in the UK are now incorporated businesses, up from 32% just five years ago*, as traditional partnerships increasingly choose to incorporate.
Friday 23 August 2019
The SRA recently released its long-awaited guidance to accompany the new SRA Accounts Rules, which become effective from 25 November.
Friday 19 July 2019
When it comes to legal accounting and management reporting solutions, should you consider a CPM that keeps everyone happy?
Monday 1 July 2019
The average annual earnings for partners at UK law firms has broken through the £200,000 barrier for the first time.
Thursday 2 May 2019
In our article titled ‘Employed or self-employed? That is the question’, we discussed the proposed changes to the intermediaries legislation (more commonly known as IR35) that are due to be imposed on the private sector from April 2020. In this article we focus on the size of the business that could be affected.
Wednesday 20 March 2019
Hazlewoods, accountants, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, Staverton, Legal firms, Partner, LLP members, top tips, tax planning, National Insurance,
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"We were all very impressed with the audit work. [The auditors] were extremely professional and polite, having worked with many auditors and as an auditor myself in the past, they were genuinely exceptional in comparison to others I’ve worked with. We really appreciated the detail of the work you carried out and your helpfulness in answering various SRA related queries. The issues highlighted will definitely help us tighten things up as a business going forwards and will help us revise our…"
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