UK Housing Market Boom – Is Now A Good Time To Invest?

UK Housing Market Boom – Is Now A Good Time To Invest?

  UK Property Boom – Is Now A Good Time To Invest?  After months of the property market being on hold, UK house prices have now reached a new all-time high. A national lockdown caused by the COVID-19 pandemic drew the UK to a complete standstill. Loosening of...
Self Employed Income Support Scheme Round Two Opens 17th August

Self Employed Income Support Scheme Round Two Opens 17th August

The Self Employed Income Support Scheme (SEISS) has been extended to a second round. The first round is now closed to applicants and round two will open on Monday 17th August. If you were eligible for the first grant and can confirm to HMRC that your business has been...
Eat out to help out scheme details

Eat out to help out scheme details

The government has launched its latest scheme to support the struggling hospitality sector on 3 August, based on the initial uptake it has proved to be popular with the scheme being used more than 10.5 million times in the first week. The scheme has already had an...
Xero ready for the new VAT rates

Xero ready for the new VAT rates

Last week the chancellor announced a temporary cut in the VAT rate for certain supplies in the hospitality and tourism sector with the standard 20% rate is being reduced to 5% from 15 July 2020 until 12 January 2021. We’re pleased to say that Xero’s got...
Council discretionary business grants still available

Council discretionary business grants still available

Wigan Council have announced that there is still money left in their discretionary grant pot to support the borough’s businesses through the Covid-19 pandemic. More than 71 per cent of the small business grant scheme has now been allocated along with 50 per cent of...