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Sharp rise in corporation tax receipts

New research has revealed a sharp rise in the amount of corporation tax collected by HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC).

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Chancellor talks of small businesses as ‘backbone of British economy’ but delivers little to SMEs, says Watson Buckle

One of West Yorkshire’s leading firms of accountants Watson Buckle has reviewed the Chancellor’s Autumn Budget and says that it offers little to help small businesses. Rising to address Parliament the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, recognised that the

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The Autumn Budget 2017

When Chancellor Philip Hammond stepped up to the despatch box, he would have been acutely aware of the pressure he was under. Some 24 hours before the Chancellor was due to open his famous red box, the Office for National

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Brexit will have twice the impact on the northern economy compared to the south, says thinktank

Brexit will have double the impact on the north of England compared to the south, according to new research.

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Bradford-based accountants celebrate AAT success with Watson Buckle

Two trainee accountants at Bradford-based Watson Buckle are securing their careers in accounting after successfully passing their final Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) exams.

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2.1 million small businesses ‘yet to start a plan’ for the GDPR

More than two million UK small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) have not yet begun preparing for the upcoming General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), new research has revealed.

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Kingsoak Ltd

Kingsoak Ltd has been involved with Watson Buckle for many years, initially for the processing of our accounts. But during this time they have also helped us with other financial issues such as tax queries, inheritance planning, wages and more

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Bradford accountancy firm Watson Buckle has added three new additions to its team

Bradford accountancy firm Watson Buckle has added three new additions to its team. The company took on two new trainees, Connor McLoughlin and Aiden Smith, as business services assistants. Read the full story here.

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Hammond urged to support manufacturing in Autumn Budget

The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has called on the Chancellor, Philip Hammond, to address the UK’s “productivity problem” by using this week’s Autumn Budget announcements to extend greater support to British manufacturers.

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Think tank calls for R&D tax credit reform

A key think tank has criticised the effectiveness of the research and development (R&D) tax credit scheme, after it claimed that 80 per cent of such studies are “deadweight”.

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