Business hopes up ahead of holidays - 22 December 2017

Business owners are more confident in the future of the British economy than they have been in the past five months, according to new research.

SMEs concerned about cash flow - 21 December 2017

A new study suggests that many small businesses are concerned about their cash flow.

HMRC warns about new tax scam costing victims thousands - 20 December 2017

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has issued a warning about a new tax scam tricking victims into handing over thousands of pounds.

HMRC to address concerns raised about proposed MTD penalty model - 19 December 2017

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has confirmed that will address a number of concerns raised by tax and accountancy bodies regarding its newly-unveiled Making Tax Digital (MTD) penalty regime.

People in the news: …Watson Buckle - 18 December 2017

In this week’s moves and appointments roundup… two trainees join Watson Buckle. Read the full story here.  

This week’s Yorkshire appointments - 18 December 2017

Bradford accountancy firm Watson Buckle has added three new additions to its team. Read the full story here.

Proposed auto-enrolment changes “will burden small firms,” says FSB - 18 December 2017

The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has voiced concerns that proposed changes to auto-enrolment pensions will weigh heavily on the finances of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

Rural SMEs majorly disadvantaged by digital divide, shows report - 15 December 2017

More than one million homes and offices still struggle to get a “decent” broadband connection, according to a new report.

SME owners likely to work overtime at Christmas - 14 December 2017

A new study suggests that a sizeable proportion of British small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) owners will be forced to work overtime this Christmas due to mounting tax and administrative responsibilities.

Bradford accountants back Christmas-themed charity campaign - 13 December 2017

Leading Bradford accountancy firm Watson Buckle is encouraging businesses and individuals to get involved with a brand new Christmas-themed charity campaign.