Press releases

The Budget could contain a hidden tax for small businesses, says Watson Buckle - 8 July 2015

Bradford-based Chartered Accountants Watson Buckle have said that despite cuts to Corporation Tax smaller firms may find themselves paying out more tax on dividends and in wages. This is the first Conservative Budget since 1996 and despite rumours that the

Basketball player nets support from leading accountants - 2 July 2015

An up and coming basketball player from Bradford is receiving support from one of the town’s leading accountants, Watson Buckle Limited, as part of their Olympic Legacy Foundation. Zion Tordoff, a 16-year-old basketball player who competes with Bradford Dragons Basketball

Watson Buckle says that SMEs should get back to doing what they do best - 29 June 2015

UK SMEs are spending over 600,000 hours a year on company administration rather than core business activities. That’s according to research carried out for the British Insurance Brokers’ Association (BIBA) which reveals that a significant number of SME leaders perform

More UK start-ups survive first year of business than European counterparts - 16 June 2015

Bradford-based Chartered Accountants Watson Buckle have commented on a recent study that shows more of Britain’s start-ups are surviving their first year of business than their European peers. The research conducted by Rosseau Associates highlights that of the 234,000 UK businesses launched

What does the Queen’s Speech mean for SMEs? - 8 June 2015

Bradford-based Chartered Accountants Watson Buckle have commented on what the Queen’s Speech means for local small and medium enterprises (SMEs). Speaking at The State opening of Parliament on 27 May, the Queen announced a number of initiatives to stabilise the

Runner swaps shoes for wheels with help from accountants - 1 June 2015

A well-known runner has received support from Chartered Accountants Watson Buckle as he prepares to take on a gruelling challenge to raise money for Help for Heroes. Former Royal Marine and veteran long distance runner, Sam Boatwright, will take on

Leading accountants inspire students with open day - 22 May 2015

A group of students from schools in Bradford have gained an insight into the world of finance thanks to leading Chartered Accountants Watson Buckle. Young people from Beckfoot School and Buttershaw Business and Enterprise College have had a unique opportunity