Press releases

Businesses need to prepare for changes to company law - 20 August 2015

Bradford-based accountancy firm Watson Buckle is encouraging business owners to prepare for a change to company legislation that will require them to register individuals with ‘significant control’ over the company. Under proposals, laid down in the Small Business, Enterprise and

Owners of personal service companies could face stricter tax rules - 7 August 2015

Watson Buckle is warning individuals who run a personal service company (PSC) that they could face higher tax bills in the future as HM Revenues & Customs (HMRC) looks to re-evaluate its tax rules. The Bradford-based Chartered Accountancy practice has

Government finds low awareness of Bribery Act - 31 July 2015

Bradford-based Chartered Accountancy firm Watson Buckle is warning owners of SMEs to take heed of the Bribery Act 2010. The Government recently published a report titled ‘Insight into awareness and impact of the Bribery Act 2010 among small and medium

An end to FRSSE - 20 July 2015

Bradford-based Chartered Accountants Watson Buckle has welcomed news that the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has issued a number of changes with the aim of simplifying the reporting of company accounts. FRSSE is no more and according to the FRC, the

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