Press releases

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

Businesses reminded to hand out P60 forms before the end of the month - 21 May 2015

Bradford-based Chartered Accountants Watson Buckle are reminding business owners to provide all of their employees with a P60 form before the deadline at the end of May. All employers must provide any employee, who was in their employment on the

Local accounts spread the child safety message - 19 May 2015

Bradford-based Chartered Accountants Watson Buckle have shown their commitment to improving children’s safety by sponsoring a programme that distributes information packs to schools. Kidsafe are an organisation that is actively committed to improving children’s safety. As part of their safety

Businesses need to be aware of escalating auto-enrolment fines - 15 May 2015

A number of businesses who have failed to sign staff up to a workplace pension scheme have been hit with escalating fines by the Pensions regulator for the first time and Susan Sedgwick, Managing Director at Watson Buckle is warning