Press releases

Business owners may need to settler their debts, says Watson Buckle - 24 March 2016

Watson Buckle is encouraging business owners and shareholders to consider paying back loans they may have received from their company following the government’s announcement to increase tax rates on repayment. The move to tax loans to participators at a higher

Watson Buckle congratulates team on exam success - 23 March 2016

One of Bradford’s most prominent accountancy firms Watson Buckle is celebrating the success of several trainees who have recently passed professional exams. Freda Akram, Sam Riley, Vicky Richards and Liam Dean have each passed important examinations, which form part of

Business contributions to economy finally recognised in Budget - 16 March 2016

Watson Buckle says Chancellor George Osborne has finally recognised the substantial contribution that small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) make to the UK economy. Instead of the doom and gloom of past Budget announcements, businesses have been rewarded with a reduction

Owners and shareholders need to be ready for the change to dividends - 14 March 2016

Accountants Watson Buckle is encouraging business owners and shareholders to reassess their position on dividends ahead of changes to the way they are taxed next month. Currently there are considerable savings to be made in National Insurance contributions if a

Plan now for the end of the tax year - 24 February 2016

Watson Buckle is reminding individuals to use all the tax reliefs and allowances available to them before the current tax year ends on 5 April 2016 in order to minimise liabilities. According to John Kinsella, Director at Bradford-based accountants Watson

Nearly half of SMEs are scared about currency markets - 26 January 2016

Watson Buckle, a firm of accountants based in Bradford, is warning that the growth and profitability of internationally-trading SMEs could be affected by volatile exchange rates. Citing research by foreign exchange service providers World First, Watson Buckle explains that the

Watson Buckle encourages investors to seek out HMRC seal of approval - 22 January 2016

Bradford-based accountants Watson Buckle is encouraging people using the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) to check the credentials of start-ups before investing in them. The SEIS was created to encourage individuals and other businesses to invest in new enterprise and entrepreneurship