The basics of Self Assessment – what you need to know

What is Self Assessment and how might it affect you as a business owner? Emily Coltman FCA, chief accountant to award-winning online accounting software provider FreeAgent, explains all. Continue reading The basics of Self Assessment – what you need to know

What’s the difference between an annual return, a personal self assessment return and a company tax return?

What's the difference between an annual return, a personal self assessment return and a company tax return?

The tax return is a very important part of our business lives – but it’s still very difficult for many people to really know and understand the various ins and outs. Naturally when you’re dealing with the financial side of business there are going to be some complexities you might not necessarily have thought about. Continue reading What’s the difference between an annual return, a personal self assessment return and a company tax return?

Don’t confuse your tax return with your annual return

Don’t confuse your tax return with your annual return

The concept of a tax return is hardly a glamorous one, but there are some essential things you need to know about them. We’re all about making things simple, but when you first really approach the monolith of HMRC it can be slightly intimidating. If you’ve just started a business, it’s difficult to even know where to start. Continue reading Don’t confuse your tax return with your annual return

5 things you might not know about tax returns

5 things you might not know about tax returns

Tax returns are surprisingly interesting. No, really. They might sound like just another thing you have to do, and of course you do have to do them, but they actually have a large amount of striking aspects. Continue reading 5 things you might not know about tax returns