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11th Aug
Harts Summer Newsletter 2014

Harts Summer Newsletter 2014

Click Here for Harts Summer Newsletter 2014   With Summer blowing hot and cold, we thought we would bring you our newsletter for some informative reading during the long bright evenings ahead. This seasons issue covers the following: New automatic in-year Pay As You Earn (PAYE) penalties for late filing…

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20th Dec

Celebrating local success at the 3rd annual Macclesfield & Wilmslow Business Awards

The 3rd annual Macclesfield & Wilmslow Business Awards took place on Thursday 21 November at AstraZeneca, Macclesfield. The event was hosed by Cheshire’s Silk 106.9 breakfast presenter, Andy Bailey, and the guest speaker was Eammon O’Neal, Managing Editor of MEN Media. 350 people attended and watched eleven companies being presented…

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20th Dec
Macclesfield Chartered Accountant Manchester

David Rutley MP calls on the Government and HMRC to improve communications in order to better help businesses

Macclesfield MP David Rutley called for the government and HMRC to improve communications in order to give businesses the confidence and knowledge they need to succeed. Rutley was speaking at a business club event hosted by local law firm SAS Daniels and Harts Chartered Accountants. The event at Adlington Hall…

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20th Dec

New accounts and audit manager joins the Harts team

Harts are delighted to announce the appointment of Andrew Whiteley as accounts and audit manager. Having previously worked for an accountancy practice in Congleton, Andrew has built up a wealth of experience dealing with local and regional owner managed businesses in a variety of sectors. Melissa Bowers, director at Harts…

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20th Dec
Employee Benefit Trusts (EBTs) – Opportunity for settlement with HMRC

Employee Benefit Trusts (EBTs) – Opportunity for settlement with HMRC

Background For a number of years, HMRC has taken the view that EBTs are primarily set up to avoid tax.  Whilst tax avoidance is not illegal it is clear that aggressive tax planning using contrived and complex structures is becoming increasingly morally unacceptable to HMRC and indeed the general public.…

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28th Jun

Awards return for 2013 to recognise business excellence across East Cheshire

Following on from the success of the 2011 and 2012 events, we are delighted to announce that the Macclesfield & Wilmslow Business Awards 2013 is returning again for a third year with the ceremony celebration taking place on Thursday 21st November 2013. The awards dinner will be held at Astra…

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14th Jun
The Harts Automatic Enrolment Seminar – May 2013

The Harts Automatic Enrolment Seminar – May 2013

The Harts Automatic Enrolment Seminar took place on Friday 17 May at Etrop Grange Hotel. Over 60 people attended from businesses all over the North West. The event was hosted by Harts with speakers Andrew Fleming from The Pensions Regulator, Karen Thomson from The Chartered Institute of Payroll Professionals, Fiona…

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14th Jun

Pampered Chef’s raise funds for East Cheshire Hospice – April 2013

Two of Macclesfield’s top professional services businesses have been helping raise money for East Cheshire Hospice through a Pampered Chef’s evening. Law firm SAS Daniels LLP and accountants Harts hosted the event on 11th April, raising £240. At the event, Pampered Chefs Helen Brown and Sarah Hibell demonstrated a number…

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14th Jun

Gary’s marathon run – April 2013

Gary, personal tax manager at Harts, will be taking part in the Manchester Marathon on the 28 April. This year he is running on behalf of Francis House Children's Hospice based in Didsbury, having run for them many years ago. This Hospice is also used by some close friends of…

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14th Jun

Harts expand their tax team – April 2013

Harts is excited to announce that it has expanded its tax department as part of a strategic move to grow its business by providing specialist tax advice to entrepreneurial businesses and individuals in the East Cheshire and South Manchester area. The senior appointments of Chris O'Hara, John Norman and Laura…

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14th Jun

Law firm launches ambitious academy with Harts as key partner – Feb 2013

Harts has teamed up with Gorvins Solicitors to develop a prestigious school of education and training to help business. The move comes after repeated requests made to Gorvins by SME businesses for affordable, ‘added value’, guidance and training on a broad range of commercial issues. The Academy’s initial focus on…

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14th Jun
CIPP 2013 First Quarter Automatic Enrolment Survey – Feb 2013

CIPP 2013 First Quarter Automatic Enrolment Survey – Feb 2013

The Chartered Institute of Payroll Professionals and Harts Limited are conducting research to understand businesses readiness for the introduction of Automatic Enrolment. This survey sets out to obtain feedback from the payroll software industry, payroll bureau/agents (large and small), pension providers and employers. All responses are anonymous as no company…

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