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19th Mar
The Budget 2015

The Budget 2015

Following on from Wednesdays announcement from George Osbourne, find more details in our Budget Summary

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5th Mar
Harts Spring Newsletter 2015

Harts Spring Newsletter 2015

Harts Spring Newsletter 2015   The Autumn Statement announced changes to the Stamp Duty Land Tax rules for Residential property. We also remind employers to check they have claimed the Employment Allowance, worth up to £2,000 in reduced employer National Insurance contributions (NICs) and explain the changes to employers NICs for under 21s which…

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2nd Dec
Harts Winter Newsletter 2014

Harts Winter Newsletter 2014

Harts Winter Newsletter 2014   We report that, RTI penalties are on the horizon although HMRC are not writing to the effected businesses, instead the interest charge can be seen on the relevant tax “dashboard”. HMRC continue the attack on the selfemployed as far as travel and subsistence costs are concerned. Special legislation for…

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31st Oct
The Business Club – December

The Business Club – December

The Business Club helps give your business a better diagnosis The Business Club is set to host their winter event featuring an informative seminar and Q&A session with specialist Physiotherapist and experienced Vocational Rehabilitation Practitioner, Ross Whiteside of Trinity House Practice. Businesses can benefit from Ross’ award winning work and…

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25th Sep
Harts Autumn Newsletter 2014

Harts Autumn Newsletter 2014

Click Here for Harts Autumn Newsletter 2014   With Summer over and the nights drawing in we bring you the latest newsletter from the Harts team, we report that, a number of Government approved investment schemes are available to individuals to invest in smaller high risk unquoted trading companies The one-stop VAT service starts…

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11th Sep
Annual Cricket Tournament

Annual Cricket Tournament

The annual cricket tournament between Harts, SAS Daniels, RBS and Alan Partridge Auctioneers  at Prestbury Cricket Club was a great success again.  The weather did us proud and so did our team, who were victorious and brought home the winners trophy after winning all 3 rounds.   A friendly  and enjoyable afternoon…

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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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