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When is the right time to outsource your accounting?

It was fine DIY’ing the bookkeeping when you were starting out – but if you have ambitions to grow, your time is your most valuable asset.

How capital gains tax works on the sale of a rental property or ‘second home’

Since 6th April if you sell a rental property you’ll need to declare the capital gain to HMRC and pay the estimated tax within 30 days of completion of the sale.

What are the benefits of choosing an electric car as my next company car?

Switching to an electric car won’t solve the world’s climate crisis, but it will have a positive impact by reducing the UK’s carbon footprint. Not to mention, a positive impact on your finances.

What to expect from your accountant for the money you pay

“Too expensive” and “too cheap” are completely subjective if you don’t know what the price means, and what it gets you.

How can I cut costs in my business without losing productivity?

Cashflow problems can cause any businesses to fail. Making these small changes in your business will help you stay afloat when every penny counts.

If your Self Assessment tax return was painful and time consuming, it’s time to get set up on 1tap receipts

When you’re a sole trader running a small business, your time is your most valuable resource. You can make small changes in your business to manage your most valuable resource more effectively.

Put the kettle on – the coronavirus job retention scheme is now open for claims

Good news for those who have furloughed their staff – you can now make the claim for 80% of their wages via the coronavirus job retention scheme.

Coronavirus support: What can you do about cash flow when times are tough?

If there was ever a time to huddle together for a (virtual) cuppa, now is the time. We want to make sure you have all the information and access to help for your business during this time.

Seven things to know when you’re thinking about employing staff

From very early on in running your business, you’ve probably been daydreaming about the day you can bring in some help. But there’s more to consider than just the salary commitment.

Why we advise Xero over Sage Online and Quickbooks

We don’t blame you for being confused about which software to put your faith in. We believe Xero is the best option for helping our clients succeed long-term. Here’s an honest look at why.

How much does it cost to work with Golding?

When you’re running a business you’re cost conscious. The last thing we want is for you to feel like you’re in the dark when it comes to money. Find out what it costs to work with us, and how we approach pricing.

4 reasons you’re not using Receipt Bank (yet)

We’ve seen first hand the positive effects it has on a business, and on a business owner’s life. So why isn’t everyone using it? Find out why adopting this app is a no-brainer move for your business.

The truth about our rebrand

You may have noticed things have changed around here. The walls look a little different from the last time you dropped by. Everything feels a bit more comic books than ‘do the books’. We don’t look like your average accountants.

Making Tax Digital Essex

Making Tax Digital Essex Are you an Essex based company concerned with the HMRC move to Making Tax Digital? Golding Accountancy are based in Essex and specialise in the smooth transition to the latest HMRC initiative to ensure individuals and businesses are prepared and comply in Making Tax Digital. We work closely with HMRC and […]

Are you missing out on Pension Contributions?

More than 3 million people across the UK could be missing out on a pension top-up from their employer by failing to make a small contribution into their workplace pension scheme. According to Royal London, many larger businesses offer valuable ‘matching’ contributions on workplace pensions but the minimum contribution level to a workplace pension scheme […]

Calling All Construction Workers CIS News

** CIS Filing Deadline 19th July ** The deadline is soon approaching for filing your online CIS return for month ended 5th July. You don’t have to file a return for the months when you made no payments to subcontractors, but remember to inform HMRC that no return is due for that period. Contact us […]

Going Digital With Your Business Tax

In a bid to simplify tax reporting, Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs (HMRC) is moving away from only filing taxes annually. Instead, businesses will submit tax information – such as revenue and expenses – every three months under the new Digital Tax initiative. For this reason, businesses will be issued with a digital tax account. […]

Ease the Pain of Bookkeeping with Xero

Golding Accountancy can help ease the pain of bookkeeping with Xero Online. Contact us today to find out more on 0333 358 3560 https://www.xero.com/uk/resources/small-business-guides/bookkeeping/take-the-boring-out/ Contact us today for an initial free consultation. Looking for an Xero Expert ? Let us help you with your business accounts. Feel free to talk to us about our affordable […]

P11D Deadline Is Fast Approaching – Are You Prepared?

Filing Deadline 6th July 2017 The P11D forms, which report details of the benefits and expenses provided to employees and directors for the year ended 5 April 2017, are due for submission to HMRC by 6 July 2017. The process of gathering the necessary information can be time-consuming, so it is important that this is […]

New Tax System For Self-Employed

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/tax/self-employed/new-tax-system-self-employed-will-seriously-harm-economy/ Contact us today for an initial free consultation. Looking for an Xero Expert ? Let us help you with your business accounts. Feel free to talk to us about our affordable Account Preparation, Taxation Services, VAT Management, Payroll Management, and Bookkeeping services. We can advise on the best package for your needs. Email or  call 01702 […]

Is Your Company Payroll Working For You?

We understand the importance of payroll – it’s no hidden secret that happy staff is the essential ingredient to the smooth running of any company. What helps to make them happy and has a significant impact upon the net income of most business, is being paid on time. We can take this management element and […]

Attention All Employers ~ P60 Deadline Is Fast Approaching 31.05.17

If you still haven’t issued your staff with their P60s for 2016/17, the final deadline is 31 May 2017. All employees actively working on the last day of the tax year (5 April 2017) must be issued their P60. This should be done electronically through your company payroll system automatically, however paper forms can also […]

Need Advice on SME Funding?

After coming up with your ‘million dollar’ business idea and putting in the hard work to get it off paper and into practice, the next hurdle coming at you is how to fund it. Online businesses generally require very little money to start with due to minimal overheads and on-demand stock orders, whereas other ventures […]