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Welcome to the Friend and Grant blog area.  Here you will find all the latest news, views and helpful guides in relation to accountancy, taxation and running a business.  We hope you find the information we post interesting.  Give us a call if you’d like to discuss how we can help you and your business.

15th Sep 2020
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Aren’t 4X4 pickups just for builders?

Looking for a tax efficient company vehicle and for various reasons an electric car is not an option? How about a 4x4 pickup? In our blog we give 4 great reasons why a pickup might not be a silly idea after all.

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2nd Sep 2020
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Update to the Kickstart Scheme

The application process for the Kickstart Scheme is now live, but do you know what’s involved?

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28th Aug 2020
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What is a management buyout or MBO?

As your business comes to maturity thoughts often move to retirement and if possible extracting value from the sale of your successful business. One option many business owners consider is selling to their management team. For many it just feels right. It also offers a simple and flexible way to leave a business in the safe hands of individuals who fully understand the business.

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24th Aug 2020
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Have you felt the force of the digital age in your finance department?

Automation can prove beneficial for businesses, but what’s involved and where do you start?

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21st Aug 2020
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Looking to give shares away in your company? Beware the pitfalls.

Looking to give shares away in your company to secure an investor, business partner or lock in an employee? Beware the pitfalls. In this blog we look at why company owners are prepared to sell or giveaway shares in their companies. We look at the problems, the tax issues, some of the solutions and recommendations we would make to ensure that if you do sale or give away part of your company that you secure your financial position.

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19th Aug 2020
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Property owners can benefit from the Green Homes Grant – but what is it?

If you're looking to make energy-efficient improvements, these grants may help!

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12th Aug 2020
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How prepared is your business to respond and adapt to future challenges?

Forecasting and scenario planning can help ensure you are better equipped to deal with different situations as they arise, but what is scenario planning?

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10th Aug 2020
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What is the government’s Kickstarter job scheme?

With the government building a plan for jobs, there are not only changes to apprenticeships but also a new Kickstarter job scheme.

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7th Aug 2020
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VAT reduction for hospitality and tourism sectors

Businesses in the hospitality and tourism sector can now reduce their rate of VAT, but only on certain goods and services!

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