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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.

23rd Nov 2023
Autumn Statement 2023 Key Points Friend & Grant Accountants

Autumn Statement 2023: Key Points

Yesterday, Chancellor Jeremy Hunt presented his second Autumn Statement, but with a very different tone to the gloomy announcements made this time last year. The Chancellor announced initiatives with a massive focus on pushing growth in the economy. The main question you’ll all no doubt have is… “how does it affect me?”, let’s take a look…

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23rd Nov 2023
What is a trust The pros and cons of setting up a trust Friend & Grant Accountants

What is a trust? The pros and cons of setting up a trust

Trusts are often overlooked by many as being too complicated or something only for the rich, whilst the former may be partially true the latter definitely is not. With proper professional advice the benefits of trusts can be demystified, and both the tax and practical benefits realised.

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20th Nov 2023

November Property Newsletter

We share the latest updates in the property sector including: Expected house price falls in 2024, Britain’s best locations for student landlords, Charities concerns over delays to Renters Reform Bill, Agreement between Wales and Cornwall, Scotland: More Council Tax for large homes

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16th Nov 2023

November 2023 Newsletter

Our Latest News Letter Explores, if a salary or dividend will be best in 2023/24, Year end tax planning ideas for businesses, The change in LLP rules meaning some members may NOT be self employed, HMRC challenges around the LLP scheme for property businesses and reclaiming input VAT on the sale of shares

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17th Nov 2023
Should my company buy a double cab pick-up Friend & Grant Accountants

Should my company buy a double cab pick-up?

In this blog, we look at the potential benefits to purchasing a double cab pick up through your limited company, going through the savings and costs of various taxes in comparison to a company car.

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15th Nov 2023
The Growing Demand for Rental Properties in the UK Treating It Like a Serious Business Friend & Grant Accountants

The Growing Demand for Rental Properties in the UK: Treating It Like a Serious Business

With demand for rental property being at an all time high we explore considerations if you are thinking of getting into property investment and how to ensure you are compliant from the offset of your journey as a property investor.

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9th Nov 2023
Why did you choose Accountancy Friend & Grant Accountants

Why did you choose Accountancy?

So, why Accountancy? A question that we get asked a lot, so we thought we’d write a blog about it! Read on to see the different reasons why Jack, Christie, Hannah and Lucy chose to go down this Career path and what fuelled their passion to become an Accountant.

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10th Nov 2023
Empowering Dreams The Secret to Business Success Friend & Grant Accountants

Empowering Dreams: The Secret to Business Success

We examine how inspiring, encouraging and enabling the dreams of your team drives success in your business.

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2nd Nov 2023
Embracing Diversity The Importance of an Inclusive Workplace Friend & Grant Accountants

Embracing Diversity: The Importance of an Inclusive Workplace

Creating a diverse work force is an important component of building a successful business. In this blog we examine why this is so and consider strategies to ensure your recruitment policy is inclusive.

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