Reclaiming VAT on your small business expenses doesn’t need to be hard. In this guide, we walk you through four easy steps to successfully reclaim VAT for your small business.
Minimising your individual and business tax liability is a vital part of running a profitable business. How you pay yourself – whether through dividends, a salary, or a mix of both – is key to keeping your tax bill to a minimum. Here you can learn if small business dividends is the most efficient way […]
Even if you’re not a regular listener, podcasts for accountants are a great way to get inspiration and valuable tips on the go. To help you find the best podcasts that are most applicable for accountants, Arbitrue has put together this list of thought-provoking and entertaining series. Grab your headphones and check these out.
Got Milk? A famous Aesop fable describes a milkmaid who balances a milk pail on her head, while dreaming of all the wonderful things she will buy with her profits after selling the milk.
Everyone knows that having access to finance is an essential part of running a good, and sustainable, business. But having cash in the bank to cover your everyday expenses is easier said than done.
Cash vs. accrual accounting is one of the choices you have to make regarding company taxes and thus you need to be aware of the pros and cons to each method. Arbitrue has put together a quick guide to help you decide whether cash or accrual method is a good fit for your business.
While the list of accounting qualifications and certificates is long, it’s the soft skills that can take you from a mediocre to a top-notch accountant. Many of these characteristics are necessary for a variety of job roles but this article goes on to explain how they are specifically related to accountancy.
Running a business is full of ups, downs and lessons you wish you’d known from the start. We asked selected UK-based accountants for their top tips to help small businesses get ahead and streamline their processes. From keeping on top of your finances to taking full advantage of the technology available, here are five accounting […]
There is a range of business financial planning and forecasting tools available, yet many come with costly subscriptions. For budding businesses on tight budgets, you’ll need to be a bit more creative. To help, we’ve compiled our favourite financial planning tools of 2018, from the high end to a more strategic, DIY approach.
Good planning is essential for all businesses, yet when it comes to tax planning, it can often seem overwhelming. There is a myriad of different schemes and relief options to reduce taxes out there in the UK, but digging around to find out which ones you are eligible for can be time-consuming and confusing.