Now we are nearing mid-January, it feels as if the Christmas break is a distant memory, although having chatted with numerous clients that have called into the office, it’s good to hear that many had a much more enjoyable Christmas this year.

The sun is shining here today in Bideford, which is a welcome change to the usual ‘January gloom’ and we are very busy due to the deadline for submitting Self-Assessment Tax Returns being only a couple of weeks away!

Below are some articles featured in our recent newsletter which may be of interest and please feel free to get in touch should we be able to help you with any of the points raised.

Wishing a very happy and healthy New Year to all.

30% of small firms in late-payments struggle

One in ten say late payments threaten their business  Click to read more

Chancellor sets out £1bn fund for Omicron-hit businesses

Omicron variant sparks new support measures for hardest-hit firms What you need to know

Employers’ bulletin: Reviewing and setting payroll

The key considerations when it comes to running your business’s payroll 2022/23  Find out more

New post-Brexit customs rules come into force

4 Jan  Companies trading with the EU face stricter rules  Does this affect you?