Author Archives: Jane Maclachlan

Saint & Co celebrates achievements in Ambleside as part of National Apprenticeship Week

Accountancy firm enlists bumper intake of 17 apprentices as part of ongoing learning programme A LEADING Cumbrian accountancy firm has supercharged its commitment to the ongoing learning and professional development of its staff – by enlisting 17 new apprentices. Saint & Co offers a variety of apprenticeship programmes across four office bases in Cumbria to…

Saint & Co celebrates achievements in Carlisle as part of National Apprenticeship Week

Accountancy firm enlists bumper intake of 17 apprentices as part of ongoing learning programme A LEADING Cumbrian accountancy firm has supercharged its commitment to the ongoing learning and professional development of its staff – by enlisting 17 new apprentices. Saint & Co offers a variety of apprenticeship programmes across four office bases in Cumbria to…

Saint & Co celebrates achievements in West Cumbria as part of National Apprenticeship Week

Accountancy firm enlists bumper intake of 17 apprentices as part of ongoing learning programme A LEADING Cumbrian accountancy firm has supercharged its commitment to the ongoing learning and professional development of its staff – by enlisting 17 new apprentices. Saint & Co offers a variety of apprenticeship programmes across four office bases in Cumbria to…

How do I prepare my business for sale?

prepare my business for sale

Whether you’ve been running your business for two years or two decades, you might be considering selling it at some point in the future. There’s no one-size-fits-all “right time” to do so, but it’s best to start preparing your business for sale as early as possible. When the time comes, your business will be a…

Saint & Co’s inheritance tax experts will simplify complex topic at free-to-attend event

COMPLICATED inheritance tax laws will be broken down into simple bite-sized chunks at a special event for people curious about the controversial tax and how it affects them. Tax specialist Alex Dent from Cumbria and Scotland-based accountancy firm Saint & Co will deliver an ‘Inheritance Tax for Beginners’ session at the Auctioneer in Carlisle in…

HMRC challenges LLP scheme for property businesses

HMRC have recently published Spotlight 63 which alerts taxpayers to a marketed tax avoidance scheme that claims to help taxpayers reduce the tax payable on their property rental profits. The HMRC view is that the “hybrid” structure involving an LLP with individual and corporate members does not have the tax savings that the scheme promoters…