Category Archives: Blog

Inheritance planning and giving tax-free gifts

If you’re looking to gift money or property to your family, it’s vitally important that you consider the impact of inheritance tax and capital gains tax on these gifts. The tax implications can be complex, but with the right advice and the right inheritance planning, it’s possible to save up to 40% of your inheritance…

Inheritance planning and giving tax-free gifts

If you’re looking to gift money or property to your family, it’s vitally important that you consider the impact of inheritance tax and capital gains tax on these gifts. The tax implications can be complex, but with the right advice and the right inheritance planning, it’s possible to save up to 40% of your inheritance…

Linking your hotel booking system to your profits

The hotel and leisure industry is a sector that’s more susceptible than most to the peaks and troughs of seasonality. Whether you’re running a guest house or a large-scale hotel, your challenge is always to make the maximum profit from the rooms you have available – and to work with the seasonal changes in room…

Linking your hotel booking system to your profits

The hotel and leisure industry is a sector that’s more susceptible than most to the peaks and troughs of seasonality. Whether you’re running a guest house or a large-scale hotel, your challenge is always to make the maximum profit from the rooms you have available – and to work with the seasonal changes in room…

4 ways to improve your farming business: 4. Plan for the future and succession

There’s a strong tradition of farming being a family affair. And when you’re running a family business, you’re no longer just managing a farm; you’re also the custodian of an ongoing farming enterprise that must provide for future generations. So it’s hugely important to take a long-term view when making business decisions about your farming…

4 ways to improve your farming business: 4. Plan for the future and succession

There’s a strong tradition of farming being a family affair. And when you’re running a family business, you’re no longer just managing a farm; you’re also the custodian of an ongoing farming enterprise that must provide for future generations. So it’s hugely important to take a long-term view when making business decisions about your farming…

4 ways to improve your farming business: 3. Get a handle analysing (coding) with cost centres

Farming is one of the staple industries of the UK economy. But it’s also a sector where revenues and profits can fluctuate greatly depending on market forces and economic conditions. If you’re running your own farming business, it can be a challenge to keep on top of the dynamic nature of these fluctuating profit margins….

4 ways to improve your farming business: 3. Get a handle analysing (coding) with cost centres

Farming is one of the staple industries of the UK economy. But it’s also a sector where revenues and profits can fluctuate greatly depending on market forces and economic conditions. If you’re running your own farming business, it can be a challenge to keep on top of the dynamic nature of these fluctuating profit margins….

4 ways to improve your farming business: 2. Understand tax and capital gains

Getting a better understanding of your tax liabilities is a fundamental tool in improving the financial success of your farm or agricultural business. As we highlighted in our previous blog, it’s vital that you have a clear focus on maintaining positive cash flow and have profitability built into your farm’s business model.  And one of…

4 ways to improve your farming business: 2. Understand tax and capital gains

Getting a better understanding of your tax liabilities is a fundamental tool in improving the financial success of your farm or agricultural business. As we highlighted in our previous blog, it’s vital that you have a clear focus on maintaining positive cash flow and have profitability built into your farm’s business model.  And one of…