Archive for February, 2015

Unlike calling yourself a doctor or a lawyer, anyone can set up in business as an ‘accountant’ as the term isn’t a protected name.  So how can you be sure that accountants hold the necessary qualifications to provide a good quality, regulated service to their clients? Although having membership of a professional accounting body doesn’t […]

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self employed

If you decide to become self-employed, either on your own (as a sole trader), or with other people (as a partnership), you will be responsible for working out and paying your tax liabilities to HMRC.   Unlike limited company taxation (where the company itself, and its owners are distinct entities), the personal and business financial […]

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