November 23, 2017 / 0
Download our full Budget report or view our quick summary
Yesterday, Philip Hammond shared his Autumn Budget 2017. Here’s a full report from our tax experts, breaking down exactly what it all means. Click here to download the full D&T Autumn Budget Summary
To hear more of what the Budget means for you and your business, read our director Carl Reader’s commentary here.
Just want a clear, at-a-glance summary? Here’s the key points of the Budget:
When is the new Autumn Budget?
Cultural fit is difficult to define, but very clear when it is missing.
To hire staff effectively, it’s important to consider cultural fit. Our director, business expert Carl Reader, believes firmly in the concept of Hire For Culture, Train For Skills – check him out in the Daily Mail just last week talking about it!
To put it simply, cultural fit is the likelihood that a person will be able to effortlessly fit with, share and indeed live your business core values and behaviors.
“In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” (Benjamin Franklin)
He’s right, of course. However, if you prepare effectively and take care to ensure that your tax planning is smart, you can reduce the impact.
Whether you’re a brand new start up or an established family business, failure to plan for business taxes can cost you and your business money.
We hear a lot these days about businesses being targeted by fraudsters. Phone calls or emails from scammers purporting to be someone they are not, in order to extract money from unwitting businesses are getting more and more common. There have been instances where communications are received that appear to be from a known and trusted email address, and recently even a case of a scammer calling up on the phone representing themselves as a debt collection agency demanding payment.
Investments are rarely a simple decision.
There is a lot to consider when taking on a franchise, not least the matter of investment.
There are millions of businesses in this world. Blogs are fantastic – but it’s important to mix it up and keep things fresh. In a world where YouTube (check out our Youtube channel!) is consistently one of the most popular websites online, video marketing is clearly a tool to be reckoned with.