What does the Autumn Statement 2023 mean for businesses?

Jeremy Hunt, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, has presented the Autumn Statement along with a revised economic forecast from the Office for Budget Responsibility. These are the Autumn 2023 Statement key points for individuals and small/medium companies: Autumn Statement 2023 – what does it mean for my business? Martin Beales outlines here how the key […]

COP 9 Disclosure requests from HMRC

A COP 9 request (Code of Practice 9) is a formal process used by HMRC to investigate cases of suspected serious tax evasion. What should you do if you receive one?

Funding, growth and success through PBATS’ Advisory Services

This client (a limited company) imports and exports its products worldwide in a competitive online retail market, operating via sales platforms such as Shopify and eBay, whilst monitoring and managing stock using the Veeqo platform and bringing this all together on Quickbooks.

The 2021 PBATS Year

For the third year now, I’m going to make our last blog of the year a review of our year.

Payments on account

Payments on account apply to the self employed. They’re effectively advance payments for your self assessment tax return bill.

Definitions pt 2

Accounting definitions and terms to help people who don’t work in a finance role.