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The PBATS Year

When anyone looks back at 2020, it’s going to be impossible to not mention Covid-19. We’ve had, like many businesses, had to adapt to having some staff working from home & different working conditions when we are in the office...

What are management accounts?

We prefer to call them a business review, which is a better description of what they are – they’re not compulsory but this is a benefit as it allows them to be completely customised to your business to give you the insights you want about your business...

A year since we moved!

I was chatting with my son about how we’d moved the office around and he said to me that it’s a shame we don’t have any before and after photos from when we first got the office, it was at that point I realised we’ve been in our current premises a year already...

COVID 19 – October Update

Another update on the current support available during COVID-19... or maybe not...

VAT – The basics!

We’ve mentioned registering for VAT in a recent blog but as we didn’t go into detail we thought we’d add a bit more now...

Mythbusting

My (not so) little boy has recently got into watching Mythbusters on TV and it got me thinking about some accounting and bookkeeping myths that I thought I’d tackle...

Team Update

Over the last few months we’ve had a few changes within the team at PBATS, here’s a quick round up of all the changes...

Over the last few months we’ve had a few changes within the team at PBATS, here’s a quick round up of all the changes...

Everyone can have cash flow problems and these can cause a lot of worry for you, distracting you from running your business, so it’s important to ensure you get a plan in place to ease the worry...

April signifies the start of the new year (financial year obviously!), although we doubt this is news to any of you! And what better way to start a new year than to tidy up last year...

COVID-19 – Small Business Grant Scheme

Many small businesses are under the impression they need to be paying rates to received this grant – the opposite is actually true...

COVID-19 – Self Employed Help

A quick explanation on why we're not actually writing a blog on the help available for the self employed during COVID 19...

COVID-19 Help

How we're going to try and help during COVID 19...

COVID-19 – Government Assistance Update

We’re doing our best to digest the information coming from the government and advise what it means for everyone, we’re doing regular e-mails for all of our clients but we’re repeating that information here for all...

COVID-19 – Funding & Tax

We’re doing our best to digest the information coming from the government and advise what it means for everyone, we’re doing regular e-mails for all of our clients but we’re repeating that information here for all...

Is my HMRC email a fake?

With the ever busy January behind us, we wanted to quickly address something a lot of people suffer from, receiving a fake HMRC email...

Got QuickBooks but need help?

We’ve had a few calls and emails over the last few months regarding QuickBooks with a similar theme, people have seen the adverts on TV and heard the radio ad’s saying how easy your accounts can be when you use QuickBooks and they’ve got it, set it up the best they can and then realised they still have to do more than they thought...

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