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Calling All Employers

31-May-2016

Calling All Employers


Why might your employees want to take a pay cut? Perhaps. if it was an arrangement that left them with more money in their pocket at the end of each month and reduced your costs they would listen. Bright Brown has the expertise to show yo...

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New Look Company Accounts

28-May-2016

New Look Company Accounts


New financial reporting standards for companies are making the level of disclosure for smaller companies much simpler. Two main options exist for smaller companies and some thought has to be given as to which might suit your company.  Bright Brown is fully versed on the new ...

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Auto-enrolment and Workplace Pension

24-May-2016

Auto-enrolment and Workplace Pension


Slowly but surely all employers are reaching the staging dates from which they will have to apply the new rules for bringing their employees into a Workplace Pension Scheme.  Opting out of such schemes is at the discretion of the employee, not the employer, so any employer n...

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Changes to Annual Returns

21-May-2016

Changes to Annual Returns


Those of you running companies will know you need to file an annual return each year at Companies House, although the dates for these are not always easy to remember! From June these returns will be replaced by an Annual Confirmation Statement. Although they may ...

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Shareholder Transfers

18-May-2016

Shareholder Transfers


Did your company have a change of shareholders during the year ended 5 April 2016? If so, you may need to report this to HM Revenue & Customs by 6 July 2016 to ensure that no tax has become due on any transfers under the employment-related securities rules. If in doubt, seek professio...

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Changes at Companies House

13-May-2016

Changes at Companies House


Those of you running companies know who your shareholders and directors are, but can you identify the persons of significant control? From April companies and LLPs are required to maintain a register of these persons as part of their statutory records, and from June will be requi...

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