As the dust settles on the last Spring Budget, we look at the key changes for small business and some reminders of changes in the 2016 Budget that take effect from 1st April.
Corporation Tax – Corporation Tax has reduced to 19% from 1st April 2017.
VAT – VAT registration threshold increases to £85,000 from today and […]Continue reading ›
Last month we recommended reading Gino Wickman’s excellent book Traction. At the very end is an implementation plan for the methodology of the book and right at the top of the list is to establish who is accountable for what in your business.
It got us thinking on the importance of accountability in business and how […]Continue reading ›
Here at Crunchers we’ve been batting about business analogies and I am proud to coin a new one.
We are fond of saying that building a business is like building a vehicle. It’s like putting together a lot of different moving parts so that it takes you to your destination – retiring at 45, being knighted […]
On 23rd November the Chancellor, Philip Hammond, delivered his first (and last) Autumn Statement. We provide you with our summary of the most important announcements for small business.
Economic growth forecasts have been revised down from 2.1% to 1.4% in 2017 following the Brexit vote.
The Chancellor has re-iterated the intention to reduce Corporation Tax to […]Continue reading ›
As some will know the intention behind Crunchers is to use the accounting process to improve the lives of business owners, providing insights and support in achieving their goals for their business and their lives.
Crunchers Head Office in Cornwall has been busy this year with an important new software to empower business owners – Goal Driver.
The […]Continue reading ›
Our customers want and need things. Clothes, food, video production, accountancy services, plumbing done. Mostly they don’t want to think about how they fulfil these needs, they want an easy life. So they look around and hopefully they find your business to provide them with what they want. They become your customer.
In theory this […]Continue reading ›
We are delighted Crunchers South London is the first accounting practice in the country to be awarded the Fair Tax Mark.
We join FTSE listed companies such as SSE Plc and Go-Ahead Group in a growing list of companies taking a stand against aggressive tax avoidance.
The Fair Tax Mark is an independent accreditation process that assesses […]Continue reading ›
Our last blog on Pensions Auto-Enrolment was back in May 2015. For most of our clients the date from which they much Auto-Enrol is sometime in 2017. This is still a way away but it is something that needs to be planned and therefore we feel it is time to bring into focus again.
Our last […]Continue reading ›
Britain has voted to leave the EU with far reaching implications for UK business. In this report we attempt to distil what this means for the small business community we represent. A more complete and in depth version of what follows may be found as a link at the end of this article.
One certain outcome of […]Continue reading ›
Hopefully you are enjoying being in business. Hopefully the sun is shining and you are making hay. In which case this article may not relate to you, but it is not uncommon for small business owners to experience stress, upset and get worn down.
As Michael Gerber pointed out so elegantly in the E-Myth, a business […]Continue reading ›