Forrester Boyd News

​The ESFA have recently published their new Academies Financial Handbook (AFH). This comes into effect from 1 September 2019 with more emphasis on internal scrutiny and controls, reporting related party transactions and the importance of an audit committee.…


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If you are considering R&D or looking to improve your data driven business processes, then speak to us to see what tax benefits are available.…


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£10 million research & development fund specifically for the UK fishing & seafood industries was launched on 19th July by Environment Secretary Michael Gove.…


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Forrester Boyd recently took part in ‘It’s a Knockout’ ’ competition at Washingborough on Sunday 7 July to raise money for St Barnabas Hospice. Our team were delighted to raise over £800 with thanks to friends and colleagues for their support.…


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Alan Nesbitt, partner at Forrester Boyd is to embark upon a mammoth challenge to raise funds for the Alzheimer's Society. He is aiming to cycle 200 miles in one day on the 8th September.…


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Alan Nesbitt, partner at leading regional accountancy firm Forrester Boyd is delighted to have been invited to assist in judging this year’s East Lindsey Business Awards. “As a large local accountancy practice we work with many clients in the region and so I am privileged to be part of marking their…


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The first quarterly VAT returns required to be submitted under MTD are for the period to 30 June 2019, and the filing deadline is 7 August. However, as this is the first MTD return for businesses who have not taken part in the MTD pilot there are two alternative deadlines to be aware of. Monday 29 J…


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Moving Budget dates, Autumn statements and the tendency to announce changes at least a year in advance mean that it can be hard to keep up with what is happening and when. As a case in point the government has just published a Finance Bill to implement the changes outlined in the 2018 budget. There …


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The Government plan to introduce the reformed Off-Payroll (IR35) working rules in the private sector in April 2020 and have issued a policy paper detailing the rules. If you are a large or medium size business that relies on freelancers or contractors, then you will be responsible for determining th…


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For VAT returns (period ending June 30th) you have until 7th August to submit your return. If your taxable turnover is above £85,000, you will need to ensure you have properly registered for MTD, ensured your bookkeeping records are prepared in a compliant fashion and that your return can be submitt…


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