Monthly Archives: December 2013

Christmas Opening for Businesses

It’s the age old dilemma – to open or not to open over Christmas is a question thousands of small business owners will be puzzling over as the festive season approaches. For some, the extra shut down days mean a … Continue reading

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Lucentum Christmas 2013

Christmas is fast approaching as I write this blog. Business owners may want to give their staff, customers and suppliers a Christmas gift or party, but what are the tax impacts of this? Firstly, we need to consider the nature of the … Continue reading

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Shared Parental Leave – ‘No Brainer’ or ‘Nuisance’?

Just as SMEs are starting to get to grips with the additional administration and cost that the Pension Auto Enrolment legislation will bring to their doors, the Government has confirmed details of the new Shared Parental Leave (SPL) arrangement which … Continue reading

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