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In Britain, where we are often subjected to four seasons in one day, we could all be forgiven for wanting to see that back of clouds for good. However, there’s a new cloud on the scene and it’s one that business owners need to embrace…
“Open banking” is a new directive which was introduced in the UK in January. It has the potential to fundamentally change the way companies manage their finances, access capital and make strategic decisions. A number of innovative companies are currently testing and developing uses for open banking by registering licences from the Financial Conduct Authority. In this piece we explore some of its most useful potential applications for businesses.
Do you claim for business mileage – and spend hours Googling the places you’ve visited to work out the miles you’ve covered? Well, thanks to the Cottons App, you can now get all the information you need permanently recorded on your smartphone.
Never lose a receipt again; use the free receipt management App from proactive Cottons Accountants
We have launched a powerful new app to save you time and money. Here’s everything you need to know.
Our Rugby office is 10 years old this month and we couldn’t be prouder of what has been achieved in that time. Let’s celebrate the branch…
What you need to know about the ATED charge if you are holding a residential property in a Limited company.
On April 6th the amount small businesses have to contribute to their employee’s pensions is increasing.
A comprehensive summary of the Spring Statement 2018.
2018’s Spring Statement is expected to be very different. Here are the reasons behind the changes and our predictions.
No matter the size of your business, you will need to comply and be aware of the new regulations set out under GDPR.
Here are 5 steps to ensure your small business is compliant.
It’s widely known and well documented that the UK and Europe are preparing for the largest data protection overhaul in decades: GDPR. What’s less apparent however, is exactly what small businesses need to do. What changes do they need to make to which parts of their systems and processes? And where do they go for assistance?
Cottons have got you covered.
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a new regulation which will take effect from 25th May 2018. It is being introduced to strengthen data privacy for individuals across the EU.
Here’s everything you need to know…
Budgets and forecasts are the business equivalent of Satnavs. If you don’t know what to aim for and what your goals are it will be impossible to reach your end destination.
Since the financial crisis it has become even harder for SME businesses to access debt finance and growth capital.
However, over the last decade a plethora of different funding options have emerged, facilitated by generous tax breaks from the Government as well as technological developments.
In 2017 we assisted a client in achieving an important round of funding in record time!
We’re now pleased to update that the management buyout we helped to shape is at the end of the payment plan with the seller.