Articles, news and guides on tax issues for UK small businesses.


Advice on tax and record keeping

I'm just starting a party plan business for women's clothing, lingerie and adult products. I've just graduated from university and know nothing about the legal side of businesses. What are the most important legal details I need and where can I get detailed advice on VAT and record keeping? I have already registered as a limited company, what next?


Get ready for new tax year

The new tax year starts in the first week of April and, amidst the reams of bureaucratic red tape that small firms have to wade through, Bibby Financial Services is advising SMEs to get their affairs in order.


Childcare tax changes on the way

Small businesses should be aware of forthcoming changes to the tax and National Insurance regime relating to childcare provided by employers.


Family firms pay tax penalty

Thousands of family firms could fall foul of a 'confusing' tax code that applies to working married couples.

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