Monthly Archives: December 2012

Why now is the time to spend (with caution!) on Plant and Equipment...

The Chancellor George Osborne announced in his Autumn Statement on 5th December 2012 that the annual investment allowance (AIA) would be increased to £250,000 from 1st January 2013 for 2 years. This means that businesses investing in qualifying equipment ...

Xmas Video 2012 - Merry Christmas! From all the Partners and Staff at Mitchell Charlesworth

This year, as well as helping our clients, in our spare time, we have also been helping Santa with all of his preparations for the big day, proving once again that we are not just your accountants... ...

MC Vanguard Corporate Finance see further consolidation in technology sectors

In this blog article, MC Vanguard Corporate Finance Partner, Brian McCann, looks ahead at 2013 and in particular, at the expected growth of the technology sector. ...

Christmas Shopping - The VAT Rules That Apply When Shopping Online

With last minute Christmas Shopping upon us, Mitchell Charlesworth's VAT Expert, Gemma Gower, outlines the VAT rules that could apply when buying goods online. ...

Having An Office Christmas Party? Here are the tax rules that apply:

At this time of year, many of you will be holding your Christmas party. We have recently received a few enquiries about what is a taxable benefit and what is not in relation to staff events. This short post by our tax experts helps to explain the main rules:...

The Autumn Statement - Expert Guides & Analysis

This week, the Chancellor delivered his Autumn Statement 2012, during which he outlined the state of the UK economy and various measures the Government believes will kick-start growth in 2013 and beyond. ...

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