Making tax digital – Your journey

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Making Tax Digital Making tax digital is HMRC’s way to digitise tax. Therefore, from April 2019 businesses with a turnover above £85k must submit VAT returns through the HMRC gateway. Businesses would do this using commercial accounting software like Sage. 89% of UK business will consequently change the way that they process their tax. If you’re going to be impacted … Read More

A helpful online guide about statutory sick pay

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Statutory Sick Pay, holidays & maternity – HMRC’s new online guide HMRC has launched a new interactive guide to Statutory Sick Pay (SSP) which is good for new and experienced employers.  It’s an interactive guide and full of useful information and available at a time to suit you. Visit HMRC’s interactive SSP guide here:   ‘Statutory Sick Pay online guide’ Additionally. there … Read More

Sage accounts crash when exporting on Outlook

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Many of our customers have contacted us over the last month regarding issues resulting in a Sage accounts crash when exporting reports to Outlook, using Office 365. When they were attempting to export a report (for example invoices) they were receiving messages such as ‘SBDDesktop.exe has stopped working’ or Sage was just closing when emailing reports and layouts. This caused … Read More

Switching from HMRC Tools to Sage 50 Payroll

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Switching from HMRC Tools to Sage 50 Payroll which is leading to new tax codes being issued for employees.  This is a known issue. If you want to read further you can download our free guide to fix this error! The error is occurring because of inconsistent data in RTI Payroll ID field*.  This has led to employees receiving new … Read More

Tips to get your Business Website in shape for 2017

New Year’s Resolutions for your Business Website Websites, as well as waistlines, can benefit from a new regime. Try these three top tips from Cambridgeshire digital marketing agency Granite 5 to get your business website fighting fit for 2017. Tech Trends for your Business Here are Granite 5‘s Top 5 Trends to know about for 2017.

Simple Stress Management Tips

Is your inbox already full, the phone always ringing and you feel like you are adding two more things to your ‘to do’ list for every one you cross off…? Why not start 2017 as you mean to carry on and try these simple stress management tips.

What is Pension Auto Enrolment?

Here is a quick reference guide to get you started. Under the Pensions Act 2008 all employers will have to provide a workplace pension for eligible staff by 2018. This is called Automatic Enrolment (Auto Enrolment).

Sage Pay

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Sage Pay Payment Solutions to fit your business: Invoice | Face to Face | Online | Phone Sage Pay allows you to accept payments in a variety of ways and with no hidden charges.