Paying employees early over the Christmas period

If you are an employer and you pay your employees early over the Christmas and New Year period, it is important to note the current guidance for employers on reporting PAYE information in real time when making payments early during the festive period. In 2019 permanent easement on reporting PAYE information in real time was introduced, as employers may pay their employees … Read More

What Sage tax codes should I use for Christmas gifts and entertainment?

Can you believe it’s that time of year again! It feels like it was only 5 minutes ago when we wrote our last Christmas blog about Christmas gift ideas! So here we are again, the festive season is upon us and seeing that we are no longer restricted to what we can do with our colleagues and clients, we thought … Read More

A COVID Christmas

Christmas is usually a time of relaxation and getting together with loved ones. Even though the government originally tried to offer relaxed restrictions in order for us to have a more ‘normal’ Christmas, it wasn’t meant to be and the festive period won’t be the same. Without the usual build up to Christmas people are making the most of it, … Read More

Christmas gifts for your clients and employees and tax implications

Christmas is an ideal time to express your gratitude to your clients and employees. A simple gift or gesture can go a long way. But does this need to come out of your own pocket or can you claim the gifts as expenses? Client Gifts and Tax The guidance from HMRC is that you can claim for gifts worth up … Read More

How to add festive cheer to your invoices

As Christmas is quickly approaching we thought it would be great to tell you about adding some Christmas cheer to your Sage 50 Accounts invoices. There’s nothing like a personal touch on your invoices to put a smile on your clients face and help them to get into the Christmas spirit during these difficult times. You can easily add a … Read More

Christmas gifts for the accountant

Christmas gift ideas for the accountant & bookkeeper   Limited Edition Selina-Jayne mug set Surprise the accountant in your life with one of these limited edition mug sets. Limited Edition – Exclusive to Selina-Jayne Designs One Mug 92 mm High 80 mm Diameter Ceramic Robust Mug Totally Dishwasher Safe One High Gloss Coaster 100mm x 100mm with Hardwood Back   … Read More