Jones Harris is pleased to be helping with an epic fundraising challenge taking place this June, one that involves 800 miles for Brian House. Not that any members of our team will be taking on this mammoth cycling challenge though! Fundraising for seven years Team Yabbitus is a group of friends from Blackpool who have […]

1 March 2019 – Due date for Corporation Tax due for the year ended 31 May 2018. 2 March 2019 – Self assessment tax for 2017/18 paid after this date will incur a 5% surcharge. 19 March 2019 – PAYE and NIC deductions due for month ended 5 March 2019. (If you pay your tax […]

From April 2019, minimum pay rates will increase as set out below. National Living Wage (NLW) rates for workers aged 25 and over – from £7.83 to £8.21 per hour. National Minimum Wage rates: workers aged 21–24 — from £7.38 to £7.70 per hour workers aged 18–20 — from £5.90 to £6.15 per hour workers […]

A reminder that if your business makes a loan to your employees or their relatives this can create tax problems for both employees and employers. And please don’t forget that the term “employee” includes directors, and also that loans to family members may be caught. For example, the employer will have an obligation to report […]

Large businesses should already be aware that more changes to employment law are ahead. You’ve probably got an HR manager, or even a team, to keep up with new legislation. It’s not so simple for business owner-managers. You have to be informed about so many different areas, from reducing your carbon footprint, to planning rules. […]

Is your business keeping up with technology? Do you worry about the responsibility which comes with reliance on technology? At the moment, it’s the turn of the social media giants to face the wrath of the regulators because of the sensitive material which is shared on their platforms. Another day, it’s an entire banking system […]