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5 Ways to Prepare your Business for the Summer

5 Ways to Prepare your Business for the Summer

As June rolls around, the anticipation of summer brings excitement for us at HB Accounting, but we also sense the touch of anxiety that business owners are feeling. Balancing the demands of your business with the desire to enjoy the sunshine can be challenging, and it...

Do I need a bookkeeper if AI can do my bookkeeping?

Do I need a bookkeeper if AI can do my bookkeeping?

In an era where software companies are aggressively marketing their AI-driven bookkeeping solutions as the end-all for small business financial management, there’s an important question to answer: Will anyone need a bookkeeper in the future? It’s not a simple question...

Do you need help with your business financial management?

Do you need help with your business financial management?

At HB Accounting, we love entrepreneurs. We love to be entrepreneurial ourselves. And we know that as you do this, you are fueled by your passion for what you do and your plans for what your business could become. But the complexities lie heavily because financial...

How your bookkeeper can make you money

How your bookkeeper can make you money

Bookkeeping: you might think of it as just another expense, or at best, a way to keep track of where your money's going. But what if we told you that good bookkeeping isn't just about spending money wisely, but actually making more of it? Intrigued? Stick with us, and...

5 ways bookkeeping can help your small business grow

5 ways bookkeeping can help your small business grow

Running a small business can be tough - there are many challenges that small business owners face daily. However, maintaining accurate and consistent financial records doesn’t need to be one of them - and it’s a great way to help your business grow. Bookkeeping is the...

Paying deferred VAT due to Coronavirus

Paying deferred VAT due to Coronavirus

HMRC have now announced a new VAT deferral payment scheme for those who deferred VAT payments between 20 March and 30 June 2020. If you still have VAT left to pay, you can: Pay in full by 31 March 2021Opt in to the new payment scheme when it comes into force in early...

When should I complete my Self Assessment Tax Return?

When should I complete my Self Assessment Tax Return?

Tax returns for the year ended 5 April 2021 are now open with HMRC for submission. When should I complete my return? As soon as possible… why wait? There are several benefits to completing your return sooner rather than later. You can take the time it takes to gather...