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New EU legislation a ‘doubled-edged sword for small businesses
One blow for small businesses this week as new EU legislation forces them to absorb card fees. HMRC has also announced, as a result, that it will stop accepting payments by personal credit card. Read more

Preparation is key: don’t let your tax return turn into a major headache
It’s best not to run right up against deadlines but allow space for hitches and unanticipated delays.Your self-assessment tax return – and that date of 31st January should be burnt into your calendar. Read more

Be warned: and don’t end up liable for untaken holiday in arrears
As an employer you are obliged to give those who work for you ‘adequate facilities’ to take paid holidays. If you fail to, you may later be liable to payment in arrears. Read more