News from your Accountants in Harrogate & Leeds

Keep yourself up-to-date on the latest accountancy news and information with our useful articles.

Does you employer still pay for your private fuel?

January 12th 2018

As we are approaching the end of yet another tax year, it is worth repeating our suggestion that highlights the cash benefit to company car drivers and their employers, of reimbursing the cost of fuel provided for private motoring. The rates have been updated for 2017-18.

Capital Gains Tax opportunities

January 12th 2018

This is also an appropriate time of the year to consider your capital gains tax position if you have already disposed (or are considering a disposal) of an asset subject to CGT before 6 April 2018.

A fond farewell to Julie Burrell

January 12th 2018

After a long and successful career with DSC Julie Burrell will be retiring at the end of this month. 

Tax Diary for January and February 2018

January 10th 2018

Important tax dates for January and February 2018.

Happy New Year

January 10th 2018

Let us hope that 2018 presents opportunities to build our business interests and improve the financial position of our families. Certainly, there were many changes last year, not least the ongoing implications of the Brexit vote, that have proved to be challenging and not only for the politicians.

Did you know that DSC can sit on your board

January 10th 2018

DSC can take on the role of non-executive director in your business to offer advice and support on the strategy and performance of your business. With our broad range of experience and knowledge, we can attend your monthly board meetings and guide your business forward effectively.

Sole trader or incorporated

January 10th 2018

From April 2018, the £5,000 tax-free dividend allowance is reducing from £5,000 to £2,000. Does this mean that converting from self-employed to a limited company arrangement to save tax and NIC is no longer a viable option?

DSC can give your accounting systems a health check

December 15th 2017

Accounting systems are critical in business to ensure you can record, analyse and report financial information in an accurate and timely manner. DSC can review your current accounting systems to make sure they are working as hard as possible for the benefit of your business.