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Why You Shouldn’t Stress About Forecasts

Why You Shouldn’t Stress About Forecasts Financial forecasts are something that many business think are both essential and impossible. Lenders will always ask for forecast figures as they want to see how you can afford any lending you are applying for. The problem with a forecast is that it is never correct. Remember Michael Fish? Hurricane?
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New Enterprise Allowance

The New Enterprise Allowance Start-ups are not my normal area of expertise, the majority of our business comes from more established companies or property professionals. However, this is a scheme that continues to sit under the radar and really should have a higher profile. The New Enterprise Allowance(NEA) is a Government scheme that supports those
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HMRC Comfort Charges

HMRC Comfort Charges This one came up in conversation recently and it is worth highlighting some of the side effects of comfort charges. The case in question surrounded a company director who owed money to HMRC. Their tax position and amount payable had been contested for a couple of years with a final figure being
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The Growth of Airbnb in London

Airbnb Growth in London Whenever I mention Airbnb to property specialists I get varying reactions, from shock horror to intrigue. There still appears to be a chasm between the traditional landlord and the Airbnb landlord. I fully understand the two are different beasts, the proposals are very different. It is akin to the estate agent
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