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Welcome to the GSM & Co Blog where we share our expertise and experience of best accountancy practice. Do let us know of your experiences. And if you have any questions that arise we'd be delighted to answer them.

12 Mar 2020

Key points from the Budget

Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak announced his Budget to Parliament on Wednesday 11th March; the wider implications of which are sure to impact upon SMEs across the UK.

05 Mar 2020

IR35 - are you in or are you out?

April 6th 2020 sees the expansion of IR35, a piece of tax legislation which determines whether a worker is employed or self-employed.

06 Dec 2019

Reflections on 2019. Will you see things differently at the end of 2020?

They say hindsight is 20:20 vision, in that you can clearly see what happened when looking back. So, when looking back at your business in 2019, do you have a clear understanding of what has happened in your organisation last year and why?

27 Sep 2019

When choosing your accountant here’s how to find the sweet spot in a true partner for your business

With technology acquiring an increasing presence in accountancy practice, there’s a sweet spot to find between your accountant being business-like and being a true partner for your business.

20 Sep 2019

Your choice of accountant could be the difference between their total immersion in your business or going under

There’s good reason to take a deeper dive when choosing your accountant.

11 Sep 2019

A proven route to fuel your business for success

Most businesses are founded by people with a passion for creating different ways to deliver better products or services to their customers.

01 Jul 2019

Your business could be top drawer once you make tax digital with GSM

Making Tax Digital is an opportunity for you to update your accounting systems and if managed well by your accountant will provide you with additional tools to drive your business forward. It will enable you to benefit from more efficient and easier interaction with HMRC and the tax system. And, importantly, it will also ensure that all decision makers and advisors are fully informed for better financial management of your organisation.

25 Jun 2019

The power of attraction when building a successful property sector business

There is a well-known upside to being active in the property sector, but where there’s an up there’s also a down.

13 Jun 2019

When you have a seed of a good idea don’t dampen it. Innovate through tax efficiency to create conditions for growth.

When you have the seed of a good idea you don’t want the enthusiasm for your project to be dampened down, but encouraged. It should be nurtured, so risk can turn into reward, goals can turn into growth and strategy can turn into success. All skill sets that should be embedded in your appointed accountancy firm.

06 Jun 2019

Uncover the hidden value in your company for more meaningful investor dialogue

There’s great mutual benefit in improving the quality and transparency of the information your organisation provides, so investors and other key stakeholders can be better informed.

30 May 2019

It helps to have a belt & braces approach when planning ahead

Whether you are a charity or a commercial entity you are inevitably under increasing pressure to do more with less and nevertheless succeed in these more constrained times.

14 Mar 2019

While uncertainty continues to surround BREXIT you might welcome a more stable bridge to guide your direction of trade

As uncertainty continues to surround Brexit, more prudent advisers will be encouraging their clients to prepare for all possible outcomes.

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