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HW Fisher & Company

The Fisher Organisation is a multi-faceted group dedicated to the provision of a wide range of professional services.
At the heart of the organisation is HW Fisher & Company, a medium-sized firm of Chartered Accountants within the top 30 in the UK. Founded in 1933, the practice comprises 28 partners and some 260 staff. The firm is arranged as a series of partner-led departments covering a full range of dedicated industry groups which are steadily expanding to meet the changing needs of our clients.

As well as the core accountancy practice, The Fisher Organisation also includes a number of specialist companies providing a range of consultancy services in fields such as corporate finance, information technology and property.

Our mission is to serve our clients with creativity, enthusiasm, energy and vision. The principle is at the heart of our work.

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Why HMV survived as a retailer

During the last two months of 2012 and January 2013, the UK saw the administration of various well known retail chains. Many commentators feared it was the end when HMV collapsed into administration in January 2013, yet as of July 2013 HMV is still trading. This article studies why.

Company: HW Fisher & Company | Published: 08 July 2013 | Business Area: Business Recovery/Insolvency

Rating: 7 people found this useful

Can the private sector take up the Public sector slack?

HW Fisher looks at the government’s plan to cut the budget deficit and how the fallout from this could mean job losses within public sectors. It investigates whether the Private sector in this instance will be able to “take up the slack” and give an example case study

Company: HW Fisher & Company | Published: 21 June 2011 | Business Area: Corporate Finance

Sustainability - money cannot be eaten

HW Fisher looks here at what sustainability is and why is it important to your Business.

Company: HW Fisher & Company | Published: 21 June 2011 | Business Area: Sustainability/Climate Change

Compulsory pension contributions looming for Britain’s businesses

The Government estimates that around seven million people are not saving enough to give them the retirement income they want or need and so action has to be taken quickly to prevent a pension’s crisis. As a result, Britain’s employers are being asked (well, ordered actually) to do their bit.

Company: HW Fisher & Company | Published: 21 June 2011 | Business Area: Corporate Pensions

Rating: 9 people found this useful

Late tax return fines to rise sharply

This paper by HW Fisher & Company looks at the recent announcement from HMRC that late tax returns will incur higher penalties going forward.

Company: HW Fisher & Company | Published: 21 June 2011 | Business Area: PAYE

Rating: 1 person found this useful

Small or medium sized enterprises urged to prepare for pension changes

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are being urged to prepare for the forthcoming changes to the pension regime after new research found that almost a half do not have a pension scheme in place.

Company: HW Fisher & Company | Published: 21 June 2011 | Business Area: Corporate Pensions

Rating: 2 people found this useful

Accounting software- analyse this!

Despite there being no end of advanced accounting software out there, a recurring issue for many companies is the inability for that software to produce accurate, timely and meaningful management information, presented in a format that they require.

Company: HW Fisher & Company | Published: 21 June 2011 | Business Area: Finance and Accounting

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From royalties to riches

One of the fastest growing areas of Fisher Forensic is licensing and royalty auditing. Each year we recover millions of pounds on behalf of private and corporate clients who are the owners of intellectual property.

Company: HW Fisher & Company | Published: 21 June 2011 | Business Area: Insurance

Payment protection insurance - the latest financial scandal

HW Fisher and Company looks here at the recent news that many banks have potentially incorrectly sold many individuals unwanted Payment Protection Policies.

Company: HW Fisher & Company | Published: 20 June 2011 | Business Area: Insurance

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HMRC begins first phase of Business Records Checks

HW Fisher and Company looks at the recent confirmation that HMRC will be commencing its first round of business records checks of over 1000 small and medium sized enterprises.

Company: HW Fisher & Company | Published: 20 June 2011 | Business Area: Corporation Tax

Contact HW Fisher & Company

Acre House

11 - 15 William Road

London

http://www.hwfisher.co.uk