1463Finance and Accountancy Briefings

Smith and Williamson

Since our foundation over a century ago, Smith & Williamson has been managing the financial affairs of private clients and their business interests. We are one of the top ten largest firms of accountants* in the UK and our investment management business has over £12 billion of funds under management and advice (as at 30 June 2012).


Our prime aim is to help our clients achieve their financial ambitions, both corporate and personal. Our clients are varied - private individuals, mid-large businesses, professional practices and non-profit organisations.


Our business spans 11 principal offices in the UK and Ireland, with locations in the City of London, Belfast, Bristol, Birmingham, Dublin, Glasgow, Guildford, Manchester, Salisbury, Southampton and Worcester, and an international capability in over 100 countries through membership of Nexia International (the 7th largest international accounting and consulting network) and M&A International.


 

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Tax focus - June 2014

This paper provides a summary of current tax issues for companies. Topics covered: European Commission report on tax and the digital economy; LLP members' employment rights; EU Commission in favour of shift to indirect taxes; HMRC's draft partnership manual.

Company: Smith and Williamson | Published: 14 July 2014 | Business Area: Employment Tax

Tax focus - May 2014

This paper provides a summary of current tax issues for companies. In this issue: intellectual property office report; register of company beneficial ownership; modernisation of corporate debt rules; exemption from stamp duty for growth markets.

Company: Smith and Williamson | Published: 09 June 2014 | Business Area: Stamp and Transfer Duties

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Investment outlook: May 2014

Download Smith and Williamson's monthly round-up of global and local market trends. In this issue: investment review; market highlights; market returns; house view.

Company: Smith and Williamson | Published: 29 May 2014 | Business Area: Business Intelligence

Restructuring and recovery - Spring 2014

In this issue: Survival in the voluntary sector - Seven ways to succeed in a tough environment; Profile: Nick Elliott - Our new restructuring and recovery partner; Adapt and prosper - Independent schools grapple with change; Cyprus after the crisis - International summit report from Nicosia.

Company: Smith and Williamson | Published: 08 May 2014 | Business Area: Business Recovery/Insolvency

Briefing note: Payments in respect of directorship duties

This briefing note highlights payroll compliance risks associated with payments to directors, a concession permitting gross payment and offers advice on and assistance with contract and tax compliance issues.

Company: Smith and Williamson | Published: 08 May 2014 | Business Area: Employment Tax

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Accounting in the cloud - Web based access to your financial management information

Online accounting software, commonly known as ‘cloud accounting’ software, is revolutionising the way financial management systems are accessed and managed. As the cloud offering for software matures, businesses are looking at the practical aspects of its adoption and the potential benefits.

Company: Smith and Williamson | Published: 30 April 2014 | Business Area: Cloud Computing

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Weekly tax update - April 7th 2014

Smith Williamson's update provides a round-up of recent tax issues. Topics covered: PAYE and employment matters; private client; business tax; VAT.

Company: Smith and Williamson | Published: 09 April 2014 | Business Area: PAYE

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Tax focus: A summary of current tax issues for companies

Tax Focus provides a summary of current tax issues for companies. This issue covers: artificial use of dual contracts by non-domiciles; claiming capital allowances on property; HMRC guidance on FRS102; OECD base erosion and profit shifting action plan.

Company: Smith and Williamson | Published: 17 March 2014 | Business Area: Financial Reporting

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Weekly tax update - March 10th 2014

The tax update provides a round-up and explanation of the latest tax issues. Topics covered: private client, general news, PAYE, employment matters, business tax and VAT.

Company: Smith and Williamson | Published: 13 March 2014 | Business Area: VAT and Sales Tax

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Weekly tax update - February 17th 2014

The Tax update provides a round-up and explanation of the latest tax issues. This week's update covers: double tax agreements; private client; PAYE and employment matters; business tax; VAT and general news.

Company: Smith and Williamson | Published: 17 February 2014 | Business Area: PAYE

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