Our accountancy blog is updated monthly with our opinions on a variety of issues affecting our clients and the industry sectors we cover.
Some of our Scottish partners had a visit from the Chief Executive (Anton Colella) of the Scottish Institute recently. Amongst the topics for discussion was the need for the general public to understand more of what a Chartered Accountant does.
Following the financial crisis of 2008-2009, many central banks – including the Bank of England – have used a number of methods in an attempt to stimulate economic growth and ensure financial stability. These have led to historically low interest rates on cash assets, which has caused a mass ‘search for yield’ amongst investors. One […]
Being an accountant in Northumberland isn’t easy as it usually involves a fair amount of travel by road. With bus routes being limited cars are more of a necessity than a luxury to go about the working week. Company cars and the way they are taxed is often a topic of conversation that pops up. […]
There has been increased press speculation over the last few days suggesting that the UK economy (Scotland’s in particular) is now in recovery mode. As a result growth can be expected for the rest of the year and more positive than this, the rate of growth is expected to increase in 2014 and again in […]
Our client base has a strong core of farming clients which is perhaps not surprising as we are in the middle of some excellent farming areas – Northumberland, Scottish Borders and East Lothian.