Most Asked Questions about Accountants Answered (October 2019)

Can an Accountant file my Tax Return? Yes, an accountant can assist with filing your Tax Return as submitting your Tax Returns to HMRC is highly important. You can use our Tax Calculator to figure out how much is due by visiting our Tax Calculator Page. Here at Region...

Tax Return Tips for Landlords

Over the past few years the amount of tax payed by landlords has changed drastically, making working out the amount that you owe rather difficult and complicated.Tax return for 2017-18 is due on 31st January 2019, so it is important to work out the changes as soon as...
UK Accountancy Firms To Face Major Overhaul Under New Plans

UK Accountancy Firms To Face Major Overhaul Under New Plans

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) would like to separate audit from consulting services, while also encouraging a wider choice of auditors. This is due to the collapse of high-profile companies such as construction firm Carillion, which was audited by KPMG....
How and Why Companies Need To File Their Taxes Digitally

How and Why Companies Need To File Their Taxes Digitally

Martin Bugg of Larking Gowen has stated that businesses need to act now to start the process of moving their VAT returns onto software. Making Tax Digital is the government’s information campaign to get companies to file their taxes digitally, it can be simply...
What are the top 5 skills an accountant needs for 2019?

What are the top 5 skills an accountant needs for 2019?

  Many accountants have forgotten that in order to acclaim success, you must be able to invest time and importance within yourself. This means making sure that you are able to prepare tax returns and that you are always finding ways to make yourself better. In...
HMRC Complaints Surge 200% after Tax Fraud Emails

HMRC Complaints Surge 200% after Tax Fraud Emails

Watch out for the surge in fake HMRC scam emails Being told that you are due an unexpected rebate of hundreds of pounds is something bound to make anybody’s heart jump. That would be if the people claiming this weren’t scammers. Recently there has been a...
Sports Direct snubbed by the big four accountancy firms

Sports Direct snubbed by the big four accountancy firms

Sports Direct snubbed by the big four accountancy firms After reportedly being snubbed by at least three of the four big accountancy firms, Sports Direct currently searchers for a new auditor. After Sports Direct lost Grant Thornton Sky News reports that EY, KPMG and...
3 Things You Should Never Ask Your Accountant

3 Things You Should Never Ask Your Accountant

3 Things You Should Never Ask Your Accountant Once you’ve found a good accountant, the last thing you want to do is compromise that relationship by asking them to do unnecessary, dubious―or worse―machine capable work. Here are the top three things not to ask. 1....