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Reimbursing Fuel for Company cars from 1 December 2021

As the result of recent increases in fuel prices, HMRC have increased the advisory fuel rates that apply for the reimbursement of employees’ private fuel…Read More

Xero Me Guide: Payroll and expenses simplified

Xero Me is an app for employees of businesses that use Xero to process payroll. The great news is that employees can now use this…Read More

GUIDE: Recovery Loan Fund for Charities & Social Enterprise

Charities and social enterprises that have been operating for a minimum of two years can now apply to the Recovery Loan Fund. Loans can be…Read More

Ellie Ellie Case Study

From 2012, Danielle Plowman has watched her award-winning gift brand Ellie Ellie grow and evolve. Their brand ethos, which is to bring people together through…Read More

Cardens Charity Quiz 2021

Cardens’ charity quiz returned in 2021 for an evening of quizzing and catching up with friends and clients. After skipping a year in 2020 due…Read More

How to make a late CJRS claim or amendment

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) ended on 30 September 2021. 14 October 2021 was the last date to make a claim for September, but…Read More

UK Games Fund: next application round open

Round 8 of the UK Games Fund is now open. Round 8 is specifically designed to help early-stage games development companies registered at the time…Read More

Autumn Budget 2021 Guide for Business

The UK Chancellor Rishi Sunak delivered a more extensive Autumn Budget statement than some were expecting. It began by promising stronger growth, stronger economy, stronger…Read More

Film & TV Production Restart Scheme Ends April 2022

The Film and TV Production Restart Scheme makes direct compensation available to eligible pre-existing and new productions that incur costs caused by coronavirus-related losses, such…Read More

Let’s talk about: Inheritance Tax

Most of us would prefer that our loved ones receive our wealth when we die, rather than the taxman. But with property becoming more valuable,…Read More

MTD For Income Tax Delay to 2024/25 Explained

HMRC has made the bold decision to delay MTD for income tax to 2024/25. Having listened to stakeholder feedback from businesses and the accounting profession,…Read More

Hospitality VAT rate of 5% ends 30 September 2021

The reduced hospitality VAT rate of 5% has been extended until 30 September 2021. Following this, an interim rate of 12.5% will be in place…Read More

Live Events Reinsurance Scheme set to cover COVID costs

The UK government has announced that it is partnering with insurers to offer a Live Events Reinsurance Scheme. It will make cover available against the…Read More

How to match purchase orders to invoices with Dext

Making bookkeeping simpler for clients is one of our main aims in the Cardens Management Accounts team. A new release from Dext (formerly Receipt Bank)…Read More

Fuel Reimbursement Increase for Company Cars from 1 Sep 2021

HMRC has increased the advisory fuel reimbursement rates that apply to employees’ private fuel for their company cars, as the result of recent increases in…Read More

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