Category Archives: Business

Employing Family Members In The Business

In an earlier post, in September 2013, we looked at just what sort of expenses we could claim, when working from home. Some 60% of UK businesses are family owned, and many of those do, actually, work from home, so, … Continue reading

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HMRC Increases Annual Investment Allowance Again To Encourage ‘Investing In The Future’

With effect from April this year, Annual Investment Allowance has been increased to £500,000, a figure that will remain in force until December 2015. This has been done as a means of attempting to encourage businesses to invest in their … Continue reading

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Praxis YouTube Channel Receives A Revamp

Way back in 2008, YouTube replaced Yahoo as the second most popular search engine. Although, since then, the likes of Bing have gained massive popularity, YouTube remains one of most popular search engines available, and it is a media we … Continue reading

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HMRC Introduces New Webinar For The Newly Self Employed

Last month, HMRC produced a new 20 minute video webinar designed to give an all encompassing guide for those considering starting out on the road to self employment. The guide covers the basics of business structures, registering with HMRC, types … Continue reading

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Home Business Mortgages. The Basics

Often, when we work from home, our house will have a dual purpose, as both a business premises, and a personal residence, so how does this affect our mortgage? The simple answer is that, in most cases, it won’t. Although … Continue reading

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Working From Home. What Can We Claim?

  In these times of the dreaded credit crunch, the more money we can save on our tax, the better. One thing that any small business owner will need to know is; “What expenses can I claim for running my … Continue reading

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