031 Why Self-Employed People Don’t Need An Accountant

Lots of self-employed people assume that they will need an accountant to help them to manage their finances and submissions to HMRC, but is that really the case?  No, definitely not according to Elaine Clark of CheapAccounting.co.uk and TaxBootCamp.  Now, Elaine is herself a Chartered Accountant and her business includes providing accountancy services to self-employed […]

MPs Support Regulation of Accountants and Tax Advisors

The government is partway through a consultation which seeks to raise standards in the accounting and tax advisory profession; currently anyone can set up a business offering these specialist services.  According to HMRC’s consultation around 30% of such advisors are not affiliated to any of the accountancy professional bodies, meaning that there is no requirement […]