Don’t let the New Year be Taxing!

For many, the new year symbolizes the joy of new beginnings, but for the self-employed there’s only one thing on their mind – the much-dreaded tax return.   “But it’s worth remembering that filing your self-assessment is just one hurdle in the first quarter of...

Another Compliance Burden for Private Sector Businesses

Does your business have a contract with a company that provides the personal service of an individual worker? Alternatively, do you operate through a vehicle that could be described as a personal service company? If the answer to either of these questions is yes, or...

Podcast – Growing Your Business

This podcast explores the challenges many businesses face when it comes to growing their business, including lack of finances, poor working capital and not having a robust business plan in place.  Consulting Partner John O’Rourke examines how targets can be...

Protect Your Business From Fraud

Businesses are warned to be extra vigilant of fraud over Christmas.  Last year saw an increase in criminal cyber-attacks on UK businesses, according to the annual report of the National Cyber Security Centre. John O’Rourke, partner at Baker Tilly Mooney Moore and...

Podcast – Landing Change Successfully

Change, particularly transformative change, has become a way of life for many organisations. Leading an organisation through a change programme is a complex undertaking but there are enormous benefits to be gained. Donal Laverty examines how to land change...

Preparing for Making Tax Digital

It seems like a lifetime ago, but back in 2015 the government announced its intentions to make tax return filing digital and, after a few delays, part 1 of the project is very nearly here. The original plans have been watered down and recently HMRC has announced a...