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Tax and savings income - news article image

Tax and savings income

18 Aug 2016

Following the introduction of the Personal Savings Allowance (PSA) on 6 April 2016, many individuals will not pay tax on their savings income.

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Is your capital gains tax bill as low as it could be? - news article image

Is your capital gains tax bill as low as it could be?

18 Aug 2016

The start of the 2016/17 tax year saw a reduction in the main rates of capital gains tax (CGT).

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Passing on the ‘family home’: the additional nil-rate band - news article image

Passing on the ‘family home’: the additional nil-rate band

18 Aug 2016

Set to come into effect from April 2017, the new ‘residence nil-rate band’ means the majority of people may soon be able to pass on a ‘family home’ tax-free on death.

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Are you sitting comfortably? Managing well-being in the workplace - news article image

Are you sitting comfortably? Managing well-being in the workplace

18 Aug 2016

Taking steps to ensure the health and safety of your workforce is not only a legal requirement.

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Cyber threats: protecting your business from internet attacks - news article image

Cyber threats: protecting your business from internet attacks

18 Aug 2016

The way the internet has permeated every aspect of business has brought significant opportunities and efficiencies, but it has also brought risks.

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Six tax-saving tips for businesses - news article image

Six tax-saving tips for businesses

18 Aug 2016

Sensible tax planning measures can reduce your liabilities and help you to keep more of the money you earn.

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Spotlight on capital gains tax - news article image

Spotlight on capital gains tax

18 Aug 2016

Capital gains tax (CGT) made the headlines earlier this year when, to many people’s surprise, the then Chancellor George Osborne reduced the rates for 2016/17.

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Understanding the new apprenticeship levy - news article image

Understanding the new apprenticeship levy

18 Aug 2016

From April 2017, a new apprenticeship levy is set to be introduced for employers with pay bills of over £3 million per annum, in order for them to invest in apprenticeship programmes.

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Should I be declaring my foreign income on my UK Self-Assessment tax return? - news article image

Should I be declaring my foreign income on my UK Self-Assessment tax return?

by Hannah Jevons

9 Aug 2016

Our Personal Tax Manager, Hannah Jevons offers some advice.

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Should you be making more 'ethical' investments? - news article image

Should you be making more 'ethical' investments?

by Ed Gibson

1 Aug 2016

Our Head of Financial Services, Ed Gibson discusses potential ethical investment problems.

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Shaw Gibbs at the Olympics - kind of - news article image

Shaw Gibbs at the Olympics - kind of

29 Jul 2016

Last Thursday, a team of enthusiastic, um, ‘athletes’ from Shaw Gibbs gathered together for the Oxford Young Professionals’ Society Mini-Olympics.

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Micro Herbs vs Micro Accounts - news article image

Micro Herbs vs Micro Accounts

by Lorna Watson

28 Jul 2016

I’m not a fan of micro herbs. I find them irritating and pretentious and they get in your teeth. Micro accounts on the other hand are definitely a good thing for some people.

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Bubbles & Berries with Author, Clare Macintosh - news article image

Bubbles & Berries with Author, Clare Macintosh

by Lorna Watson

20 Jul 2016

Solicitors, finance professionals and marketers – to name a few –gathered to hear the works of renowned author, Clare Mackintosh.

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Inheritance Tax Residential Nil Rate Band-what's that? - news article image

Inheritance Tax Residential Nil Rate Band-what's that?

by David Rickwood

21 Jul 2016

In simple terms every UK resident and non-resident with UK based assets is entitled to use a basic inheritance tax nil rate band of up to £325,000.

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Brexit - What comes next? - news article image

Brexit - What comes next?

by Ed Gibson

7 Jul 2016

Ed Gibson admits that the only way forward is knowing what you don't know.

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Shaw Gibbs 5-a-side Charity Rush Hockey Tournament 2016 - news article image

Shaw Gibbs 5-a-side Charity Rush Hockey Tournament 2016

8 Jul 2016

On the 30th June, Hawks Hockey’s corporate sponsor, Shaw Gibbs held their 3rd annual charity Rush Hockey Tournament at which the cream of Oxford’s professional elite turned up.

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It’s All About Timing - news article image

It’s All About Timing

by Dan Hayes

30 Jun 2016

Quite rightly the first question asked to me was “is this right time to begin this process?”. Much to my own annoyance I responded with those simple three words that at the very least bought me an additional 5 seconds thinking time – “It all depends”.

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‘Oxfordshire remains a brilliant place to live and work!’ - news article image

‘Oxfordshire remains a brilliant place to live and work!’

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15 Jun 2016

This year’s Oxford Economic Question Time event attracted over 100 of the region's business leaders and shapers discussing the current state of the global economy.

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Property agents - a regulatory minefield! - news article image

Property agents - a regulatory minefield!

by Sarah Gardener

17 May 2016

Property bodies remain 'old fashioned' and are imposing increased regulation and reporting requirements on their industry, in relation to client money.

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Shaw Gibbs strengthens international credentials by joining DFK International - news article image

Shaw Gibbs strengthens international credentials by joining DFK International

7 Apr 2016

Shaw Gibbs is delighted to announce that it has joined DFK International, the worldwide association of independent accounting firms and business advisers.

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