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Getting back to business

As an owner-managed business ourselves, we know how much courage and commitment it takes to be in business particularly after the impact of Covid-19 and the effect that lockdowns have had on so many businesses.

As businesses navigate these financially uncertain times, our team continues to offer support and advice as well as deliver deadline work as usual. 

We are regularly publishing blogs and hosting webinars to help you build towards a better business, please don't hesitate to get in touch if you want to know more.

Wishing you and your families all the very best in these difficult circumstances.

The Rowdens Team

Our webinar: 32 ways to save tax

Watch this webinar (10 November 2021) from Penny Rowden in conjunction with the Chichester Chamber of Commerce & Industry. 

Attendees learnt how to avoid elaborate tax schemes - "If it's too good to be true, it probably is." 

Our tax saving checklist, looks at key areas such as salaries and dividends, loans, business and employee assets, business expenses and much more.

Click here to View Our Webinars.

Beware of Scammers

Please be aware of texts or emails claiming to be from HMRC. 

The Metropolitan Police has warned of scammers sending texts claiming to be from HMRC. Unless 100% verified, do not click on links that are included in a text or email.

If you're in need of a financial steer, our team of friendly and approachable accountants are the people for you. Why not call us today to arrange an initial chat? We can talk through your options and work out a monthly pricing plan to suit your needs.

WTF: smoothing the tax charge makes sense to Lyra and it avoids a diet

Well, That Figures; smoothing the tax charge makes sense at last, having had a chat with Jonathan about the delights of the Deferred Tax charge that appears in accounts.  I was soRead more

WTF! Avoiding cunning plans would have saved a tax payer £362,000 in penalties

“Well That’s Fortunate” said Jonathan, “that you did not engage in that cunning plan to circumvent the rules regarding the tax on overdrawn directors' loan accounts put to you by those dodgyRead more

The Recovery Loan Scheme has been extended – are you eligible?

With most of the Government’s Covid financial support schemes now closed, the Recovery Loan Scheme (RLS) has been a last route to funding for many Covid-impacted businesses. The RLS was scheduleRead more

WTF! Employees could have bigger pension pots than their employers

In an earlier blog I asked Jonathan “What’s a pension?” If you want to know his reply in detail, which highlighted why I need to bury bones in the garden, then read, WTF: Different tax adviceRead more

Lyra's Business Directory (Part 1)

I was sitting down to review the various blogs I have written over the last year and realised that I have been using terms and phrases that are peculiar to the accounting world but mean little toRead more

Step 10 of Building a Better Business

What activities fill your ‘well of happiness’? Set aside time regularly to do those things that help you reduce stress, improve resilience, and restore energy. Happiness is essential to yourRead more

Step 9 of Building a Better Business

You monitor your car’s dashboard to avoid running out of gas or blowing up your engine… but do you monitor your business's dashboard? We can help you set up a dashboard to monitor the key thingRead more

Blog from the Dog - WTF! Has the Conservative party given up on small family owned businesses?

I was in the office this afternoon and Jonathan was busy muttering that he was going to Watch The Fallout in the opinion polls as to whether or not the Conservative party believed in smallRead more

Step 8 of Building a Better Business

Building strong networks is essential for business success. What can you do for others in your network to help them succeed?  Giving work to others will encourage referrals in return.Read more

Step 7 of Building a Better Business

Do you find yourself setting goals but struggle to achieve them? Need accountability? A bit like a personal trainer for your business, find someone independent who’ll hold you to account andRead more

Step 6 of Building a Better Business

Are there signs of toxicity in your business?  A toxic workplace culture will inhibit the success of your business. Read more

Capital Allowances 130% Superpower! Kapow!

Earlier this year, you may have seen in the news – or online – talk of a new super duper 130% Capital Allowances deduction intended to accelerate investment by businesses. AKA the CapitalRead more
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