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12 December 2017

How to know what it costs to create one widget

Cost accounting is about calculating the total cost involved in the process of production.  In a nutshell: “What it costs to create one ...

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8 December 2017

Budget changes to Venture Capital Schemes

The recent Budget increases the qualifying investment limits available under the Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) & Seed Enterprise Invest...

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7 December 2017

Protect your business through employment contracts

Many disputes arise because employment contracts are not issued, or are poorly drafted. Here are some tips for drafting contracts that prote...

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The days of valuing companies on their fundamentals ...

An interesting Sunday Times article by Luke Johnson discusses traditional ways to view investments, and routes such as cryptocurrencies and ...

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29 November 2017

VAT, Making Tax Digital (MTD) and fraud

The VAT registration threshold will be frozen at £85,000 until at least 2020 and the deregistration threshold will also be fixed at £83,0...

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Autumn Budget – Tax Briefing

Learn about the Autumn budget tax changes for diesel cars, marriage, VAT, companies, business rates, first-time buyers and more.

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28 November 2017

Hire For Culture, Train For Skills

Cultural fit is a concept that can be hard to define but everyone knows when it is missing. Nordens' business advice helps you grow your bus...

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27 November 2017

Maximise value before sale

Selling a business at the right price and terms is a minefield and can often take years. Maximise the value of your business at least two ye...

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25 November 2017

Business Planning – Your Blueprint to Business Suc...

Running a business without a business plan is like rock climbing blindfolded. Your chances of making it successfully to the top are slim - a...

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24 November 2017

A fashion strategy bible that no brand should be wit...

This must-have strategy guide for fashion businesses is written by our client Joanne Jong, helping fashion businesses become credible, visib...

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23 November 2017

Your opportunity to hear from an inspirational, succ...

A great friend of ours at Nordens is the inspirational Katie Piper - and she's set for her first ever UK tour in 2018: “What’s in my hea...

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22 November 2017

So you want to be an Independent Contractor

Confused about what it means to be an independent contractor? Here are some of the pros and cons of working independently | Nordens Chartere...

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21 November 2017

Business by Design

If you look at your business today, is it what you want it to be? You can make changes - but you have to be motivated! Focus on these 4 area...

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13 November 2017

A proposal to slash the VAT threshold scares many sm...

One million small businesses face being brought into VAT if the government accepts VAT reform recommendations laid out by the Office of Tax ...

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6 November 2017

Don’t get struck off by Companies House

If you're late filing your company accounts and you don’t reply to Companies House, your company could be struck-off the register and ceas...

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5 November 2017

VAT, Brexit and where you’ll stand

The government's approach to VAT, customs and excise in the post-Brexit landscape is set out in a new white paper, which you're invited to c...

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1 November 2017

Nordens Wacky Racers help raise funds for charity

We were proud to include a team in a go karting event organised to raise money for the Harley Street Skin Clinic’s Back on Track charity |...

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31 October 2017

Married couples and civil partners may be missing ou...

A recent press report showed that TWO MILLION married couples and civil partners have not taken advantage of a £662 marriage tax break, mis...

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30 October 2017

Sleep loss affects our health and our ability to sta...

We are all increasingly aware of the importance of a good night’s sleep, but sleep loss affects our health and our ability to stay sharp.

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25 October 2017

Are you affected by the new Simple Assessment proces...

HMRC has introduced Simple Assessment, a process designed to make the tax system easier, eliminating the need for some people to file a Self...

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19 October 2017

Celebrating our client’s success – Green Busines...

We’re always delighted to celebrate our clients’ successes, so we’re thrilled to tell you that Together! 2012 CIC has been awarded Gre...

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17 October 2017

New trading allowance: some things you need to know

The Trading Allowance provides for a complete exemption from income tax if your total trading and miscellaneous income in the year is less t...

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15 October 2017

British Accountancy Award Winner – again!

We are absolutely thrilled to have been named Independent Accountancy Firm of the Year once again! “Nordens give a high quality of service...

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12 October 2017

Why start-up founders are in such a hurry

Luke Johnson’s ‘Animal Spirits’ column in the Sunday Times often strikes a chord with us from a business growth perspective.

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27 September 2017

Brand new look and feel for Nordens!

As you’ll see from our website, we’ve changed. Like many organisations, we are often so wrapped up in taking care of business, there's.....

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26 September 2017

Simple options to improve your personal cashflow

It is very simple: to gain wealth, you must spend less than you earn. These simple options will help you turn your spending habits into a po...

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21 September 2017

Has your business been affected by employee fraud?

A recent report gave the shocking news that British businesses lost at least £40m last year from frauds carried out by their own employees....

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18 September 2017

Brexit – Why Britain has never had it so good

Worrying about Brexit, a looming recession or robots taking all the jobs? Don't - we will cope! Humankind will be more prosperous in 10 year...

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14 September 2017

How a husband and wife transformed their business

Do you run a business with your life partner? It's not always easy to balance work and life, and - often - at some point in the journey, eac...

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12 September 2017

Some common issues with VAT registration

The following AccountingWeb article looks how to deal with some practical challenges that can arise with VAT registration, using very clear ...

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11 September 2017

Lawrence of Arabia’s top tips for effective le...

Lawrence of Arabia was a natural leader & invaluable assert to Britain during WW1. His guidelines on effective leadership are still relevant...

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7 September 2017

Distance Selling: another VAT win for Sports Direct

Sports Direct, the massive retail chain, recently appealed against HMRC's rules regarding distance selling. You can usually only appeal agai...

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4 September 2017

Climb your mountain, achieve your goals

Joe recently took on the 3 peaks in 3 days challenge, which involved climbing the highest mountains in England, Scotland and Wales over thre...

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