Where a business incurs expenditure which is passed on to a customer, it is important to recognise the difference between a Disbursement and Re-charged Expenditure. A cost incurred on behalf of a customer is classed as a Disbursement and is reclaimed from the client, but does not form part of the main supply of services … Continue reading Disbursement or Re-Charged Expenditure?
We would like to invite you to join us at this FREE Landlord forum on Tuesday 27th November 2018. Providing legal updates, useful information and details on new regulations, this event is for landlords, or would be landlords, from across the region. Speakers Brett Parry from RiskMonitor will be discussing their comprehensive suite of fire … Continue reading Gwent Landlord Forum – 27 November 2018
We are delighted to bring you our summary of the key announcements in the Budget 2018 statement, made on Monday, 29 October. The personal allowance will be raised to £12,500 from April 2019, one year earlier than previously planned. At the same time, the higher rate threshold will rise to £50,000, also a year ahead … Continue reading Budget 2018: What you need to know
The high income benefit charge was introduced on 7 January 2013 to restrict the availability of child benefit to high earners and their partners. Essentially, where one partner earns more than £50,000, HMRC will claw back the child benefit paid. The amount clawed back will be 1% of the benefit paid for every £100 of … Continue reading NIC Implications and the High Income Benefit Charge
We are pleased to announce that in August this year, Green & Co became Cyber Essentials certified. Cyber Essentials is a Government-backed and industry supported scheme that helps businesses to protect themselves against the ever growing threat of cyber-attacks. The Cyber Essentials Scheme focuses on five main strategies within the 10 Steps to Cyber Security … Continue reading Green & Co Are Cyber Essentials Certified
With instances of online fraud totalling 4.7 million in the year to September 2017, it is vital that you safeguard your business and personal finances. From phishing to identity fraud, we examine some of the most common types of cybercrime, and consider ways in which you can minimise the risk. Types of cybercrime and online … Continue reading Combating Cybercrime and Online Fraud: Are Your Finances Protected?
For their October publication, Insider asked accountancy leaders how they view challenges facing the industry, shifts in technology and recruitment. Here's what we had to say: Challenges facing firms: The introduction of Making Tax Digital (MTD) commencing with VAT next April, and the Welsh Government gaining income tax powers. Accountants will be required to look … Continue reading Insider | Accountancy Sector Report 2018
We are seeking an Accounts Senior to join our growing team at our offices in Cwmbran. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone wanting to continue their career in accountancy, as the business has an excellent reputation for training and development of all their staff, in a friendly and warm environment. Working within a "hands … Continue reading WE’RE HIRING | Accounts Senior
Recent research has suggested that 48% of UK workers have suffered from poor mental health, while the potential annual cost to employers could be as much as £1,400 per employee. Here we offer some key strategies to help ensure positive mental health in the workplace. Spotting the signs Possible indicators of mental health issues might … Continue reading Spotlight on Mental Health in the Workplace
The South Wales Argus and Wales247 have covered our recent national success. A Cwmbran accountancy firm has been named as Medium Practice of the Year, beating competition from across the whole of the UK. Green & Co Accountants and Tax Advisors has beaten firms across all of the UK to win Medium Practice of the … Continue reading Cwmbran Accountancy Firm Named Practice of the Year at UK National Awards