Adrian's Blog

We are recruiting

Published: 12 November 2021

CBSL Accountants has grown significantly during 2021 and so we are looking to grow our team. Indeed, we have grown such that we would like to recruit 5 new people to join our professional team.

Budget 2021

Published 27 October 2021

What of today’s budget? Frankly from a tax perspective very little to report.

There have been no changes to the rates of the main tax: both Income and Corporation (Nor Inheritance and Capital Gains for that matter).

Some thoughts on the economy and interest rates

Published: 16 October 2021

Employee Ownership Trusts

Published: 21 September

A lull in business sales during the COVID-19 pandemic and anticipated rises in UK Capital Gains Tax has resulted in a large increase in the number of business owners selling their businesses.

There are several options available including:

A problem shared is a problem halved…

Published: 16 Spetember 2021

I’ve been thinking this evening (It might now be a different time when you are reading this of course) about CBILS and Bounce Back Loans that will now have reached the time when they start to be repaid.

The same applies to HMRC deferrals, and the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, better known as furlough, will end on 30 September 2021.

Business Valuations

Published 9 September 2021

How much is my company worth? We are often asked and so this article explains a couple of methods. However, the dynamics of companies vary dramatically and so if you prefer perhaps get in touch with us for a free indicative valuation of your company?

R&D Tax Credits

Published: 16 June 2021

Not a lot of people know that we can help with Research & Development (“R&D”) tax credits. We don’t shout about it, as it is an area that worries us a little.

Scafell Pike

A wonderful day of climbing with Lisa at the weekend. We went to the Lake District to achieve one of Lisa's goals for the year: to climb Scafell Pike. (my first mountain).