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Jul 9 2015

Training Grant 2015/16

Categories: Amber Accounting

Skills Development Scotland have announced the extension of the Flexible Training Opportunities Grant Scheme for the year to 31 March 2016. The grant is aimed at small businesses based in Scotland, who wish to enhance employees’ skills and bring real benefits such as improved productivity and a stronger, more confident workforce. The criteria for qualifying more

May 20 2015

Xero payroll

Categories: Amber AccountingPayroll

Xero, an online accounting system, recently released their Payroll package which will allow users to process payroll within their Xero accounting system. The package offers the standard payroll calculation functionality together with RTI compliance. As the payroll is integrated within the accounting system, pay runs are processed automatically into the accounts with no need for more

May 13 2015

P11D benefits and returns

Categories: Amber Accounting

All employers should remember the filing date for P11D returns with HM Revenue and Customs is 6 July 2015. P11D returns are normally needed where employees earning over £8,500 per year (including value of the benefits), or any company directors, receive any benefits or expenses payments from their employer. For employees earning less than £8,500, more

Apr 1 2015

EQ merges with Carters

Categories: EQ News

We welcome Carters staff and clients to EQ, following our merger on 1st April 2015. EQ now comprises over 100 staff, including 15 partners, based in our four offices in Tayside and Fife. The newly merged firm is estimated to achieve a turnover in the first full year in excess of £6.5 million, and is more