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Payroll Processor in Bristol Job Description We require a payroll processor with great communication skills who is capable of producing over 1,000 payslips a month for over 250 of our clients who outsource their payroll function to us. We use Qtac for our payroll. As long as you have at least 2 years of payroll service using other software then we are happy to train you on Qtac. What will you need to know already? Notice of coding SMP, SSP, and other statutory payments Setting up and closing PAYE schemes RTI filing CIS schemes (useful but training on this will be given) Auto enrolment HMRC forms applicable to ...

[caption id="attachment_1870" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Budget Seminar[/caption] 2015 Budget Seminar - What's it all about? The Budget Seminar is presented by our Business Development Manager Jamie Eddy and we are presenting this in collaboration with Working Breakfast. There have been a number of significant changes after George Osborne's latest budget and the land has been reshaped; the talk will touch on the majority of matters from the latest budget that will effect small business owners now and in the coming years. The subjects discussed in this budget seminar will cover: • Tax rate changes ...

There were a number of changes announced in the recent Summer Budget, the first Conservative only Budget for almost 20 years, but the one factor which will have the greatest impact on owner managed businesses seems to have gone under the radar. The reforms announced regarding the taxation of dividends, in particular the removal of the deemed tax credit on dividends will have a very significant impact on any owners of shares in Limited Companies, and will result in increased taxes being paid by this sector of the economy. Historically, and up until ...

We are delighted to announce that Phil Walters has just been shortlisted for the New Accountant of the Year 2013 award at the British Accountancy Awards. This shortlisting demonstrates independent validation of Phil's rapid career development, technical expertise and client focussed approach. This latest nomination builds on Phil's previous successes, having been awarded numerous awards by the ICAEW during his Chartered Accountancy training. Since joining Norton Accountancy from KPMG in 2010, he has been tasked with expanding Norton's already stellar reputation in the local marketplace. Primarily Phil has focussed on delivering an affordable and ...

Flipping is a widely used term but do people really realise how powerful it can be as a tax saving tool? It's relatively common knowledge that your main residence is exempt from capital gains tax because of private residence relief which wipes out any capital gains. However when you own / rent / occupy more than one property the tax position is more complex. And remember if you are married or in a civil partnership you can only have one main residence between you (and incidentally although it may be the last thing on your mind, around the time of marriage ...

What is this new Child Benefit tax? The Chancellor has announced that as of 7th January 2013 there will be massive changes to the Child Benefit regime. In simple terms the new rules mean that anyone earning over £50,000 will be subject to a new Child Benefit tax (officially called High Income Child Benefit charge) if they continue to receive Child Benefit. If you earn over £60,000 the tax will normally equal the Child Benefit, mean you may as well not claim the Child Benefit. This new tax will be collected by 'forcing' anyone earning over £50,000 to complete a tax return. ...

We are delighted to announce that Sara Campbell, from our Bristol office, has just returned from a charity trek along The Great Wall of China in aid of Ovarian Cancer Action. This is a charity focussed on improving the survival rate for women diagnosed with the disease through research and awareness. Sara has raised over £4,100 for the Charity so far, a magnificent achievement and in excess of her initial target of £4,000. It's not too late to donate to the cause, please see the Just Giving page here (and remember it's tax efficient with Gift Aid!) - http://www.justgiving.com/teams/Norton-China-Trek The trek ...

Google Adwords pay per click advertising is now one of the most common advertising methods used by businesses yet a lot of people do not understand how to correctly account for the VAT on Google Adwords. It is important you complete VAT returns correctly as HMRC can impose penalties. You will be invoiced for your Google Adwords expenditure by Google Ireland Ltd who are based, as the name suggests, in Ireland. As this is an electronic service the place of supply for VAT purposes is the country in which you (the customer) are based i.e. the UK. This means that if ...

Have you received a penalty for filing your tax return late? If so you are not alone; so far over 850,000 tax payers have received a late filing penalty from HMRC for their 2011/12 tax returns. A new penalty regime has come into place which is far more penalising than the previous regime. At Norton Accountancy we can help you reduce your fines and in many cases we offer a no win no fee tax penalty appeal service. The official statement from HMRC is that the following fines are levied for late filing of your 2011/12 self assessment tax return. ...

Property Accountant London : Property Accountants London If you are looking for a specialist property accountant in London then you are in the right place. Whether you are a first time landlord looking to purchase your first buy to let property or you are an experienced developer or investor we can help. We deal with clients of all sizes in all areas. Structuring your property purchases in the correct manner from the start is crucial. We offer free, no obligation initial consultations to all new property clients either over the phone or in person. If you are looking for a ...