Deciding where and how to expand your business overseas is by no means an easy task and one which has arguably been made more challenging by recent global economic and political uncertainty. Download and read our guide to Doing Business in the UK - Key Aspects and Considerations.
At Ecovis, we know that our business is only at its best when our employees are at theirs. That’s why we continue to work towards an environment free from stigma. One which supports employees and provides them with the tools to understand and tackle mental health challenges affecting them, their colleagues, and society as a whole.
Attracted by favourable exchange rates, US corporations have been eyeing up Britain’s top companies as EU buyers have lost interest. Ecovis Wingrave Yeats’ Managing Partner Gerry Collins believes this demonstrates the confidence that US bosses have in the UK’s economy and its innovative businesses.
In July 2018 the Financial Reporting Council (“FRC”) released the 2018 UK Corporate Governance Code which is intended to cement the UK’s position as a world leader in Corporate Governance.
The end of September marks some exciting events for Ecovis Wingrave Yeats’ Data Analytics team. On Monday 24 September, we arrived to exhibit at the Alternative Legal Management Summit, bringing together law firm leaders with the vision to innovate, collaborate, and transform their business.
While it can be tempting to be overwhelmed by the amount of Brexit bad news being shared, it is important to also recognise the possible benefits of the UK exiting the EU next March.
There is no doubt that the result of the June 2016 referendum will have a significant impact on the UK’s trade and relationships with the European Union and the rest of the world. However, the attitude of most companies and indeed the government is very much ‘business as usual’.
If a company is liable to corporation tax and makes a loss from trading, they will be able to claim relief from corporation tax. Read on to find out more.
Last Thursday, a strong team of 9 from Ecovis Wingrave Yeats set off to Woking for the inaugural cricket match against fellow Ecovis International member law firm, Barlow Robbins. The following report has been compiled by Freddie Smithers, a first-year Business Advisory ACA Trainee and amateur sports reporter.
This week, our Data Analytics team has been making waves– they’ve been shortlisted for Mid-Tier Innovation of the Year at the British Accountancy Awards 2018.
For many companies, investing the time and effort to get their business off the ground can lead them to accumulating substantial trading losses in the first few years.
Currently withholding tax is applicable at the rate of 20% on royalty payments and some IP related annual payments. This rate can be reduced appropriately if there are Double Taxation Agreements (DTA) in place between the countries.
Our Head of Data Analytics, Reuben Barry shares his thoughts on Facebook, Cambridge Analytica, and how data has now become more valuable than traditional products and services.
In July 2015, Geniac caused quite the stir in the Accounting World when Grant Thornton announced that they were to invest up to £22m funding in the high growth start-up to access the SME accounting market. Less than 3 years later and their clients have been stunned to learn that the company is to close its doors in April 2018, as Geniac “are not making the progress we wanted”.