Kate Baker, Partner welcomes her friend to the UK who she met in Nepal whilst working with the MySmallHelp Charity in 2015. Pramila who is CEO of the charity works to help disabled and disadvantaged children in the developing world and we welcome her as a friend and inspiration.
Our Tax partner, Chris Sparkes takes a look at the recent consultation on "patient capital" and the potential for tax reliefs to help entrepreneurs and startup businesses avoid some of the pain of short term investors
Have a read of our August 2017 Ecovis Online Blog to see the latest developments we are releasing to continually improve the way we work with our clients.
The July 2017 ECOVIS Online Blog is now available to keep you up to date with some of the latest developments in the online accounting world. Make sure you are getting the most out of your finance systems by keeping up with the latest functionality, and if you need and help, the Ecovis Online team are here to answer your questions.
Much has been made of the imminent arrival of HMRC’s latest digitisation project, Making Tax Digital (‘MTD’), and the impact it will have on smaller businesses and partnerships. The original proposal – to enforce quarterly digital reporting of accounting data from April 2018 - came under fierce criticism from business owners and professional bodies alike and has led to a dramatic step down from HMRC.
Each month the Ecovis Online team takes a look at the developments taking place in the SaaS market including accounting and reporting. To see what's happened this month, take a look at this blog.
A very warm Thursday 6th July saw 5 members of the Ecovis team take part in the J.P Morgan Corporate Challenge in Battersea Park.
The expansion of the ‘gig economy’ is riddled with legal and fiscal pitfalls for those workers deemed self-employed. Is it time that the legal framework governing this business model brings parity with the rights of those with “permanent” employment contracts.
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) ﹘ The GDRP comes into force on 25 May 2018. It will reform data protection law fundamentally throughout the EU. As a Regulation, it will have a direct effect, repealing the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA) which was implemented by Directive 95/46/ EC.
The government has been given a strong signal that changes are needed to tackle perceived problems with the so-called “gig economy”. Find out what Chris Sparkes, Ecovis Tax Partner, has to say.
With the election almost over, those who work within the creative industries may wonder what the outcome of the election may bring. We thought it might be useful to see what promises each party is making to the creative sectors.
The online accounting world is changing rapidly and we think it’s important that you’re kept up to date on the latest product developments. Each month we will be releasing an update on the latest releases as well as giving you an insight into some items that are in the pipeline.
The UK has been the largest recipient of US investment for a number of years and the attraction of the UK as a destination for further US investment could be further increased in a post-Brexit world.
On Thursday 18th May Ecovis hosted an event titled "Strategic IT for Architects" in conjunction with Fitzrovia It. The event focused on the use of cloud technology in Architecture Practices. Download the presentations here.
Research conducted by mutual insurer Royal London and YouGov has found that over £400 billion in wealth is held by Britain’s grandparents and it is set to cascade down through the generations to the benefit of Millennials in the coming years.