Starting up or growing a business is an exciting and busy time. Your focus is on developing sales, recruiting the right people and creating the right infrastructure.Time is a precious resource which you need to spend wisely.

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Corporate Finance

Whether you are starting a business, expanding through organic growth or an acquisition or selling your company, our corporate finance accountants are here to advise and assist you.

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Tax affects all of us and knowing what to pay and when is not always straight forward, Alexander & Co’s tax accountants are here to guide you through the process. Paying less tax and maximising the wealth you have created is important when you work as hard as you do.

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Who’s Financially Better Off Under The Current Government?

Header from the IFS Tax and Benefits study

According to a report from the Institute of Fiscal Studies, on average families are £1,127 worse off than under the previous parliament. The report is entitled The effect of the coalition’s tax and benefit changes on household incomes and work incentives.  The purpose of the study is outlined as follows: “The coalition government has introduced a…

Late Tax Return Excuses: HMRC’s Top 10

Dog with torn up papers - Late Tax Return Excuses

So every year HMRC publish a list of the best/worst reasons for our and their own amusement. And this time round there are some hackneyed excuses that can be applied to nearly all situations and others that are a tad more unbelievable. We have to admit that the prospect of becoming a father or mother…