Hospitality sector budget considerations

Hotels, restaurants and pubs have seen costs escalating over recent years. The minimum wage has risen, VAT has risen, business rates continue to be a worry and price competition and alcohol from supermarkets all put a serious strain on businesses. … Continued

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Taking the hassle out of auto-enrolment

If you employ people, you’ll soon have new duties to help your staff save for retirement. The government has introduced new pension legislation for businesses. Under the rules, all businesses have to automatically enrol eligible workers into a qualifying pension … Continued

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How qualified is your accountant?

Legally, anyone can call themselves an ‘accountant’, without any training or experience. If you set yourself up in business and called yourself a solicitor or a doctor without being qualified or regulated, you could be prosecuted and fined thousands pounds. … Continued

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Pension For All!

As you may well be aware, new pension legislation has been introduced which makes it mandatory to offer a pension to your employees. Each employer is allocated a date (referred to as the staging date) by which this mandatory pension must be in place…

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awards

2020 Award Winners

Everyone at William Duncan + Co. is delighted to announce that the firm are the 2013 winners of the Most Innovative Large Firm, presented by the 2020 Innovation Group. Pictured is Managing Partner, Robert Fergusson being presented with the trophy by the award sponsors Towergate…

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