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Interview with ICO Examiner
Cryptocurrency

Interview with ICO Examiner

Here’s a link to an interview I did with ICO Examiner around the taxation of cryptocurrency gains and what to expect from 2018. ICO Examiner are a website that offe[...]

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Taxation of Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies
Cryptocurrency

Taxation of Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies

It’s been hard to avoid the talk of Bitcoin’s phenomenal surge in value in the past few months. On 1st January 2017, it hit $1,000 for the first time since it[...]

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Adrian Markey shortlisted for Practice Excellence 2017 award
News

Adrian Markey shortlisted for Practice Excellence 2017 award

I have to say this was a most welcome surprise. The firm has been nominated for the 2017 Practice Excellence Awards in the New Firm of the Year category. For those of you[...]

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How to Reclaim VAT on Cars
VAT

How to Reclaim VAT on Cars

Reclaiming VAT on cars has always been difficult. HMRC always argued that if a car was not “wholly and exclusively” for the business, VAT could not be reclaim[...]

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Business Tips: Restaurants, cafes and catering
Business

Business Tips: Restaurants, cafes and catering

I read a post on Quora recently where someone asked what the essential traits of  successful restaurants were. Many current and former restaurant owners, chefs and inves[...]

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The First 3 Questions Your Accountant Should Ask You
Business

The First 3 Questions Your Accountant Should Ask You

During a recent course I attended, the room was asked to write down the first three questions they would ask potential clients/customers to gain the greatest insight in t[...]

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Infographic: Costs Behind A Cup Of Coffee
Hospitality

Infographic: Costs Behind A Cup Of Coffee

Your average cup of coffee has a lot of bills to pay. While the cost of the product itself is relatively cheap and has a big gross profit margin, the follow up costs real[...]

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Business Tips: Hairdressers & Hair Salons
Business

Business Tips: Hairdressers & Hair Salons

Self-employed hairdressers and salon owners have a lot more to do than just cut hair. Running a hairdressing business, like any business, involves a lot more than just be[...]

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Top 5 tips for getting your tech startup off the ground
Business

Top 5 tips for getting your tech startup off the ground

Tech startups are a personal passion of mine. I love the new. And I love to see fledgling businesses with an idea for something new going through the process of brin[...]

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