If someone had told me 5 years ago, as I prepared to launch Fabulous Group, that by its fifth anniversary, over 20% of its lifespan would have been spent in a period of national lockdown and restrictions I would have thought they were crazy! And yet as I sit here reflecting on those 5 years,…

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Sharon Bridges, Tax & Accounting Manager We welcomed Sharon to the team at the beginning of March and with her, she brings a wealth of tax and accounting knowledge. Sharon is responsible for the planning and delivery of clients’ statutory accounts and taxation requirements and is our go-to tax specialist and given her expertise, we…

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Beckett Financial Services are one of our select partners who broker and consult on employee benefits to deliver solutions that employees understand and value whilst keeping employers compliant with well-run, cost-effective, bench-marked programmes. Here is a guest article from them, you can find out more information by visiting their website.       The past 12…

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There is a lot to remember as a business owner and important dates can easily get forgotten about. We’ve pulled together a list of 12 dates we think are useful for business owners to make note of and schedule in their diaries. Self-Assessments Dates The first significant date of the calendar year has already passed,…

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January is a notoriously busy month for Accountants with the Self Assessment Tax Deadline to meet in amongst the usual workload.  Here’s a behind the scenes snapshot of what the Fabulous Group got up to in January, brought to life through snowmen of course! In a typical month, there is always payroll to run, management…

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VAT can be very confusing, and, can cause an unnecessary headache for business owners. Because of this, we wanted to break things down for you and make VAT simple. Here is a guide as to when you might want to consider voluntary VAT registration. In this blog, we’ll look at if and when you need…

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Fab5 Feature – January Welcome to 2021… It will be better than 2020. Monday was our first day back in the office after the Christmas break, it’s safe to say it was long overdue and much needed. Aside from the obvious, doesn’t the new year feel different from others?  I’ve seen a lot fewer resolutions…

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Following the news of a third lockdown, Rishi Sunak has announced a fresh £4.6 billion support package for UK businesses. Throughout the pandemic one of the main focuses has been to support businesses and protect jobs and this remains a priority.   The new financial support package includes: £4 billion for a one-off ‘top-up grant’…

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The full details of the third Self-Employed Income Support Scheme (SEISS) grant have been unveiled, here’s what you need to know. The third grant which is equal to 80% of average trading profits, capped at £7,500, is available for the three-month period beginning 1st November 2020 and ending January 2021. Claims for this grant can…

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