With climate change being a hot topic in the news right now and the unification of the world’s nations discussing and agreeing to limit the amount of carbon emissions to combat climate change at COP26, we take a look at ULEVs and why you should have one.
The Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, presented his Autumn 2021 Budget and Spending Review on 27th October 2021. In this article, we take a look at how the budget may affect your business or personal circumstances.
For those businesses with some cash build up it can be frustrating to see it accrue next to nothing in terms of interest. In this article we teamed up with Lottie Kent from True Financial Design look at a few ideas which could help make your cash work harder for you.
Simply put, Management Accounting provides regular, timely financial and statistical information to enable you to make informed business decisions. This is vital for all businesses, as it is used to drive performance, inform strategy, maximise
The total minimum contribution for automatic enrolment pensions increases from 2% to 5% of qualifying earnings on 6 April 2018, by law. This contribution will increase again on 6th April 2019 to a total minimum amount of
Franks Accountants are proud to announce that we have been shortlisted for the Independent Firm of the Year Award in the Yorkshire Accountancy Awards 2018! The Yorkshire Accountancy Awards were developed to celebrate the
When you’re with Franks Accountants, we want to make sure you’re protected from unwanted and often random HMRC enquiries. That’s why we offer Tax Investigation Protection cover for free through Abbey Tax to all our
Bitcoin is a new digital currency using peer-to-peer technology and no central authority or banks, otherwise known as a ‘cryptocurrency’. The bitcoin is currently trading at £7579.17 to 1BTC (February 2018), following a fall from
The deadline for your 2016-17 tax return assessment is now only a week away, on Wednesday 31st January 2018. As the paper deadline has already passed (October 2017), you must now submit your assessment online.
At Franks Accountants, we are devoted to supporting our local community and helping it thrive, and each year we try to do even more. This year, after letting our Facebook friends choose the charities we'd
Make Sure You're Savvy About Spam Emails As we approach Christmas and the festive season malware infections increase, so we want to make sure all our clients, family and friends know how to check if our
Autumn Budget Highlights When the Autumn Budget is released the amount of information provided can often be overwhelming. So here you'll find the important highlights that could affect your business: From April 2018, personal allowance will
Earlier this year we launched a competition where members of the public could vote who they wanted as our next charity partner. This year, we’ve got several charities on board, with one being Autism Angels!
About our Charitable donations At Franks Accountants, we are devoted to supporting our local community and helping it thrive. Last year, we supported the Our Angels, offering a donation for every new client we signed
Finding The Right Accountant When searching for an accountant, it is critical to your businesses success that you find a good one! Unfortunately, many business owners believe that all accountants are the same and that
Accountant in York for Business Startups Planning, implementing and managing your own business start-up is an extremely exciting and scary prospect for almost every new business owner. It doesn’t matter how many times you’ve ran
Ah, Yorkshire – what a wonderfully vibrant and beautiful county this is! We absolutely love this area and love helping local companies succeed in their business ventures even more. From Harrogate to Wetherby, York and
Running your small business can be difficult, not only are you selling your product or service, marketing your product or service, as well as everything else, you’ve also got to complete your accounts – quickly
Making Tax Digital Legislation Put On Hold In November, we announced that the government were implementing an initiative to ‘Make Tax Digital’ in April 2018, however this legislation has been put on hold. The legislation
What are the Yorkshire Choice Awards? The Yorkshire Choice Awards are an annual charity event which recognises local people and independent business within Yorkshire who are an inspiration in their field. From the ‘Young
Building An Award Winning Dog Walking Business From a pipe dream just 3 years ago, to running an award-winning dog walking business, Bryony has shown that with determination, support, and a lot of doggie love,
From the 1st April 2017, the National Minimum Wage and the National Living Wage will increase. Please note this is applicable for all businesses, for all members of staff. If you are currently paying your
As I’m sure you’re aware the Spring Budget was announced on 8th March 2017. With lots of information published, here we’ve selected the important tax changes that could affect you: Personal Tax Firstly, some good
Part of the ethos at Franks Accountants is the community engagement that is ever so important to all of us here. Adam Franks, the managing director of Franks Accountants, believes strongly in contributing to help
Franks Accountants is committed to helping business, through encouraging growth, increasing business profits and reducing tax. Our clients believe in our service, support and the advice we give. One client, the Harrogate based, Ethos Asset
With Franks Accountants, we’re never far away. We have offices all over Yorkshire, from Harrogate and York, to our main office situated in the market town of Wetherby. This means when it’s time for our
Making Tax Digital Confused about the new Digital Tax Accounts? Worried about quarterly tax reporting? Here at Franks Accountants, we’ve put together all you need to know. What are Digital Tax Accounts? The world is
We are in the Wetherby News this week - Find out more about our new offices, new staff and our 2016 chosen charity ' Our Angels'. Local accountancy firm, Franks Accountants, has moved to new, state-of-the-art
A Tadcaster-based first aid training provider, hit by the recession, is on course to double its turnover, thanks to the help of Wetherby accountancy firm Franks Accountants. First Rescue Training & Supplies, which was formed
Franks Accountants is mixing business with both pleasure and fundraising after pledging its support to a long-established Leeds animal charity on the first anniversary of its popular networking event, ‘Franks First Friday’. The fast growing
Accountant Leeds Wetherby’s fast growing accountancy firm Franks Accountants has assisted with the growth of a long-established Yorkshire retailer, thanks to the power of social media. Leeds-based Four Seasons Interiors, which specialises in designing and