Business Interruption vs Bounce Bank Loans: which is right for my business?

Having survived the initial changes to your business over the last few months you may now be considering one of the Governments loan schemes to help you through your business recovery phase.  We'll be running through the difference between the Coronavirus Business...
Why doing your tax return early is good for you…and others

Why doing your tax return early is good for you…and others

We all know that mental health is important and that running a business can impact on it.  At Raedan we've always strived to reduce the worries of those we work with and we know that a good way to do that is to get things done early! By working together we can get...

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Alternative ways to get cash back into your business

Alternative ways to get cash back into your business

  As the spread of coronavirus causes the UK government to enforce lockdowns and closures, businesses are being faced with difficult conditions and tough decisions. Though many businesses are adapting, and some even struggling to keep up with increased demand,...

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Coronavirus: Self-employed Income Support Scheme

Coronavirus: Self-employed Income Support Scheme

Having seemingly been ignored, the Government announced support for the self-employed on 26 March with it's Income Support Scheme.  Similar in some ways to the support for employers, the main question was always going to be, how will it be calculated. Updated May 2020...

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Coronavirus: Job Retention Scheme FAQ

Coronavirus: Job Retention Scheme FAQ

Updated 8 April 2020We're getting some great questions about the Job Retention Scheme from our business community and wanted to share them (and the answers!) with as many of you as possible.  Information is still coming out on this so we'll update regularly as we...

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Coronavirus: How you can prepare your business

Coronavirus: How you can prepare your business

We are all facing a considerable level of uncertainty at the moment and for business owners in particular there will be a host of thoughts occupying your minds as to how to navigate the next few weeks or potentially months as the world battles against the coronavirus...

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Budget 2020: What it means for your business

Budget 2020: What it means for your business

Budget 2020 been dubbed in places as the 'small business budget'. It’s fair that there are policies very specifically aimed at smaller businesses but what are they and will it do enough to help the 700,000 small businesses in the UK? We know the budget isn’t always a...

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Could you get £50,000 to switch business bank?

Could you get £50,000 to switch business bank?

£50,000 to switch business bank!? Before you get too excited there are limited circumstances where this applies and by now, you should know you're eligible.  But, in case you've not received the letter or maybe have forgotten, here's a reminder of what is on offer for...

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Can you buy an electric car through your company?

Can you buy an electric car through your company?

As a business owner you may be looking at ways to extract funds from your business. Company cars used to be a common method of doing that but over recent years the tax charged has made them unattractive. But that’s all about to change, that is if you’re happy to get...

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Xerocon 2019 – Cash Flow in Xero

Xerocon 2019 – Cash Flow in Xero

It’s been just over a week since our sixth Xerocon came to a close. This year’s key theme was clear, improved cash flow tools in Xero for businesses and there were some impressive product updates to empower business owners in achieving this. In this blog we’re going...

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