Budget vs Forecast; why creative agencies need both

Budget vs Forecast; why creative agencies need both

In June a report by the Creative Industries Foundation and Creative England stated that creative industries generated 2 millions jobs yet only 38% had a business plan or forecast. Trying to make decisions without knowing the outcome is difficult at best. You could say...
Budget 2018; a summary for creatives

Budget 2018; a summary for creatives

With speculation over recent weeks suggesting bad news for small businesses, it was pleasing to see that, unlike Apple’s September events, the leaks weren’t very accurate!   Whilst there was very little specifically for creatives there was a lot for small businesses...
Will Making Tax Digital be postponed?

Will Making Tax Digital be postponed?

Since its first announcement, there have been groups calling for the delay of Making Tax Digital and a recent report from the British Chamber of Commerce states 24% of businesses have still never heard of MTD.

Real-time Accounting vs. the old way: There’s only one winner

Real-time Accounting vs. the old way: There’s only one winner

According to a report published by Xero in 2017, 18% of accountants are still running ledgers with pen and paper. It’s time we said “out with the old approach, and in with the new!” which is we wanted to pit them against one another and, in this blog post, show you why there’s only one winner.