Back To Normal Service!

Ray Stewart General 0 Comments

After a few weeks of issues with the website things have finally settled down. For many years of using a membership based site I have finally given up trying to resolve the problems that the plugin caused and the whole site is now available to all. The main pages that were “hidden” without a basic registration were the Business and …

Webinars Are Coming

Ray Stewart Business, Marketing, Online Business 0 Comments

I know I have been discussing the putting together of a series of seminars on various business topics for some time and I really did intend to get these started. However, a helpful client recently said that seminars are really 20th Century things and that I should look to presenting Webinars instead. It is true that Seminars are expensive to …

HMRC change RTI goalposts

UK Minimum Wage Increases For 2014

Ray Stewart Business, General 0 Comments

This year the adjustment to the UK Minimum Wage seemed to slip through unannounced. It no longer even appears on the HM Revenue & Customs web site. If you want the full history and the current rates you can find it now on https://www.gov.uk website. For those that missed it this year, the hourly rates have increased again with effect …

Tax Challenge

Ray Stewart Business, Tax Matters 0 Comments

Do you really want to give the taxman £521,700? It’s a lot of money, isn’t it?  But, even before the current economic crisis, that’s how much someone earning £30,000 a year would have paid in taxes over their lifetime. While if you are lucky enough to earn more than £30,000, your lifetime tax bills will probably have been even higher. …

And About Time Too!

Ray Stewart Business, General 0 Comments

I know, I know…. It has been too long since I last posted here.  I can’t explain why – I simply don’t know why.  Maybe I lost my mojo… maybe I have been too busy… maybe I simply forgot. Anyway, over the past few months I have been tackling a new tax and accounts production suite, developing my long relationship …