Are all accountants the same?

Every accountant is capable of delivering you a set of accounts, a tax return, and a VAT return but is that all you are looking for? Here at Abacus, we believe that there is a lot more to choosing an accountant than simply their ability to provide you with basic accountancy services. It’s difficult for [...]

By | February 27th, 2015|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to promote your business

Are you looking for ways to stretch your small business marketing budget, increase your online reputation and brand awareness? Look no further because we’ve compiled a list for you with the top low-cost ways to promote your business. Set up a free listing for your business in search engine local directories – you can do [...]

By | February 23rd, 2015|News|0 Comments

Cloud accounting for your business

As a small business owner you have enough to do without spending time and effort keeping track of your expenses or working out who owes you what.  Nearly all small business owners will also agree that cash flow can be erratic at times, and to do simple tasks like produce invoices, track bank and paypal [...]

By | February 19th, 2015|News, Xero|0 Comments

Tax return statistics (infographic)

The tax return deadline has just recently passed but it is never too late to get your finances more organised and in order. The infographic below provides some statistics and information with the main points from the 2014/2015 tax return season. It is interesting to see how many people left it to the last month (4.3m to [...]

By | February 17th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Accounting software for small businesses

Small businesses often start out using Excel – but that’s only doable up until a point. Every business needs to evolve and grow and eventually start using accounting software. Find out why the smartest organisations are using online accounting software instead. Why use accounting software? It’s not only easy to use, but it’s also accurate. [...]

By | February 2nd, 2015|News|0 Comments