Author Archive | Carol Cheesman

Probate: now there’s a third way.

Until relatively recently executors dealing with a loved one’s estate faced two choices when obtaining probate. They could do it themselves, with the attendant risks that are involved in navigating a process with which they are likely to be unfamiliar. Or hire a solicitor to do the job for them. The benefit of the former […]

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Wanted in England: An accountant from Ireland.

Are you an Irish qualified chartered accountant with one or two years’ post qualification experience? Do you fancy working for an accountancy practice that’s based in one of the most vibrant areas of London? Then you could be just the person we’re looking for. We want to recruit somebody like you to join our team […]

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Buying or Selling?

Reproduced with kind permission from Nursery Management Today May/Jun issue 2014. Other articles from their latest issue can be downloaded by following the link above. The most significant change nursery owners are likely to face is expansion or the sale of their business. Carol Cheesman advises on the financial implications of these life-changing decisions. This […]

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How will the new VAT changes affect your business?

First published in the June Issue of the Hertfordshire Business Independent VAT is set to change on 1st Jan 2015. So how will this affect your business? Carol Cheesman of Cheesmans Accountants explains the changes and offers some advice for business owners Business-to-consumer traces will be required to charge VAT. at the applicable rate, in […]

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How SEIS could help your small business (two years on)

The Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme, also known as SEIS, has so far helped over 1,000 companies raise finance. Private investors have invested over £82 million through the scheme. The SEIS offers tax benefits and encourages investment in small and early stage companies by reducing the risk of investing in these types of companies. In this […]

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