We’re delighted to be celebrating our 90th year in business this year, having been formed way back in 1928 by Mr James Sibbald. As well as looking back on our proud history, this post also looks forward to the various technological developments which will revolutionize our practice.
You may be a sole trader, a partnership or run your business through your personal limited company, whatever vehicle is used to run your business there will be a time when you want to take it a little easier or stop all together and at that time having a clear plan in place well in advance will help secure the right tax reliefs for the assets you dispose of.
Selling or giving away personal belongings can sometimes have tax consequences. When disposing of personal belongings, you should be aware of Capital Gains Tax (CGT) which is a tax on the increase in value of a belonging.
As we get older it is natural to want to help the younger generations with a financial gift, however here are some things to be aware of if making gifts.
The introduction of MTD is the perfect opportunity to completely transform and revolutionise the way you do business and the way you maintain your accounting records. To book a free MTD compliance review, or to find out more, contact Rob Holt or Sara Martin on 01332 242257
Due to the many changes and rapid growth of Sibbalds over the last year, the office was closed for the day and the team joined together at Mount Cook Adventure Centre in Matlock on Wednesday 11 April 2018 for an ‘away day’.
As sponsors of the Services category, we now face the task of sifting through the applications to settle on a shortlist of three. We are looking forward to meeting the three shortlisted companies at a champagne and canapes evening in May.
Hari and David recently joined with other representatives from businesses who have signed up to sponsor the Derby Telegraph Business Awards for a Sponsors’ Breakfast at the University of Derby’s Enterprise Centre.
If you are an ambitious and motivated individual who would like an alternative to university, we are offering a paid apprenticeship to study for the AAT qualification (Level 4). This is for school leavers who have achieved good GCSEs and possibly A-Levels and want to start a career in Accountancy.
Sibbalds have been profiled in the Derby Telegraph as one of this year’s sponsors to the Derby Telegraph Business Awards. The article carries an interview with director, David Bowler.