Archive | Bookkeeping

Is your bookkeeping “acting” up?

You didn’t become a musician or an actor or a freelance performer to be able to sit there and do paperwork, did you? Unfortunately, as with all self-employed businesses, paperwork is a key aspect, and accounts and tend to run our lives at certain times of the year. Many of us struggle with the amount […]

Actors: Want to reduce your tax?

Your agent has just called, you’ve got an audition…but it’s the other side of the country and it’ll be expensive to get there, and an early start so maybe you need to book a hotel too! Those expenses are slowly adding up… Sound familiar? Check out this post for all your allowable acting expenses.   […]

5 tips for SMEs to protect cash flow

SMEs suffering from late payments often find themselves facing huge tax bills, forcing them to dip into their cash reserves. Here are 5 tips for SMEs to combat a cash flow crisis: – Streamlining business expenses The world is being transformed by the digital revolution, and so too is the accounting industry. Embracing the digital […]

Start of the year checklist for Business Owners!

As we approach the end of 2018, it’s the perfect time to sit and reflect upon your business finances. Did you struggle or exceed your expectation? What was successful and brought in lots of profit? What didn’t go as well and requires further thought?   Whether you’ve struggled or exceeded your expectations, it’s time to […]

Have you met Jane?

Who’s Jane? She struggled with her #accounts…but not any more!! Jane contacted Broadwing Accountancy and they solved all her problems! Call Brian today on 01604 328328 for a FREE consultation!  

Getting a Grip on Cashflow is Key to SME Success [Infographic]

It has been revealed by American Express that cashflow is getting the better of the UK’s small businesses and holding them back from reaching their potential. Research shows that not having a proper system in place to manage money flowing in and out of their business is leading small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to rely […]

A Start-up’s Guide to Cloud Accounting

No matter what your industry, as a start-up you’ll have a million and one things to do in order to get your business up and running. So, finding time to devote to accounting and financial matters probably isn’t on top of your to-do list. However, submitting annual accounts is mandatory for any business and being […]

6 golden rules of accurate cashflow forecasting

How to avoid cash flow problems with sound planning and plugging in the right numbers.   Cash is the lifeblood of any business and making sure you know how it flows in and out of yours is vital to success. Plenty of profitable businesses have been upended by unexpected cashflow problems, but by forecasting and […]

Tax: what you need to know as a working self-employed actor

Life as an actor can be very hectic – rushing to auditions, rehearsals and performances, so 9 times out of 10 the mundane things, such as accounts are put to one side for a rainy day and get overlooked or even forgotten! But each year like all self-employed people, a tax return has to be […]

5 undervalued benefits of outsourcing your small business bookkeeping

Outsourcing your small business bookkeeping has never been easier or more compelling than it is today. The expansion of online technology in general, and of cloud computing in particular, has drastically changed the way we all do business. Finding, contacting, and ultimately working with those services that can help your company run more smoothly—and generate a […]