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Business Tax: A beginner’s guide

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Tuesday 13th August 2019

Understanding the basics of UK Business Tax is a must for anyone starting out on their own – whether you are doing some self-employed freelance work, setting up as sole trader or registering a limited company. This guide will help ... Read More »

Brands that mean something

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Tuesday 13th August 2019
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Introduction Recent research undertaken by Havas Media investigated how human’s connect with brands and how brands effect our daily lives. The research looked into over 700 brands, 134,000 consumers across 23 countries. The top ten Global Meaningful brands were identified as: Google Samsung Microsoft Nestle Sony Ikea / Dove (tied) Nike / Walmart (tied) Danone ... Read More »

An Introduction to Branding

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Tuesday 13th August 2019
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If you want to establish your product, your service, your company or yourself in the public domain, you need a brand. A brand is more than just a name and a logo; it’s an image, a perception, a reputation and an ethos. The importance of your brand Having a strong brand increases the value of ... Read More »

Apprenticeships

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Tuesday 13th August 2019
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Overview Anyone aged 16 or over and not in full-time education can apply for an apprenticeship. Apprenticeships are work-based programmes that combine practical training with study. They take between 1 and 4 years to complete depending on the level of apprenticeship. An apprentice: Works alongside experienced staff Gains job-specific skills Earns a wage Studies – usually 1 ... Read More »

Register As A Waste Carrier

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Tuesday 13th August 2019
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Overview You usually need to register if you: Transport waste Arrange for waste to be transported, disposed of or recovered Buy or sell waste Controlled waste includes waste that is any of the following: Hazardous Commercial Industrial Household How to apply England and Wales You can register online as a waste carrier. Before you apply ... Read More »

VAT Registration

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Tuesday 13th August 2019
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Overview You must register for VAT with HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) if your business turnover is more than £77,000. You can register voluntarily if it’s below this. When you register, you’ll be sent a VAT registration certificate. This confirms: Your VAT number Your ‘effective date of registration’ – the official date you’re registered for VAT ... Read More »

Hazardous Waste Registration

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Tuesday 13th August 2019
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Overview You must register any business premises in England or Wales that produces or stores more than 500 kilograms of hazardous waste a year. This is known as a ‘hazardous waste notification’. Once registered you’ll get a ‘premises code’ and legally be able to store or move the waste off your premises. Your registration lasts 12 months ... Read More »

How To Protect Your Intellectual Property

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Tuesday 13th August 2019
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What is intellectual property? Intellectual property is something you create that’s unique. It includes copyright, patents and trademarks, and can be: Something you invent, like a new product A product’s design or appearance A brand or logo Written work, like content on a website or in a brochure Artistic work, like photography or illustrations Film ... Read More »