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End User Computing (the weed that never dies)

Incubate Business Growth with AAB

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Changes to Statutory Payments - New Tax Year April 2018

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Marriage Allowance - Does the Scottish Budget have any impact?

Global Mobility - 2018 Key Trends

The Close Process

Non Residents Beware – Tax on Disposal of UK Property …any UK Property!

Payrolling Benefits – Not too late to get your registration in place!

Do You Want to Understand the Future of Your Business Finances?

With the personal tax year ending on 5 April 2018, what actions should I be considering to minimise personal tax liabilities?

Working Overseas?  Factoring in Additional Tax Costs

Making Tax Digital for VAT

AAB looks forward to an inspiring Mexican night at the Scottish Oil Club in London, 8 February

Is 0.1% of YOUR Spend Expensive?

Auto Enrolment – Contribution Changes April 2018 & 2019

Customs Countdown to Brexit

Doing Business in Norway - Tax Training

HMRC Payment Changes

Client Asset Protection (CASS)

International Tax Training For Businesses

Global Tax Headaches

“Improvise, Adapt & Overcome”

I'm not my Dad

Scottish Rates of Income Tax

Toxic Leaders - why do we allow them?

The VAT impact of changing tastes - Version 2

Scottish Budget - First Time Buyers

Scottish Budget - Questions Answered

Filling big shoes - The succession of family members

Whatever happened to self managed work teams?

Watch out if you're buying into buyouts

IR35, Private Sector Look Out!

Gender Pay Gap

Country by Country Reporting

Scottish Taxes are here to stay – but will taxpayers want to stay in Scotland ?

Trust Registration Service

Enhanced Capital Allowances

Don’t let VAT be a cost of doing business in the UK – 13th Directive Claims

Working Overseas?  Understanding the Resultant Tax Consequences

Requirement to Correct

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The Evolution of IR35 and your Business- Are you protected?

Scottish Taxes are here to stay- but will taxpayers want to stay in Scotland?

Charity VAT- Beware the income traps

Landlords Beware – Potential block on loan interest relief for capital withdrawn from letting businesses

VAT on Pension Scheme Costs- The final answer?

Does Your Business Voluntarily Payroll Company Cars?

Your Data is your Asset, use it- the Power of Data Analytics

Exploring Joint Ventures from Every Angle

When is a ‘Van’ a Van?

Trust Registration Service

Introduction to Preparing Accounts Using the Charities SORP Training

Construction Industry Scheme – Avoid the Fine

Termination of Foreign Services Exemption

Have you assigned employees to work in The Netherlands?

Charity VAT – Maximising reliefs

Avoiding the Eye of the Storm- How to Make Sure Your Seafarers Claim is Valid

Failure to Prevent Tax Evasion - A New Corporate Criminal Offence

Introduction of VAT in the Middle East – Seminar

Have your employees received their Tax Assessment Notice (TAN)?  What should they do with it?

Have you had employees or sub contactors working in Norway?

Employed or Self Employed… The Age-Old Debate Rages On

To Disclose or Not To Disclose

Expenses & Benefits Specialist Training - Be Prepared with AAB

Employee Remuneration – Not a golden idea!

Indirect Tax Considerations for International Trade

Appendix 5 Net of Tax Credit Scheme and Dynamic Tax Codes: HMRC are now reacting to the problem

Are you an employer who operates a Net of Tax Credit Scheme? Have your employees received K codes from HMRC?

VAT in the UAE – VAT Risk Management Seminar

Vinyl Junkie?

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Working Overseas? Reviewing the Draft Contract

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Is it Time for Your Check Up?

Nowhere to hide now on women’s pay

Payrolling Benefits – Advantages worth signing up for…

What is a qualifying project for R&D tax relief?

Just When Can I Retire?

EU VAT Refund Claims – Action Needed

Voluntary Overtime included in Holiday Pay – How will this change impact Employers?

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Raising capital in the energy sector to deliver growth aspirations

An all-round advisor in your corner

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The VAT impact of changing tastes

Working Overseas? Understanding the Project

Taylor review of working practices: change is on its way for everyone?

Share options: The flexible way for employers to share equity with staff

Making Tax Digital – Breaking News!

Social Security goes Digital – Impact on A1s?

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Adding new power to your cloud accounting solution

Social Security Certificates of Coverage Q&As

Employee PAYE Tax Codes: Guidance for Employers

Double funding for innovation

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Global Mobility – Is your policy robust? – Case Study

Ensure your contract ‘Does-what-it-says-on-the-tin’

Global Mobility – Global cost burden

State Pension age about to increase?

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The “£1m” Residence Nil Rate Band

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Business Protection – What Does It Really Mean?

Safeguard your business through an effective whistleblowing solution

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Norwegian VAT Claims – Deadline approaching

Effective and Strategic Business Models in the E&P sector

Increased National Insurance costs for Non UK residents

Change Management in International Business

VAT Flat Rate Scheme – Time for a change?

Low cost Business Process Management Software – what’s the catch?

Business advice from Coldplay?

Doing Business in Norway – unlock the secrets with specialist AAB training

Global Mobility – Struggling to Keep Track?

Making Tax Digital for Businesses (“MTDfB”)

Norwegian Income Tax Returns – Deadline Approaching

Online Personal Tax Accounts – Making Life Easier for Employees & Employers?

Childcare Vouchers & Scottish Income Tax

Avoid the Indirect tax pitfalls of international trade with specialist training from AAB

Auto Enrolment for New Companies

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Short Term Business Visitors – Reporting Deadline Approaching

Self Employed - Make the most of lower NIC costs while you can !

State Pension – Who will pay yours?

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International Payroll – Double Tax Obligations

Talent Across Borders – upcoming AAB seminars in Aberdeen and London

Childcare – Which scheme is best for you?

Back to the Future for dentists

Get ready for life outside the Single Market

Pension Peril For Higher Earners – Beware Of The Tapered Annual Allowance

Claims - changes to the system

Another Payroll Year End

New tax trap for Expats selling UK property - Non Resident Capital Gains Tax

Payroll headaches resolved

Social Security: Country of Residence Rules for Multi-State Workers

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Deadline for making a retrospective NICs holiday claim is looming

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International Payroll - Avoiding Double Tax

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Tapered Annual Allowance – A Nightmare on Pensions Street

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National Minimum Wage Rates Changes effective from 1st of April 2017 – is this correct?

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Share Based Payments and the Autumn Statement

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Statutory Payments - a Guide for Employers

How Automatic Re-Enrolment Works

Norwegian Certificates of Pay and Tax Deducted – 2016 - Due 1st February 2017

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Expenses & Benefits Specialist Training - Be Prepared with AAB

Scottish Budget Update

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Auto Enrolment Rules – What You Need to Know Now

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Specialist Training that Unlocks the Secrets of Innovations Tax Relief

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Autumn Statement 2016 – Increasing the Burden on Employers?

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Specialist Training to Tackle International Trade Taxes

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Remotely Managing an Overseas Business with Cloud Bookeeping

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Online Accounting Software is Right Up-to-Date

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Norway - open for business!

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Termination Payments – Termination of Complex Tax and National Insurance Treatment?

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Direct answers on the role of directors

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Some great ideas to help your grandchildren

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M&A Integration Business Planning

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Payroll Management - A Fresh Approach

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Effective Payroll Management

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Integrated Business Planning

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Pension Contributions & the New Annual Allowance

Talking to Your Accountant About Workplace Pensions

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Make the most of End of Year Tax Planning

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Financial data that’s right up to date

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Tax Exemption for Trivial Benefits – effective 6th April 2016

Benefits in Kind Update

Just another “Tax”?!

A New Era for Tax Reporting

Growing support for UK whistleblowers

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Turning a blind eye to transparency

Internal Audit – Vendor Masterfile

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Flat-rate pensions: clearing up the confusion

Dividend changes: are you ready?

31st January: dare you miss the deadline?

Succession planning key to future business success

Protecting data day to day

Beware the seven year itch

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Contract Audit - driving business efficiency

Contract Audit – Manual Timesheets

Are you braced for the unexpected?

Raising capital to facilitate long-term growth

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Incentivising Employees In Hard Times

The importance of keeping in touch

Don’t let doubts cloud your judgement

Too much capital? Your company may have more options than you thought

Pensions come into their own

Could growth vouchers eventually grow on business?

Building for the future with bricks and mortar

How’s your relationship going?

Finding the accountant that’s right for you

Buy to let: still an attractive proposition?

Time to invest for the future

The dividend shake-up in July’s Budget

The transfer window is now open

Changes from the Chancellor

Start planning for the future with your accountant

Why trusts are giving way to Family Investment Companies

How ‘the cloud’ is impacting on accountants

Free up your time with professional, strategic support

Prepare to share

Blowing the whistle on a key employment judgement

UK Government’s ‘Googletax’ targets global tax avoidance

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Banking on the right decision

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The Non-Domiciled Spouse Election

Five ways to measure business health

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Expand in a disadvantaged area and you could receive a tax break

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When you're saving, look for extra savings

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Buying a student flat?

Get ahead of the game, as the general election looms

A new start with the one-stop shop

Minimising the costs of further education

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Thinking ahead on VAT compliance

Your accountant as your new best friend – part 2

Is your accountant your new best friend?

Being up front about the new tax challenges

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The new world of converging standards

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Accountants can advise, but its clients who decide.

Changes to taxation of pensions on death

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Expert guidance on taxing issues

Key tips when selling your business

Thinking ahead on VAT compliance

That's a fine mess we can get you out of!

Major Governments Cracking Down on Global Tax Avoidance?

The new world of converging standards

Even when you act global, you can think local

Accountants can advise, but it’s clients who decide

Let your Pension be your Inheritance

Own a second home? The taxman may be ringing the doorbell.

Navigating your internationally mobile employees around the world

Business planning tips you can tap into

There’s great value to a proper valuation

Ringing the changes in the world of audit

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A Referendum on your Financial Future

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Evidence is key to VAT claims

Inheritance tax on trusts: finding the right balance

Benefits in Kind – Is Change Coming?

Accelerated Payment Notice (“APN”) Regime

Share Awards – All change for Internationally Mobile Employees

Inheritance Tax (“IHT”) Simplification

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Realtime collaboration: the sky's the limit with Cloud computing

HM Revenue & Customs Targeting Overseas Investments

Twice the Tax Saving

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The dividend that comes with sensible remuneration planning

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Commercial property transaction? Think of the pool before you jump in

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When you’re thinking about school fees, it pays to do the maths

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£30k in tax-free income for married pensioners? It’s not a pipedream.

Managing the VAT 'hit'

Don't listen to the wolves on Wall Street...

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There’s a downside to every upturn, which is why it pays to think ahead

Thinking of becoming a limited company? Time to go good will hunting

When assets need replacing, there’s no need to sweat

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Are you sure your financial adviser is thinking long term?

New Deputy Managing Partner for AAB

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Making the right choices now will pay in retirement

Don't overlook the tax implications of global expansion

Firm headcount goes over 200!

Tax Free to IHT

Essential ingredients to a successful investment

Figuring out emotions

Excuses for missing the 31 January personal tax return deadline!

Managing your inheritance tax exposure

Lifetime allowance … use it or lose it

Taking stock of employee shareholding

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Micro Tyco Team Update!

Offshore Employment Intermediaries – latest Government proposals

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Chartered Institute of Taxation Award

Offshore Employment Intermediaries – HMRC Consultation Document of 30 May 2013

Accountancy Firm of the Year

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AAB Act As Advisors To Enovate Systems In The Sale To Aker Solutions

Global Employment Structure Arrangements

The long awaited UK 'Statutory Residence Test'

Accounting Services Newsletter February 2013

Controlled Foreign Companies (CFC)

Getting the most out of Acquisitions

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Limited Liability Partnerships: Back in Vogue

Significant new penalties for failure to register with Dutch Chamber

Real Time Information ("RTI") PAYE Penalties

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High Income Child Benefit Charge

Capping of Tax Reliefs from April 2013

Business Record Checks

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