Step 1

Take a few seconds to fill in your details and those of the person you are referring into the form below.

Step 2

We will get in touch with you to confirm that it is okay to approach your referral.

Step 3

We arrange a meeting with your referral. If they sign up, we apply both your discounts!

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Terms and Conditions of Refer a Friend Offer
  • The discount is based on 1 month's fee agreed with referred client.
  • The discount is shared between the existing client and referred client - £200 maximum discount to be shared between parties.
  • The services valid for client fee discount are: Annual Accounts, Bookkeeping, Tax Returns and Payroll Preparation.
  • Any software subscriptions / payments and ad hoc advice are excluded from fee calculation.
  • The discount is applied to referred client at commencement of services.
  • The discount is applied to referrer client through direct debit payment amendment.
  • No limit on number of referrals by individual client.
  • EJBC reserve the right to substitute vouchers to the equivalent value of discount.

Income from selling services online
06/02/2018

Many taxpayers supplement their income by selling services online. This is often known as the 'sharing economy' or the 'peer-to-peer economy' and usually involves taxpayers renting out something they are not using such as their house (using websites such as AirBNB), car, car parking space or other personal equipment.

It can also involve taxpayers finding customers using specialist websites or apps and doing small jobs either online or in-person. The income raised from these kinds of ventures is usually supplemental to a taxpayer’s main income but this is not always the case. However, HMRC is clear that in most cases this is taxable income and income tax is payable subject to the usual rules.

There are two £1,000 tax allowances for property and trading income that came into force from April 2017.

The £1,000 exemptions from tax apply to:

  • Taxpayers who make up to £1,000 from self-employment, casual services or hiring personal equipment. This is known as the trading allowance.
  • The first £1,000 of miscellaneous income for income from property. For example from renting a driveway. This is known as the property allowance. The allowance is not available on income from letting your own home where a separate relief may be available using the Rent a Room Scheme.

Planning note

There is usually no income tax to pay if you occasionally sell personal possessions online but you may need to pay capital gains tax. However, there are separate rules if HMRC deems your activities a fully-fledged business. Please call if you need advice on any of these topics.


Accounts

We specialise in preparing end of year statutory accounts for your business, in line with HM Revenue & Customs legislation:

Sole Traders & Partnerships
Limited Companies
Limited Liability Partnerships
Property Management Companies
Property rental income accounts

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Bookkeeping

We can adivise on the best bookkeeping options for your needs and budget, if you would prefer to do the bookkeeping yourself.

There are a number of excellent options including Sage desktop software and market leading online solutions, such as Kashflow & Xero.

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Payroll

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We can set-up and run your payroll scheme or advise on:

Setting up a new payroll system
Day to day payroll processing
Dealing with PAYE and NI deductions
Completing your end of year returns
Holiday & Statutory pay
Stakeholder pensions

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Start Ups

Starting a Business is an exciting opportunity but at the same time can be daunting.

Why not let us take some of the stress away. We are on hand from the outset to help you through many of the challenges of getting your business up and running successfully.

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Newbury
Berkshire
RG14 1DY
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