With severe snow fall across the UK today, travellers face extensive delays and disruption on their commute to work. At times such as these, it's worth remembering the benefits of cloud software and outsourcing services. The former can be accessed from anywhere and the latter continue uninterrupted, whatever the weather. Read more and weather-proof your business this winter.
With Making Tax Digital (MTD) top of mind with accountants currently, we've put together a special newsletter to help you prepare law firm clients for HMRC's 1st April 2019 deadline. There's information on how our Interactive legal accounting software has been recognised by HMRC for MTD and is on the list of VAT compatible products in development. You can also read about Interactive's free accountant's licence and accountant-centric reporting, download case studies on accountancy practices and discover other ways Quill can support your work. Access accountants' newsletter.
We’ve implemented the Living Wage for our employees and joined 4,700 leading companies as accredited Living Wage Employers. This means our entire permanent, temporary, apprenticeship and contracted staff earn not just the Minimum Wage, which is a statutory requirement, but the Living Wage, an hourly rate set independently by the Living Wage Foundation based on the cost of living in the UK and voluntarily paid by businesses choosing to participate in the scheme. Read more.
New Year’s resolutions are notoriously hard to keep, with the majority of people failing to stick to them for longer than a few weeks. That’s because they’re often too vague or too monumental. While resolutions tend to centre on your personal goals, they’re important from a business perspective too. You see, there are innovative ways to enhance your professional life and significantly impact your success. Here are three alternative, easy-to-keep changes that you can make in 2019...
Your Christmas-themed Readit newsletter is available now. It contains great news: our Interactive legal accounting software is now registered with HMRC as a 'VAT compatible product in development' for its Making Tax Digital programme. There's lots of advice on keeping your business up and running over Christmas, and do take a minute to look at the videos from our 'best dressed desks' Christmas decorations competition on our YouTube channel. It was certainly a great exercise in team building and set the right backdrop for our reverse advent charity fundraising. Access newsletter.
We've hosted a ‘deck your desks’ Christmas decorating contest for the second year running to bring some festive cheer to our offices and encourage healthy competition between our teams to win the coveted ‘best dressed desks’ award. After much deliberation, our judging panel decided Mark’s team was first, Eleanor’s second and Jason’s third. Read full details of our competition entries and watch videos.