Ellacott Morris Blog

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NI & Dividend Rate
  • 26/05/2022 12:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

Whether you’re an employer, employee or self-employed, the recent changes applied to National Ins ... Read More

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Commercial Vehicles
  • 10/05/2022 06:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

When it comes to choosing a commercial van for your business, there are several options for you t ... Read More

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HMRC
  • 26/04/2022 06:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

‘Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs’ is a non-ministerial department of the UK government. As an o ... Read More

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Xero and Dext
  • 05/04/2022 06:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

The time, cost and stress saving benefits associated with these programmes are immeasurable.

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Construction Industry Scheme (CIS)
  • 22/03/2022 06:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

If you work in the construction sector you need to register under the Construction Industry Schem ... Read More

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Pensions
  • 08/03/2022 06:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

As individuals, pensions can be a minefield to understand but as a business owner with employees, ... Read More

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PAYE
  • 22/02/2022 06:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

In order to make these payments you will need to register with HMRC at Read More

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VAT
  • 08/02/2022 06:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

Value Added Tax (VAT) is a term we’re all familiar with but understating your VAT responsibilitie ... Read More

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How We Can Help
  • 25/01/2022 06:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

At Ellacott Morris we offer a comprehensive range of accountancy services to support businesses o ... Read More

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GCS Alarms Case Study
  • 11/01/2022 06:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

At Ellacott Morris we don’t want to just be your accountant. We want to be an integral part of yo ... Read More

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Sole Trader or Limited Company
  • 07/12/2021 06:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

With that in mind we wanted to compile an article, which we hope answers everyone’s questions as ... Read More

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Electric Car Salary Sacrifice
  • 26/11/2021 06:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

We all know that electric, hybrid and low emissions vehicles are better for the environment, but ... Read More

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Limited Company
  • 16/11/2021 06:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

We’re all used to seeing ‘Ltd’ or ‘Limited’ after a company name, but what does it actually mean? ... Read More

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Mortgages
  • 03/11/2021 12:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

Whether you’re a self-employed sole trader or own your own company, you are still entitled to app ... Read More

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NI and Divendend
  • 27/10/2021 11:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

Changes to NI & Dividend rates – what’s it all about?

Let’s start at ... Read More

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Partnerships
  • 05/10/2021 06:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

It can be exciting to go into business with a friend, colleague or family me ... Read More

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Working from Home Tax Relief
  • 20/09/2021 05:55:00
  • by Michelle Morris

How do you work out your tax when working from home?...

Since the pandemi ... Read More

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Bookkeeping Services
  • 08/09/2021 12:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

Our Bookkeeping services are incredibly popular and easily outsourced to our Read More

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Going Digital - Change is Good
  • 01/09/2021 06:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

As we hope you’re all aware by now, Ellacott Morris has as of today become a digital only account ... Read More

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Going Digital – The Benefits of Digital Accounting
  • 24/08/2021 06:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

As we promised in our recent announcement advising you all that Ellacott Morris will only be prov ... Read More

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Going Digital – What, When, Why?
  • 19/08/2021 06:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

The COVID pandemic caused some tough times and unimaginable challenges for many businesses. It wa ... Read More

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Being a Sole Trader
  • 09/08/2021 06:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

If you choose to become a sole trader, you are your business. Your business isn’t a separate enti ... Read More

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Cryptocurrency
  • 26/07/2021 12:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

Let’s talk Crypto…

In our increasingly ‘virtual’ world, it’s no surprise that even assets ... Read More

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Case Study – Perfect Pearls and Pigments
  • 22/06/2021 06:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

We would like to share our second case study of Read More

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Pension Contributions for Business Owners
  • 03/06/2021 06:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

As accountants we can’t offer advice regarding pensions, but we can help you understand the tax b ... Read More

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The Garden Office
  • 06/05/2021 12:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

Building an office at the bottom of the garden can create the perfect workspace solution for many ... Read More

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Super Deduction - are you shopping for new assets yet?
  • 08/04/2021 12:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

If your business has struggled during the COVID pandemic, you’re not alone. A report published by ... Read More

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IR35
  • 22/03/2021 12:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

IR35 is a piece of tax legislation that was enforced in 2000, designed to reduce exploitation of ... Read More

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Deferred VAT
  • 17/03/2021 12:00:00
  • by Michelle - The Accounticorn

If you deferred VAT payments last summer, they will fall due for payment by the end of this month ... Read More

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Minimum Wage
  • 17/03/2021 12:00:00
  • by James Morris

The National Minimum Wage (NMW) and National Living Wage (NLW) applies to nearly all workers and ... Read More

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Directors Wages 2021/2022
  • 16/03/2021 12:00:00
  • by Michelle Accounticorn Morris

Deciding the amount of salary to pay yourself as the Director of a Limited Company involves some ... Read More

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Case Study - Ben Coomber
  • 26/02/2021 12:00:00
  • by Michelle Accounticorn Morris

For us to really evidence why we consider our service ‘refreshingly unique’ in our sector, we wan ... Read More

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Brexit & Your Business
  • 10/02/2021 12:00:00
  • by Michelle Accounticorn Morris

On the 1st January 2021 the UK moved into the Trade and Cooperation Agreement, which r ... Read More

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VAT Reverse Charge Scheme
  • 25/01/2021 12:00:00
  • by Michelle Accounticorn Morris

If you operate within the construction sector as a buyer or a supplier, you need to be aware of a ... Read More

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Unlock your potential!
  • 21/09/2020 12:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

When you take on a full package with us, including our bookkeeping, we get stuck in! We don't jus ... Read More

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Do you know which jobs are making a profit?
  • 21/09/2020 12:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

Xero has an additional module called "Projects". We can enable this for you, so that you can atta ... Read More

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National Payroll Week!
  • 21/09/2020 12:00:00
  • by Michelle Morris

It was established to raise the profile and awareness of payroll in the UK. It helps demonstrate ... Read More

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Can I open up another business doing XYZ that won't be VAT registered?
  • 21/09/2020 11:10:32
  • by Michelle Morris

FAQ: Can I open up another business doing XYZ that won't be VAT registered?

The question h ... Read More

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Do I have to register for VAT?
  • 08/07/2020 12:35:00
  • by Michelle Morris

This is one thing we will always ask you to keep an eye on yourself, because it's for ANY 12 mont ... Read More

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"Are you Ellacott or Morris?"
  • 22/07/2020 12:13:00
  • by Michelle Morris

Back in the days before Anjuli and I were business partners, I wanted to make the firm look bigge ... Read More

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Sole Trade or Ltd?
  • 18/07/2020 19:30:00
  • by Michelle Morris

THERE. IT. IS. The big question. Our top FAQ. Trouble is, the answer is ..... It depends!!!! Yes, ... Read More