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Kingston Smith is delighted to announce that it has been shortlisted for Consultancy of the Year at the UK-India Awards 2017. The UK-India Awards, organised by London-based media house, India Inc, celebrate the partnership between the UK and India, recognising companies who make significant contributions to the bilateral relationship. The efforts of organisations and individuals… Read more

Partner Silvia Vitiello discusses how the Strategic SWOT can help you develop the right strategy for your charity

26.04.17 / Podcast

Partner Silvia Vitiello discusses how the Strategic SWOT tool can help you develop the right strategy for your business

26.04.17 / Podcast

Partner Silvia Vitiello gives her 5 simple tips on how to encourage your team to brainstorm more effectively

26.04.17 / Podcast

Partner Silvia Vitiello discusses using the Forcefield tool to help your team tackle specific work related issues.

26.04.17 / Podcast

Partner Silvia Vitiello discusses how the One Page Plan tool can help you plan key activities for your business – and help you achieve them.

26.04.17 / Podcast

Partner Silvia Vitiello discusses the Pareto 80/20 rule: a powerful tool to help you prioritise the right activities

26.04.17 / Podcast

Partner Silvia Vitiello explains Seven Wastes – a tool to identify time and financial “waste” in your business  

26.04.17 / Podcast

Partner Silvia Vitiello explains the Magic Wand tool and how it can help improve your business

26.04.17 / Podcast

   

Partner Silvia Vitiello discusses how the One Page Plan tool can help you plan key activities for your Charity – and help you achieve them. 

26.04.17 / Podcast

   

Kingston Smith shortlisted for Consultancy of the Year at the UK-India Awards 2017

26.04.17 / Insight posted in

Kingston Smith is delighted to announce that it has been shortlisted for Consultancy of the Year at the UK-India Awards 2017. The UK-India Awards, organised by London-based media house, India Inc, celebrate the partnership between the UK and India, recognising companies who make significant contributions to the bilateral relationship. The efforts of organisations and individuals… Read more

Making Tax Digital – Get ready now for sweeping changes

25.04.17 / Insight posted in

The biggest revolution in the administration of the UK tax system for decades is fast approaching. The first wave of unincorporated businesses and landlords will need to be fully signed up to a new way of working from April 2018, with others joining the regime over the following years. In this document we have summarised… Read more

Weekly VAT Update – 25 April 2017

25.04.17 / Insight posted in ,

Online trading and the avoidance of VAT  Last Wednesday, The National Audit Office published the findings from its investigation into whether online sellers based outside the EU are charging VAT on their goods located in the UK when sold to UK customers. It found that “online sales accounted for 14.5% of all UK retail sales in… Read more

Breakfast Seminar – Investment Allowances

25.04.17 / Insight posted in

Kingston Smith Tax Partner, Mark Fielden, will be guest presenting at the Lovell Consulting Breakfast seminars on Investment Allowances. The seminars focus primarily on the availability of Investment Allowances (capital allowances, land remediation relief etc) and will be presented by experts from Lovell Consulting. Mark will be discussing the interaction with the new tax restrictions… Read more

Contractoruk.com: Should I deregister for VAT due to the FRS changes?

24.04.17 / Insight posted in

Adrian Houston answers a Contractor’s Question on whether it’s worth leaving the Flat Rate Scheme and what it means for the contractor and for HMRC.

What Article 50 means for the City

24.04.17 / Insight posted in

Now that the prime minister has officially set in motion the UK’s divorce from the EU, leading City representative Sir Michael Snyder looks at the impact on the Square Mile. Apart from the initial media flurry, I don’t believe that the City will feel any imminent shockwaves from the triggering of Article 50, as the… Read more

Brexit and trade: a wealth of opportunities?

24.04.17 / Insight posted in

Article 50 has been triggered; Brexit is finally happening. While the eventual Brexit deal will take a couple of years to be agreed and initiated, this period also allows the UK to begin initial discussions on possible bilateral trade deals with the emerging economies. This won’t be an easy task, particularly with pressure from the… Read more

The clock is ticking…

24.04.17 / Insight posted in

Now the clock has started ticking on Brexit, negotiations can formally begin and the uncertainty over the end game will intensify. Uncertainty has been a running theme since the EU referendum last June – is it bad for business? Maybe, maybe not. Successful businesses thrive on risk. Successful entrepreneurs shrewdly read the markets and react… Read more

Brexit and Bravado – some taxing implications

24.04.17 / Insight posted in

We have implemented Article 50 and the countdown to leaving the European Union has begun.  We must look forward and ride the wave of the current positive market trading conditions, and build relationships with those who want to continue to trade with us. There are concerns about changes to freedom of movement impacting business growth…. Read more

Will we see a more accessible Enterprise Investment Scheme post-Brexit?

24.04.17 / Insight posted in

The Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) is an important part of the eco-system occupied by growing companies. It allows them to encourage individuals to make equity investments as they will receive 30% of their investment back as tax relief, as well as a capital gains tax exemption, if they sell their investment and make a profit…. Read more

‘Survivor to Thriver’ – How does an agency substantially improve its performance?

Starts: April 26, 2017 8:30am | W1T 1QL

We, together with Chris Merrington of Spring 80:20, are delighted to be launching the follow-on to our 2012 ‘Fortune Favours the Brave’ report – ‘Survivor to Thriver’ – and would like to invite you to a breakfast seminar on 26 April where we will explore the findings. About ‘Survivor to Thriver’ ‘Survivor to Thriver’ analyses… Read more

Understanding your accounts in 60 minutes

Starts: April 26, 2017 4.30pm | EC1M 7AD

With charities having to cope with so many financial pressures, it is vital that trustees have an understanding of charity accounts to help them carry out their duties, fulfil their responsibilities and recognise the early warning signs when the charity might be facing difficulties. At this seminar participants will leave with: The tools needed to… Read more

Employee benefits: How to effectively retain and motivate your team

Starts: May 16, 2017 5:30pm registration for 6:00pm start

Are you concerned that you are missing out on some clever ways to incentivise your staff that your competitors are already successfully utilising? Are you unsure about how much you should be paying out in benefits to your team and whether you are getting the maximum value out of the schemes you currently have in… Read more

Doing business in India

Starts: June 5, 2017 4.30pm | EC1M 7AD

With the IMF and World Bank’s prediction of 7.2% economic growth this year, the soon-to-be launched simplified Goods and Services Tax (GST), and movement further up the Ease of Doing business ladder, there’s never been a better time to do business in India. With the strengthening trade and investment relationship between India and the UK… Read more

60 minute guide to understanding charity accounts

Starts: June 8, 2017 4.30pm | RH1 1RH

With charities having to cope with so many financial pressures, it is vital that Trustees have an understanding of charity accounts to help them carry out their duties, fulfil their responsibilities and recognise the early signs if the charity is facing difficulties. Participants will leave with: The tools needed to understand charity accounts An understanding… Read more

Brexit Debate: One year on

Starts: June 28, 2017 5.30pm | EC2Y 5BL

Article 50 has been triggered and the clock is now officially ticking down to Brexit. All eyes are on Theresa May as negotiations begin with the EU and the UK seeks to lay the groundwork for trade deals outside Europe. Since our last debate, the EU has made it clear that it cannot strike a… Read more

Partner Silvia Vitiello discusses how the Strategic SWOT can help you develop the right strategy for your charity

Partner Silvia Vitiello discusses how the Strategic SWOT tool can help you develop the right strategy for your business

Partner Silvia Vitiello gives her 5 simple tips on how to encourage your team to brainstorm more effectively

Partner Silvia Vitiello discusses using the Forcefield tool to help your team tackle specific work related issues.

Partner Silvia Vitiello discusses how the One Page Plan tool can help you plan key activities for your business – and help you achieve them.

Partner Silvia Vitiello discusses the Pareto 80/20 rule: a powerful tool to help you prioritise the right activities

Partner Silvia Vitiello explains Seven Wastes – a tool to identify time and financial “waste” in your business  

Partner Silvia Vitiello explains the Magic Wand tool and how it can help improve your business

   

Partner Silvia Vitiello discusses how the One Page Plan tool can help you plan key activities for your Charity – and help you achieve them. 

   

Partner Silvia Vitiello explains the Magic Wand tool for charities and not for profit organisations.

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