News & Advice

Newsletter – September 2023

VAT on hospitality to return to prepandemic level One of the most welcome, effective and longest in place measures introduced by the Government during Covid was to reduce the rate of VAT on various items in the hospitality sector, such as restaurant and catering services, and entertainment venues like cinemas, theatres, museums, amusement parks and […]

Newsletter – June 2023

Summer has arrived in Guardian With effect from Friday 16th June, Guardians’ offices will close at 1pm every Friday, up to and including 1st September to enable the team to make the most of the summer. In an emergency please call 01 4240519, and we will do our best to look after you.   Reduction […]

Newsletter – May 2023

Summer is approaching – it may be time to employ and pay your children! As June approaches, many of our clients encourage their secondary school or college age children to work in the family business, to either get a flavor of the business, or merely to help cover holidays. Please note, that this can prove […]

Newsletter – April 2023

Welcome to our April Newsletter As we approach the end of April, the Government has recorded record Corporation Tax receipts, which leaves it able to continue its spending, and support what is a very buoyant economy for the majority. Over the last few weeks, it seemed the whole country was on holidays, with travel numbers […]

Newsletter – March 2023

Good morning and welcome to our March newsletter. The year is flying, and surprisingly it has been quite a good start to the year for most of our clients, with good positive activity, despite rising interest rates, continuing supply chain issues and a shortage of labour in many sectors. I hope you find some good […]