01603 616300

Or contact your local office

Blog

Our Comprehensive Guide to IR35

January 2020

Photo of Relationship Manager, Glenn Savill

Have you ever wondered what determines someone as an employee rather than a contractor? With changes to IR35 legislation due to hit the private sector from April 2020, it is very much in your interest to find out. Glenn Savill, Relationship Manager here at Aston Shaw highlights everything you need to know about these upcoming […]


Read more

Five Small Business Tips From a Business Advisor

January 2020

Business Advice Meeting

Do you know the benefits of getting the right help from a business advisor? At Aston Shaw, we work closely with our clients to get to know their business and understand their needs. We don’t offer ‘one-size-fits-all’ solutions. Our dedicated client managers spend the time getting to know you and your business, becoming your one […]


Read more

New Year’s Resolution: Reduce Your Business Costs

December 2019

Photo of Blue Fireworks

With Christmas just around the corner, we look forward to the festive season and the New Year ahead. At this time of year, many of us start thinking up New Year’s resolutions though unfortunately, these aren’t always easy to stick to! However, there’s one New Year’s resolution you can make this year that’s very easy […]


Read more

Do I Have to Pay UK Tax on Foreign Income?

December 2019

Photo of Calculator Surrounded by Foreign Currency

We get asked this question a lot. So often in fact that we decided it’s a subject worth covering in a blog. In most cases, there is a simple answer to this question. If you are not a UK resident, you won’t need to pay tax in the UK. If you are a UK resident, […]


Read more

How an Accountant Can Save You Money

November 2019

Accountant Showing Client How They Have Saved Money Through Expert Advice on a Laptop

Many people view paying an accountant as just another outgoing, another necessity that is paid begrudgingly along with utility bills, tax, business rates and the like. This perception is fundamentally wrong as so much of an accountant’s role is geared towards saving businesses money. In most cases, a good accountant will save a business more […]


Read more

Gas Price Slump Means Savings Can Be Made

November 2019

Photo of Lit Gas Hob

Our Business Cost Reduction Team are avidly working to make clients aware that big savings can currently be made on their business’s gas contract renewals, as prices have dipped to an amazing 18 month low. The reason for this dramatic price drop is in part due to Europe being predicted to have a fairly mild […]


Read more

Meet the Team Behind Our Cost Cutting Service

November 2019

Photo of Aston Shaw's Cost Cutting Team

Since our inception in 1969, we’ve set out to be more than just accountants. One of the most recent (and most popular) ways in which we have been going above and beyond for our clients is through our Business Cost Reduction Service, delivered by our in-house team. The team’s mission is simple: to ensure all […]


Read more

Why You Shouldn’t Get a New Company Car Until April 2020

November 2019

Photo of Electric Car Charging

If you’re thinking about changing your company car/cars in the near future, you may want to wait until 6th April 2020 when some new tax rules come into effect. These new tax rules will significantly favour low and zero-emission vehicles, so if you start driving a green car from April 2020, you’ll be benefiting from […]


Read more

Important Changes to CGT on the Sale of Property

October 2019

Photo of Country House

Capital Gains Tax (CGT) is a tax applied to the gain made of an asset you have sold. You pay tax on the gain, not the amount you sold it for, hence the name Capital Gains Tax. From 6th April 2020, any individual, trustee or personal representative that realises a capital gain from the sale or disposal […]


Read more

What is Tax Planning?

October 2019

Tax Planning

Tax planning is the minimization of one’s tax liability through the best use of all available allowances, deductions, reliefs, exclusions and exemptions. Tax planning is usually (and most effectively) undertaken by a professional. Tax planning can be separated into two main areas, corporate and personal. What is corporate tax planning? Corporate tax planning is undertaken […]


Read more

Sign up for our news and business insight newsletter

No spam. No waffle. Just useful, practical and valuable news and insight, straight to your inbox. We always protect your personal data.

Aston Shaw Twitter Logo

Are you prepared for #IR35? Come and join us, @SpireLLP and @AngliaHub for a free event where we tell you everything you need to know. Book now! Norwich ➡️…

About 5 days ago from Aston Shaw's Twitter via Twitter Web App

Client Login

Secure Document Exchange Login

To request access to use the Client Login feature, please email:


client@astonshaw.co.uk

Username:
Password:

You have Successfully Subscribed!

Secure Document Exchange Login

Please email or call your Client Manager directly to be set up with access or if you have lost your login credentials.


Username:
Password:

You have Successfully Subscribed!