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Business owners facing increasing scrutiny over NMW - July 4, 2017
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Business owners who fail to pay their employees the National Minimum Wage (NMW) are coming under increased scrutiny from HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC), with a number of directors being struck off recently for not doing so. Earlier this year, … Continue reading Business owners facing increasing scrutiny over NMW


Are you using the correct tax codes? - July 4, 2017
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On 6 April 2017, the basic Personal Allowance changed to £11,500 and the basic rate limit changed to £33,500. This means that the new threshold, or starting point for Pay As You Earn (PAYE) is £221 per week or £958 … Continue reading Are you using the correct tax codes?


Employees confused about auto-enrolment - July 4, 2017
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Less than one in ten UK employees have a clear understanding of their auto-enrolment pension and are unaware of the cut-off date for their employer to complete their auto-enrolment duties. While opt-out rates have been encouragingly low, the communication around … Continue reading Employees confused about auto-enrolment


Don’t get caught out! National Minimum Wage increased this month - April 12, 2017
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The National Minimum Wage (NMW) has increased for all workers operating in the UK this month (April 2017). For workers over the age of 25, this means that wages will rise from £7.20 to £7.50 per hour. Workers aged 21 … Continue reading Don’t get caught out! National Minimum Wage increased this month


New businesses offered workplace pension lifeline - April 12, 2017
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The Government has announced that new businesses will be offered a reprieve of up to three months before they must enrol employees onto a workplace pension. This change will affect businesses entering the market for the first time, similar to … Continue reading New businesses offered workplace pension lifeline


Tax-free childcare is coming this month - April 12, 2017
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From 28 April this year, parents with young children will be able to claim tax-free childcare against their yearly income. The Childcare Choices scheme is designed for working parents with children under 12 – or for disabled children under 17. … Continue reading Tax-free childcare is coming this month


How does auto-enrolment work for staff with varying hours and pay? - December 16, 2016
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The Government’s auto-enrolment legislation is confusing enough as it stands – but how does it work for staff with irregular hours, or varying pay? The Fish Partnership can explain. Put simply, in situations such as these, the pension contributions that … Continue reading How does auto-enrolment work for staff with varying hours and pay?


April 2017 NLW rise confirmed in Autumn Statement - December 16, 2016
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On 23 November Chancellor Philip Hammond confirmed that the National Living Wage (NLW) for workers over the age of 21 will be increased from £7.20 an hour to £7.50 as of April 2017. The news will be likely to come … Continue reading April 2017 NLW rise confirmed in Autumn Statement


SMEs urged to prepare for auto-enrolment or risk fines - December 16, 2016
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All small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) operating in the UK must automatically enrol their employees into a company pension scheme by 2018 – or possibly much sooner – depending on their unique staging date. A recent study carried out by … Continue reading SMEs urged to prepare for auto-enrolment or risk fines


HMRC unveils ‘real-time’ PAYE coding - December 16, 2016
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HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has announced its intent to roll out real-time Pay As You Earn (PAYE) coding in time for the 2017/18 tax year. Coinciding with the launch of Making Tax Digital (MTD), HMRC’s new and improved online … Continue reading HMRC unveils ‘real-time’ PAYE coding



   Client Testimonials
“We have been working with The Fish Partnership for 25 years now and they do our annual accounts. We go back to them year after year because they are trustworthy, they offer good value for money and when it comes to discussing our accounts, we get a visit from a partner at the firm. You probably wouldn’t get that with a lot of companies. They are all very friendly.”

UK supplier of metal pre-treatment chemical control systems – based in Princes Risborough
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“We have been working with The Fish Partnership for 25 years now and they do our annual accounts. We go back to them year after year because they are trustworthy, they offer good value for money and when it comes … Continue reading Peter Astles, owner of chemical controls experts firm Astles
“You don’t always think about how much you rely on a good accountant until a bad one lets you down, and you get a big shock. I knew that The Fish Partnership would provide a highly credible, consistent and competent service.”

Business & Marketing Consultants – Based in High Wycombe
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“You don’t always think about how much you rely on a good accountant until a bad one lets you down, and you get a big shock. I knew that The Fish Partnership would provide a highly credible, consistent and competent … Continue reading Roy Carlisle, Managing Director, Pharma Solutions Limited
“We have been working with The Fish Partnership for eight years now and they manage all our accounting processes, from VAT and payroll to general bookkeeping and credit control.

“We like the fact they have longevity with their staff and have a great approach to business and to client relationships. There have been certain business challenges where I have had to pick up the phone to them or arrange a meeting for advice and they have always taken a very active and caring approach. They never make you feel like you are imposing, and we have recommended them often.”

Office & Stationary Suppliers – based in High Wycombe
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“We have been working with The Fish Partnership for eight years now and they manage all our accounting processes, from VAT and payroll to general bookkeeping and credit control. “We like the fact they have longevity with their staff and … Continue reading Ian Horler, Managing Director, Excel Office Supplies Limited
“We know we can contact Fish straight away if there is a problem. They talk you through everything you need to consider. We have a good relationship with them so we feel able to go to them for advice and just to talk things through.”

“We are grateful that they are able to give us all the facts. They know our business so well and we are comfortable chatting to them about it.”

Corian Specialist Services – based in Leighton Buzzard
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“We know we can contact Fish straight away if there is a problem. They talk you through everything you need to consider. We have a good relationship with them so we feel able to go to them for advice and … Continue reading Susan and Kevin Hoy, Cutting Edge
"The team at Fish Partnership really took the time to get to know the business in order to complete the audit as smoothly as possible. I would definitely recommend them to any subsidiary firm in need of a specialised accountant."

Healthcare Diagnostics and IT solutions company – based in Windsor
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“The team at Fish Partnership really took the time to get to know the business in order to complete the audit as smoothly as possible. I would definitely recommend them to any subsidiary firm in need of a specialised accountant.” … Continue reading Rene Pols, Team Leader, Idexx Laboratories
“One of the reasons I’ve stayed with them is that we’ve always been able to communicate well. They always explain things to me so I can understand – more than once if that’s what’s needed!”

“I take their advice because I feel I can trust them, and feel very comfortable with them. I would have no hesitation in recommending them to someone else.”

Development of building projects – based in Staines
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“One of the reasons I’ve stayed with them is that we’ve always been able to communicate well. They always explain things to me so I can understand – more than once if that’s what’s needed!” “I take their advice because … Continue reading Caroline Wood, Maul & Murphy
“The Fish Partnership has been doing our full audit for about 10 years. We find the team there very approachable, friendly, and extremely good at their job. They helped us out with the merger a couple of years ago, for example, and their professionalism helped it to go very smoothly.”

Environmental Services  - based in Reading
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“The Fish Partnership has been doing our full audit for about 10 years. We find the team there very approachable, friendly, and extremely good at their job. They helped us out with the merger a couple of years ago, for … Continue reading Martin Knowles, Bridge Controls Limited
“The Fish Partnership are always there, always to hand. If I have any queries, I get an answer straight away. They have removed the headache for us and look after our business in a friendly, approachable, thorough manner.”

Financial Services for Mortgages & Loans  – based in Swindon
2015-03-30T13:25:00+00:00
“The Fish Partnership are always there, always to hand. If I have any queries, I get an answer straight away. They have removed the headache for us and look after our business in a friendly, approachable, thorough manner.” Financial Services … Continue reading Adam Powell
“Martin Sheehy came to see us and we found him very impressive. His integrity spoke for itself and that’s what you want from an accountant - someone who will do what he says.”

Bespoke Furniture Manufacturers – based in High Wycombe
2015-03-30T12:23:53+00:00
“Martin Sheehy came to see us and we found him very impressive. His integrity spoke for itself and that’s what you want from an accountant – someone who will do what he says.” Bespoke Furniture Manufacturers – based in High … Continue reading Peter Hearn, Managing Director, Greengate Furniture Ltd
“One of the reasons I’ve stayed with them is that we’ve always been able to communicate well. They always explain things to me so I can understand – more than once if that’s what’s needed!”

“I take their advice because I feel I can trust them, and feel very comfortable with them. I would have no hesitation in recommending them to someone else.”

Development of building projects – based in Staines
2015-03-30T11:40:53+00:00
“One of the reasons I’ve stayed with them is that we’ve always been able to communicate well. They always explain things to me so I can understand – more than once if that’s what’s needed!” “I take their advice because … Continue reading Caroline Wood, Maul & Murphy

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