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Welcome to our October Newswire...

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Fish Partnership encourages farmers to monitor financial performance closely

A specialist in the affairs of agricultural businesses at Buckinghamshire-based accountancy firm, Fish Partnership, is encouraging farmers to keep on top of their financial figures to avoid business distress.

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Inaugural Autumn Budget date announced

The Chancellor, Philip Hammond, has announced that the first Autumn Budget to take place since the set-piece statement’s move to the end of the year will be on Wednesday 22 November 2017.

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The Finance Bill is back and little has changed

Earlier this year the Government announced that a number of the controversial provisions within its Finance Bill would be dropped ahead of June’s snap general election to ensure an easy passage to Royal Assent.

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Admin takes up 120 days every year for UK small businesses

Research published in September has found that 5.6 per cent of working time at small businesses in the UK is spent on back-office and admin tasks. This time could be worth as much as £33 billion a year.

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Cricket club stumped by VAT dispute

An Oxfordshire cricket club has been left having to stump up a hefty tax bill after losing a VAT dispute. Despite the common misconception that charitable organisations are exempt from VAT, Eynsham Cricket Club was forced to pay 20 per cent VAT in respect of works to construct its new pavilion.

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All change for the UK’s cash

It’s all change when it comes to cash. Last month saw the introduction of a new £10 note and this month sees our last chance to spend the old round £1 coin.

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Late payments damage the UK economy, research shows

Late payments are a headache that most small businesses are familiar with, but new research shows that late payments create problems for the economy as a whole.

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Students could be entitled to a tax refund as they head back to university

Students who have been heading back to university in recent weeks could be entitled to a helpful tax refund, according to HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC).

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Dividend Tax changes set to hit small business owners and investors

Changes to the Dividend Tax regime, which will see the existing tax-free allowance fall from £5,000 to £2,000 from April next year, are set to hit small business owners and investors.

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Key Dates

19 October 2017 – Deadline for postal payments remittance of PAYE, NICs and CIS to HMRC for month ended 5 October 2017.

22 October 2017 – Deadline for electronic remittance of PAYE, NICs and CIS to HMRC.

31 October 2017 – Deadline for filing Paper Income Tax Return with HMRC Deadline for submitting tax return if you want HMRC to calculate your tax liability.