Keeping the focus as the year ends…

As the shops sprout Christmas decorations and our email inboxes fill with special Christmas offers and family plans, it’s hard to maintain the focus on business as usual, much less forward planning. Christmas turns into New Year's Eve, 2018 turns into 2019, and soon attention will shift to the self-assessment deadline of 31 January. That …

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Budget 2018: A Monday unlike any other

The Chancellor, Philip Hammond, has announced that the 2018 Budget will be held on Monday 29th October. That's right, a Monday. Typically, Budgets have always been delivered on Wednesday, a tradition that has survived since 1962 and the various hops around the calendar from March to February to autumn. But we live in interesting times, …

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