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  • Enews May 2020

    Enews May 2020 In this month’s Enews, we report on the progress of the government’s schemes to help businesses and the self-employed during the COVID-19 pandemic. Bounce Back loans for small businesses were the latest in a raft of measures announced by Chancellor Rishi Sunak, which are starting to make a practical difference to businesses. […]

  • Sheepish Activities April / May 2020

      11 April 🐑 🐑 🐑 The guinea fowl have taken to sunbathing with the good weather.   16 April 🐑 🐑 🐑 After living off hay and pellets for the last few months the sheep were finally let into Field 11 where they dived onto the new grass. 22 April 🐑 🐑 🐑 We have had some ongoing foot problems but the […]

  • Sheepish Activities May 2019

    18 April The orphans are doing well and today went to Tieran’s farm to be raised. Tieran is our hay supplier and from the photos it looks like the lambs will be spoiled. We are lambing about 6 ewes a day. The ewes are brought into the barn in the evening in case any lamb […]

  • eNews May 2019

    Enews – May 2019 In this month’s Enews we report on the latest guidance for employers, revised VAT fuel scale charges and the consultation to extend IR35.  We also update you on the latest springtime tax scam and the government’s commitment to implement a pensions dashboard. With an update on Money Laundering failings, reaction to […]

  • eNews April 2019

    Enews – April 2019 In this month’s Enews we report on tax changes for the new tax year and an update on the Structures and Building Allowance following the Spring Statement. We also consider MTD for VAT which has now come into effect, the delays to the rise in probate fees and the call for […]

  • Sheepish Activities April 2019

    23 March 2019 I had some help today! Nathan narrowly avoided being trampled by 13 hungry sheep. 28 March 120 and Chubby were particularly boisterous today. The guinea fowl were almost squashed in the rush for food. We have to surreptitiously put down the guinea fowl seed or the sheep hoover it up. 120 Chubby […]

  • Sheepish Activities – May 18

    It was a fairly wet and cold lambing day – but this little lamb is an orphan and still needed bottle feeding. When we arrived, he was sitting on top of his foster Mum keeping warm.  The ewe had lost her lamb and very unusually didn’t seem to mind adopting ‘108’.  ‘108’ means his mother […]

  • eNews – May 18

    In this month’s eNews we report on the latest announcement from HMRC regarding Making Tax Digital. We also consider the looming deadline for GDPR, changes to tax reliefs following the Scottish Budget and issues to do with EMI share options. With articles on benefits in kind forms P11D,the  VAT fuel scale charges and a new […]