websters celebrate 25 years in business

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15/10/2015
websters celebrate 25 years in business

websters, the tax, legal and accountancy specialists based in Cambridge, was delighted to celebrate twenty-five years in business recently with a drinks reception at Newnham College, Cambridge. Joining the celebrations were over a hundred and forty clients, colleagues and business associates.  The last quarter century has seen websters grow from a one-man, tax advisory business, run…

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Providing Audits

25/06/2015

websters has now launched its audit service. Our team has been expanded with three new recruits and we now have 75 years of auditing experience in the firm from PLCs to charity audits. In the commercial sector, an audit is normally of benefit when the owners of a business are not the day-to-day managers. However…

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New Staff

25/06/2015

websters is pleased to welcome the following staff members to our team: Kevin Bower, Account Manager – Accounts and Business Tax Team Kevin is joining websters as an Account Manager, Accounts & Business Tax Team, He is an ACCA member and has over 10 years’ experience gained in general practice supporting the needs of owner…

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websters launches audit service

19/03/2015

From Easter websters are going to be offering audit alongside our accounting service. We are delighted that Peter Howard-Jones and Julie Weaver will be joining us to deliver that service. Peter and Julie are joining us as a demerger from Chater Allan, a local firm of accountants. They want to be able to offer their…

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Drop-in Surgery held at Cambridge Cancer Help Centre

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05/03/2015

Drop-in Surgery held at Cambridge Cancer Help Centre on 24th February 2015 I recently held a Tax and Legal Drop-in Surgery at the Cambridge Cancer Help Centre, David Rayner Building in Great Shelford. People obviously worry about their future when they find out that they or a loved one has cancer and I found this…

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Private Residence Election – update

03/12/2014

Principal Private Residence election update We would refer you to our article back in June 2014, when we reported that the Government and HMRC were looking to withdraw this election, although contentiously this arose due to HMRC’s plans to extend Capital Gains Tax (CGT) to non- residents on the disposal of UK residential property. A…

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Autumn Statement 2014 – tax changes

03/12/2014

Summary of tax changes announced in Autumn Statement 3 December 2014 Income tax free allowance increased to £10,600 for 2015/16 and rate of inflation increase also passed to higher rate taxpayers with the higher rate tax band raised to £42,385. Transfers of ISAs to surviving spouses introduced so ISA status maintained and spouse can inherit…

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GOLD!

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28/07/2014

Websters are delighted and proud to announce our achievement of the Investors in People Gold Standard. We first achieved the standard in May 2005 and were then upgraded to Silver status in June 2011. In the UK IIP is the most successful framework for business improvement through people and Gold is the highest level of…

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HMRC launch a new campaign targeting those that receive rental income (including host families)

30/06/2014

HMRC have launched a new crackdown aimed at those who receive rental income and who haven’t declared their income through a self-assessment tax return. The Let Property Campaign gives you the chance to bring your tax affairs up to date if you’re an individual letting out residential property in the UK or abroad, this includes;…

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Will you buy me a flat dad?

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27/06/2014

The tax implications of buying a property for a son or daughter are unlikely to be the primary considerations but there are tax aspects which should be considered. Should the property occupied by the child be owned by the child or the parent? Capital gains tax. Potentially the most significant aspect is the capital gains…

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