Cyber Crime

Barely a week goes by without a scandal involving cyber crime, in recent weeks we have had the “methbot” supposedly responsible for stealing $3-5million per day from online advertising companies and it would be easy to think that this type of issue doesn’t affect small businesses. The reality is that this is not true at… Read more…

Time to plan ahead for year end, says TWP

With the end of the tax year quickly approaching Weybridge-based accounts TWP are calling on people to consider their tax affairs and the reliefs available to them. Everyone has until 5 April 2016 to get their affairs in order, but many people may not be aware of the opportunities to reduce their tax liabilities using… Read more…

Autumn Statement 2015

Statement Summary For the third time in 2015, the Chancellor of the Exchequer has taken to the despatch box to update the Commons and country as a whole on the state of the nation’s finances. There was a lot of debate ahead of today’s Autumn Statement about the approach that George Osborne would take. Would… Read more…

‘State Pension top up’ scheme

A new scheme is being launched offering anyone reaching State Pension age before 6 April 2016 a chance to increase their State Pension by up to £25 a week. People are eligible if they are entitled to a UK State Pension and have already reached their State Pension age or reach it before 6 April… Read more…

Workplace Pensions – don’t ignore it

The Department of Work and Pensions and the Pensions Regulator have launched a new advertising campaign promoting auto enrolment which aims to change the country’s perception of pensions in the workplace. Workie, ‘a striking physical embodiment of the workplace pension’, will be seen visiting people in different work environments over the coming months, asking them… Read more…

Summer Budget could affect tax relief on pensions

Individuals who earn a high income are being warned about expected changes in next month’s Budget, which could restrict the tax relief they receive on their pensions. Creating Advantage In their recent election manifesto the Conservative Government outlined moves to restrict pensions tax relief for those earning more than £150,000. Under the current rules, anyone… Read more…

Important Announcement

TWP are delighted to announce that Paul Hawksley is being promoted from Associate to equity Partner from this month. Philip Munk, Managing Partner said “We are delighted to announce that Paul is being made Partner. He has been with us for five years and has made a very significant contribution to the development of TWP… Read more…