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UK Income Tax Liabilities regarding Offshore Matters

New legislation has introduced a legal requirement for UK taxpayers who have undisclosed UK tax liabilities to income tax, capital gains tax and inheritance tax in respect of offshore matters to disclose the relevant information to HMRC by 30 September … Continue reading

Awards success for Pierce

Accountancy firm Pierce is celebrating after its employees and clients achieved award success at Lancashire Business View’s Sub 36 awards and the BIBAs. Payroll assistant Layton Smalley has been shortlisted for the Apprenticeship Award at the Sub 36 awards. Layton, … Continue reading

Pierce’s payroll manager shortlisted as biggest influencer

Pierce is celebrating after their payroll manager, Lisa Kennery has been shortlisted for a prestigious industry award. Lisa has made the final eight for the biggest influencer category at the Chartered Institute of Payroll Professionals Annual Excellence Awards. Lisa was … Continue reading

Hot summer results shine on glamping firm’s business forecast

Luxury glamping company Ribble Valley Glamping Ltd is celebrating a successful first year and a great start to the summer thanks to the hot weather and financial support from accountancy firm Pierce. The family business, which trades as Wigwam® Holidays … Continue reading

Luxury hotel appoints Pierce to support growth

Lancashire-based luxury hotel Stirk House has appointed Pierce to support its ambitious growth plans with expert business advisory and accountancy services. Stirk House, a listed building which overlooks the Ribble Valley, has experienced significant growth in the past three years, … Continue reading

Pierce treks the three peaks for local charity

Fourteen employees from Pierce joined forces to conquer the infamous Yorkshire three peak’s challenge, raising more than £1,300 for local charity Nightsafe. The team of accountants and business advisors trekked up Pen-y-Ghent, Whernside and Ingleborough completing the challenge in 13 … Continue reading

Removing your home address from Companies House Records available to the public

The Companies Act 2006 requires companies House to make certain information regarding companies available to the public in order to improve transparency, this was achieved via the beta service which was launched in June 2015. The beta service allows documents … Continue reading

Pierce supports businesses preparing for digital VAT after HMRC U-turn

Pierce is warning all VAT registered businesses to be ready for Making Tax Digital following HMRC’s U-turn decision. Initially, plans were laid out for landlord and other self-assessment businesses to start using the process from April 2019, but now all … Continue reading

Pierce celebrates Hive Award shortlisting

Pierce is celebrating the announcement of the Hive Awards shortlist after their assistant payroll manager Philip Johnson is in the running for the Rising Star Award and clients have been shortlisted for 11 awards. Philip was nominated by the firm … Continue reading

Pierce helps entrepreneur step into the fashion industry

Lancashire entrepreneur Marco Vaghetti is launching English shoe company LANX thanks to the help and support from accountancy firm Pierce. Pierce has been working with Marco for the past decade providing expert financial advice across his business portfolio. Marco is … Continue reading