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PAGES:  216
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ISBN:  9781911020615

Keeping it Simple

Small Business Bookkeeping, Cash Flow, Tax & VAT

By James Smith BSc FCA

This plain-English guide tells you everything you need to know about small business bookkeeping, money management, tax returns and VAT.

The latest edition has just been published (Nov 2020) and is completely up to date for 2020/21.

Part 1 covers bookkeeping and small business accounts – you’ll discover how to grow your business and save hundreds of pounds in accountancy fees by taking control of your income and expenses.

Part 2 shows you how simple it is to complete a business tax return, using real-life illustrations – after reading this section you’ll have a solid understanding of how your business is taxed.

Part 3 contains an indispensable guide to VAT – how to register, how to fill in your VAT return, and how to reduce the amount of tax you have to pay.

The current edition also contains a 30-page section on how to improve cash flow in your business and boost your profits. The author reveals all the tricks you can use to keep the money rolling in, including billing tactics that ensure every invoice gets paid quickly... without upsetting your customers!

Keeping it Simple is a must read for:

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What Information is Contained in the Guide?

The best thing about this guide is its incredibly simple straightforward approach. Within a couple of hours you'll know pretty much everything you need to know about small business accounting, tax returns and VAT. The book contains lots of useful examples and practical tips which will save you time and money. Subjects covered include:

Click here to read the full contents listing and first section of the book

About the Author

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James Smith BSc FCA is the author of several guides for small business owners and private individuals. He originally trained with KPMG, one of the largest accounting firms in the country, and now runs his own accounting practice based in Oxfordshire.


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