Impact of the Scottish Rate of Income Tax

August 26, 2015
Also featured in The Courier Business Matters Magazine on 25 August 2015 The Scottish Rate of Income Tax (SRIT) will come into effect on April 6th 2016 and, depending on the rate at which it is set, it could have a real impact on whether Scotland becomes more - or less…
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Life Sciences sector continues to benefit

July 21, 2015
Did the Life Sciences sector emerge as a winner in the summer Budget on 8 July? George Osborne’s overall aim was to tackle the deficit by reducing spending and boosting growth via fuller employment creating a further 2 million jobs. According to Scottish Development International, there are over 600 companies…
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Good Governance and the Charities’ SORP 2015

July 17, 2015
Written by Sheena Gibson, Director, Henderson Loggie   Do any of the changes to charity accounts, as introduced under the new Charities’ SORP 2015, affect the disclosure on governance of the charity or is SORP 2015 just concerned with the presentation of figures within those accounts?   For some charities,…
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Key Points – Summer Budget 2015

July 9, 2015
Current year: Companies will not be able to claim a deduction for goodwill and customer related intangible assets acquired on or after 8 July 2015, irrespective of how they are acquired Annual Investment Allowance (AIA) reduces to £200,000 from 1 January 2016 Direct recovery of tax and tax credit debts…
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The Summer Budget – July 2015

July 9, 2015
  A second Budget within a calendar year is highly unusual. Five years ago, in the run-up to the May 2010 General Election, the Conservatives announced that if elected they would hold an ‘Emergency Budget’ in order to reverse the policies of the previous Labour government and introduce measures aimed…
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Manufacturing Survey 2015

June 30, 2015
This year’s survey is sponsored by the Manufacturing Team at Bank of Scotland and focuses on 7 core areas; the business as a whole, your post-election wish list and views concerning the EU referendum, recruitment, skills, funding, energy and sustainability.   The survey should take no longer than 10-15 minutes and once the…
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Auto Enrolment – How to Nominate a Contact

May 14, 2015
Recently we have received many employer enquiries relating to staging date letters received from the Pension’s Regulator. Employers are required to nominate a contact for their organisation on the Pensions Regulator’s site to comply with current legislation. The process is fairly straight forward but must be done by “you” the…
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Henderson Loggie is proud to be a partner of Xero

March 26, 2015
Xero is cloud-based accounting software, allowing users to access their data anywhere, anytime and with any web-enabled device. We can fully interact with our clients who use Xero because we can access the live data too. Online invoicing allows a simpler billing process, and allows you to track when customers…
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