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Moore Thompson celebrates double shortlisting at Deeping Business Awards

Moore Thompson celebrates double shortlisting at Deeping Business Awards

Staff and partner at the Market Deeping offices of accountancy firm, Moore Thompson, have been delighted to learn that they have been selected as finalists at this year’s Deeping Business Awards.   Run by the Deeping Business Club, the annual awards recognise the town’s best businesses and individuals, which is why Moore Thompson was excited to learn it had been shortlisted in the Best Service Company category, while its an Audit and Accounts Manager, Jodie North, …

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Moore Thompson are in the swing of things with a charity golf day

Moore Thompson are in the swing of things with a charity golf day

East of England accountants Moore Thompson has managed to raise almost £400 at their Annual Client Golf Day.   Held at Spalding Golf Club in Surfleet, the event saw more than 40 people attend the fundraising event, which pitted some of the region’s top business owners and professionals against one another.   During the day the firm held a charity raffle to raise funds for Cruse Bereavement Care, a cause close to the heart of …

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Finance

Moore Thompson welcomes experienced Senior Tax Manager

Moore Thompson welcomes experienced Senior Tax Manager

One of the East of England’s leading firms of accountants and tax advisers, Moore Thompson, has announced the appointment of a new Senior Tax Manager. Emma Bunting joins the firm having previously qualified as a barrister and worked at a top 20 accountancy practice. With an in-depth knowledge of personal and corporate tax planning and compliance, as well as the establishment and management of trusts, Emma is the perfect addition to the growing firm. Speaking …

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Finance

Broker continues expansion with appointment of another new relationship manager

Broker continues expansion with appointment of another  new relationship manager

Financial services broker, Midlands Asset Finance (MAF), growth continues with the hiring of a new relationship manager. Covering the Black Country, Shannon will support SME and corporate businesses across the country with any financial needs, including asset finance, invoice finance and property finance.   Shannon joins MAF after spending two years as a sales and marketing executive at Close Brothers Asset Finance and three years as a mortgage and protection adviser at Oviso Financial Services. …

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Businesses must comply with new digital VAT regime, says Moore Thompson

Businesses must comply with new digital VAT regime, says Moore Thompson

Thousands of businesses across the UK are slowly getting to grips with the new requirements for Making Tax Digital for VAT, but East of England accountants Moore Thompson say many remain unregistered and under prepared. The most recent data from HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) shows thousands of businesses are still yet to sign up for the new Making Tax Digital (MTD) regime for VAT, despite it coming into effect last month. MTD requires around …

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Finance

SEVEN TIMES MORE PEOPLE CHOOSING LIFETIME ISA OVER HELP-TO-BUY ISA IN 2019 SO FAR

SEVEN TIMES MORE PEOPLE CHOOSING LIFETIME ISA OVER  HELP-TO-BUY ISA IN 2019 SO FAR

The Nottingham Building Society has released figures that show new ISA savings product, The Lifetime ISA is up to seven times more popular than its sister product, the Help-to-Buy ISA. The building society launched the Government-backed savings product in branches last August and the online version in March this year. Another benefit for first-time buyers opening their LISA with The Nottingham is when they come to buy their first home, they can speak to a …

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Finance

Moore Thompson trainees celebrate exam success

Moore Thompson trainees celebrate exam success

Two trainees at East of England accountancy practice, Moore Thompson, have been congratulated having passed important professional examinations. Asif Hamid and Jordon Wingert have both recently passed exams as part of their ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) studies at the firm’s offices in Spalding. Obtaining the ACCA qualification requires entrants to sit 13 taxing exams and complete at least three year’s work experience in practice, completing a wide range of tasks. Jordon has passed …

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Finance

Broker appoints new director to head up vendor sales

Broker appoints new director to head up vendor sales

Financial services broker, Midlands Asset Finance (MAF), has continued its growth after hiring a new Director of Vendor Sales. Covering the whole of the UK, David Cowe will oversee MAF’s vendor strategy and Supplier Partnership Programme that allows suppliers to provide finance to their customers. Joining from Econocom UK Technology Finance where he spent 14 years as a senior account manager, David is originally from Stockton-on-Tees and has also previously worked for Lombard and HSBC. …

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Ed teaches money matters to Nuneaton’s Values pupils

Ed teaches money matters to Nuneaton’s Values pupils

Pupils at Nuneaton’s Values Academy boosted their knowledge of all things money during a day of financial education sponsored by Hinckley & Rugby Building Society. Ed Flack, a financial education expert from the not-for-profit WizeUp, worked with around 10 pupils from years 10 and 11 at the school. Ed said: “We spent a fantastic day with the senior students at Values Academy. Everyone made great contributions to a really lively day. One student was the …

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Finance Advice Centre spreads its wings as it sets up in Castle Donington

Finance Advice Centre spreads its wings as it sets up in Castle Donington

Fast-growing UK mortgage advisers Finance Advice Centre has continued its ambitious expansion programme by opening its third franchise in one of the country’s most up and coming towns. The new franchise, in Castle Donington, Leicestershire, will enable the Derby-based company, which primarily operates online and by telephone across the UK, to reach customers in a new location and recruit new staff. Based at the Millhouse Business Centre, Station Road, it has been opened by business …

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