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    Finance Bill fiasco

    Another General Election, another Finance Bill forced through Parliament with no scrutiny. This is not the way tax law should be set. Of course, the last time this happened in 2015 the Government was forced to amend numerous elements of the legislation it had forced through because it didn’t work, but clearly no-one has learned […]

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    Mercia – looking back and planning ahead

    This has been another busy year for everyone involved at Mercia. We continue to thrive as a business, realising the need for progression in order to provide our clients with the best products and services possible. We also updated our branding and overall look to keep the Mercia brand progressing. Here are some of our […]

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    Introducing The New Mercia Brand

    We have launched our fresh new look and we are excited to share it with you! Although we have a new look, you can still expect the same great service from our team, who are always happy to discuss your requirements, no matter how big or small. Updating our image prompted us to reflect on […]

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    Have you forgotten about modern slavery?

    So you are probably wondering how a blog on modern slavery has ended up on an accountancy training provider’s website! Let’s go back a few steps, towards the end of March 2015 when a new piece of legislation was published: the Modern Slavery Act 2015. Now this may not sound like a piece of legislation […]

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    Are your charity client accounts correct?

    Whether you are the auditor, the independent examiner or the accountant, you want your charity client accounts to be accurate. Today, the Charity Commission has published a report on ‘Low charitable expenditure’ suggesting that many larger charities (those with income over £500,000) are understating their charitable expenditure.

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