SRK Monthly Update – October
End your Friday right with your SRK Monthly Update and today it is a big one!
We Are Award Winning!
Last month we were proud to announce that SRK had been shortlisted for four awards:
British Accountancy Awards – Accounting Innovation Project of the Year
British Accountancy Awards – Independent Firm of the Year – Wales & Midlands, England
British Accountancy Awards – Independent Firm of the Year – Greater London, England
Practice Excellence 2017 – Innovative Firm
We are now even prouder to announce we won the prestigious British Accountancy Awards for Innovative Project of the Year! To learn more about our Core 4 and how they can enhance your business, call us on 0330 403 0010 or book in for a free consultation.
The entire team attended the British Accountancy Awards to celebrate the achievement, check us out – don’t we scrub up well!
We Are Running for Charity – Please Support Us!
If you know us here at SRK Accounting, you’ll know that the majority of us aren’t exactly the embodiment of health. However, that is about to change as the entire SRK Accounting Team will be running 13.1 miles in the Milton Keynes Winter Half Marathon on the 10th of December on behalf of Railway Children.
Railway Children is a charity that helps protect lost and vulnerable children from exploitation and abuse. It is estimated that 112,000 children arrive on platforms at 35 stations in India every year. These children are highly vulnerable and an easy target for abusers. Railway Children prevent this horrific outcome by reaching them first. We want to support their tremendous work because like Railway Children, we believe in a world where no child ever has to live on the streets. Please join us in helping to raise £5000 to make this vision a reality!
Pension Auto Enrolment
You may or may not know that pension auto enrolment is compulsory for all companies with employees on the payroll. Please find your staging date by clicking here.
If you do not employ anyone and maybe are the sole director on the payroll, you must inform the pensions regulator that you do not meet the criteria for auto enrolment. Please follow the link by clicking here.
If you are registered for a PAYE scheme, you should have been sent a letter from the pensions regulator informing you of the auto enrolment process.
If you do need to enroll but have no idea where to start, please contact us and we can help!
Self Assessment Nudge
For you directors out there, the personal tax return deadline is looming. We only have until the 31st January 2018 to file and submit your tax return to declare all income received between the 6th April 2016 and 5th April 2017.
Emails have been sent out to all directors containing all the information we require if you would like SRK to complete your return. If you have not submitted the online form or have not received the email, please contact your associate as soon as possible.
If you are not a SRK client, please get in touch for a quote.
Free November Events
This month is jam-packed with free skill building lunch and learns in Birmingham and London:
Birmingham – 21st of November – 1pm-2pm
London – 23rd of November – 12.30pm-1.30pm
Birmingham – 30th of November – 1pm-2pm
How to Turbo-charge Your Sales in the Social Media Age – Birmingham – 21st of November – 1pm-2pm
In this lunch and learn, MD of SI Media Ltd, Tom Mallens will explain why it’s not time to cut your sales force just yet and why sales skills are more important than ever for SMEs. You’ll learn what you can do to ensure your business makes more sales in the information age!
Ensure your sales team know how to find and exploit big sales opportunities on social media!
How to Find Killer Market Positioning – London – 23rd of November – 12.30pm-1.30pm
After the success of our September lunch and learn with seasoned brand strategist and founder of Notepad, Naeem Alvi, how could we not bring this event to London?
Join us to learn how to not only find killer market positioning but also how to fully exploit this competitive advantage through your brand. Finding your positioning is just the beginning. Actually making this positioning central to your marketing strategy is the hard bit. This talk will explain how to do things properly.
Financial Mastery: How to Use Your Financial Intelligence to Improve Profits and Maximise Cash – Birmingham – 30th of November – 1pm-2pm
The Countdown is on!
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