Monthly Archives: October 2013

Are you forgetting to invoice?

Incredible though it seems, a recent survey I came across suggested that in the UK, SMEs could be losing up to £3.7 billion a year simply by forgetting to invoice for goods or services provided to customers.  Apparently one in five SMEs admit to having forgotten to invoice for goods or services at least once.

Which led me to have a look at my own business and ask myself the question – have I forgotten to invoice a client ever, and if I did, would I ever know about it?

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Pensions Auto-enrolment – Just round the corner!

We are already a year into the 5-year process of bringing ALL employers in the UK within the auto-enrolment regime.  This places obligations on employers to provide a workplace pension for their employees AND to contribute into it.  The very largest companies are the first to implement, but it’s not long now before auto-enrolment is going to hit the very smallest of companies also – and I predict that there are some challenging times ahead….

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