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Tax tips for self-starters

Welcome to the Mettle tax hub! We've rounded up tips and expert guidance on everything tax-related for your small business and side hustle.

It’s always best to be prepared when it comes to your taxes. Vicki Bracey, Product Owner at Mettle, has put together some handy tips on how you can set your small business up for a great tax year by getting everything in order now.

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Working in construction comes with some slightly different tax rules for contractors and subcontractors. To help make sure you get everything in order for the new tax year starting on 6 April, we’ve put together some handy tips.

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From April 2022 HMRC’s Making Tax Digital for VAT will be expanding and will impact smaller businesses. Here’s all the information you need to know to get ready.

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It’s always best to be prepared when it comes to your taxes. Vicki Bracey, Product Owner at Mettle, has put together some handy tips on how you can set your small business up for a great tax year by getting everything in order now.

5 min read

Self Assessment tax returns don’t have to be daunting – we’ve put some tips together to help you nail your tax return.

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Founder and CEO of Cheap Accounting, Elaine Clark, offers some advice on what it means now that the Self Assessment tax deadline has been extended.

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Founder of Cheap Accounting, Elaine Clark, gives us her top tips on filing your end of year Self Assessment without an accountant.

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If you’ve just set up a new business or side hustle, congratulations on taking that first, big step. One thing we’d recommend at this stage, is to keep on top of your tax from the get-go.

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A limited company will have different tax responsibilities to other company structures such as a ‘sole trader’ or ‘partnership’. But there’s a lot of crossover too, so understanding what your company taxes should be and when to pay them is important.

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If you’ve just set up a new business or side hustle, congratulations on taking that first, big step. One thing we’d recommend at this stage is to keep on top of your tax paperwork from the get-go. 

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The next blog in our tax series looks into National Insurance and what it means for small business owners and side-hustlers. Do you know when you need to pay it?

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One of the common barriers that stops people from following their passion or starting a business is having to deal with tax. In this blog, we help tackle that.

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The coronavirus pandemic has placed a huge strain on many entrepreneurs, and today, more than ever, it’s important to understand what tax relief your business is entitled to. Below, our partner, Tomasz from SAFI Advisory Services, explains.

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Year-end bookkeeping shouldn’t feel like a laborious task. In fact, if you set things up properly from the start, it should feel pretty effortless.

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To help you get to grips with small business banking, we’ve put together an all-inclusive guide on VAT in the UK and how it affects you as a business.

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We know that the amount of admin that goes into preparing accounts can be frustrating. So we’ve been working hard to make managing your books easier.

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