Welcome to the current edition of our newsletter, Quay Points, designed to keep you informed of the latest Business, Tax and Financial issues.
Looking forward to catching up at the Quay Business Forum next month after the summer break. Speaker – Paul Radcliffe of Liverpool City Region Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) Topic – ‘Local Growth Hub, Global Partners’ Book ahead, we have a great lineup of speakers: October 11th Speaker: Joe Anderson, Mayor of Liverpool. Topic: Bid Update, The Commonwealth Games. November 15th Speaker: Mark Palios, Chairman.
We’re happy to announce that the venue for future Quay Business Forum events will be the Maritime Knowledge Hub, facilities provided by Mersey Maritime. We have always chosen our venues with a lot of consideration and have found a space we love. A great local venue with fantastic meeting and conference facilities which ensures the ongoing quality of
An informative presentation in January from Wirral Met College covering apprenticeship reforms. The Apprenticeship Levy is being introduced from 6 April 2017 and will be payable by large employers. The Levy will be 0.5% of the employer’s pay bill, which is explained later in this article, but there is an annual allowance of £15,000.The allowance
Looking forward to catching up at the Quay Business Forum tomorrow after the summer break. Speaker – David James of People Solutions (North West) Ltd, will be covering: “Coping With Stress” – To enable participants to identify and analyse their individual susceptibility to stress and recognise signs of stress. To practice relaxation techniques that help
Advancing technology has long been a catalyst for change in the workplace and something we all now have to embrace in one form or another. But how do you really feel about it? Does it bring those hoped for business advantages; are you able to use it for screening prospective recruits or do you find
Because of your generosity, our fundraising has been a huge success! In celebration of our 20th anniversary this year, the Priory Partnership and Priory Financial Management, stepped up our ongoing campaign to raise funds to support Claire House Children’s Hospice.
A very entertaining presentation at the Quay Business Forum (QBF) this morning from Kurt Beaumont-Jones of Vigo IT Solutions Ltd. Topic – “Green Eggs and Spam” – A lighthearted look at spam email DNS blocklists, how you end up on them and how you get removed from them! Our next QBF meeting is September 14th,
A new dividend tax comes into effect from 6 April 2016 and it appears that HMRC are using this as another way to try to get some more tax paid in advance with the use of PAYE codes. We have already seen a number of tax codes from HMRC where an estimated dividend tax amount