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The gold standard


WMT is a member of Xero cloud accounting’s Partner Programme and are delighted to announce that we have been awarded Xero gold status. But what does that mean for you? With the April 2019 deadline…

WMT announced as one of the top 20 accountancy firms in Hertfordshire on Twitter.


A recent poll from Hertfordshire tech company, Lumina Technologies, has recognised WMT as one of the top 20 accountancy firms to follow on Twitter. Lumina Technologies provides IT support and outsourcing solutions for businesses across…

Cyber security alert


A number of local banks have advised us of a cyber security risk that has come to their attention. The risk involves hackers sending emails to advise an organisation has changed its bank details. The…

The changing future of hospitality


At our hospitality update seminar last week, clients heard how to remain legal, fair and retain their workforce. If you missed it – or you made it and would like a refresher – here’s a…

Autumn Budget 2018 – how does it affect you?


Philip Hammond’s final budget before the UK leaves the European Union delivered the largest “fiscal loosening” (extra public spending without matching tax rises) since 2010. There were giveaways amongst the tax changes as well, with…

Autumn Budget – 2018 headlines


In his final budget before the UK leaves the EU, the Chancellor’s speech painted a positive picture of the UK economy. Demonstrating his ‘austerity is coming to an end’ message with several spending announcements ahead…

HMRC to issue revised tax calculations


Since the introduction of the dividend and savings allowances from the tax  year 2016/17, HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) software systems  have struggled to calculate self-assessment tax liabilities correctly in certain limited circumstances and you…

Point of Sale (POS) systems – the backbone of good retail


All good retail businesses, no matter how big or small, understand the importance of an effective Point of Sale (POS) system.  A good system does more than just process sales, it helps boost sales, keep…

Are you VAT registered and ready for Making Tax Digital (MTD)?


Making Tax Digital for VAT (MTD VAT) comes into force in April 2019. If your business is VAT registered, you need to take some steps now to make sure you’re ready to submit your VAT…