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Becky Bowness, Corporate Tax Director

Becky Bowness joins Armstrong Watson as Corporate Tax Director

Becky joins Armstrong Watson from Big 4 accounting firm PwC, where she has spent the last six years in their London International and M&A tax teams.

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Karen Thomson and Paul Dickson from Armstrong Watson

First Payroll Professional as New Partner

Congratulations to Karen Thomson, Director of Group Payroll Services on her promotion to Payroll Partner and becomes only the second known Payroll Partner of an accountancy firm in the whole of the UK.

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Latest news

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A new social phenomenon, 'the sandwich generation' is on the rise

As concern grows among 'sandwich' carers, so too does the need to financially plan for ageing dynamics and family relationships

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Becoming a Partner in a Law Firm: The implications of moving on from, or retiring from a Law Firm

I was interviewed recently by LawFirmAmbition about the most common questions surrounding the topic of becoming a partner in a law firm.

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Making Tax Digital for VAT is live – ignore at your peril!

VAT registration is compulsory for those businesses with taxable (‘VATable’) income (also referred to as turnover or sales) in excess of the VAT threshold, currently £85,000. 

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Inheritance Tax - Beware the traps for the unwary

As I highlighted in my previous article, the government’s tax take from inheritance tax (IHT) alone exceeded £5.2 billion in 2017/18, which is almost double what it was in 2010/11.