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Is Your Business Making Tax Digital Ready?

Making Tax Digital (MTD) for VAT-registered businesses comes into effect from April. As businesses get ready, Steven Todd, Partner at EQ Accountants, explains what it’s all about. 

Making Tax Digital (MTD) will be at the forefront of the minds of business owners and advisers over the next few months but what is it all about?

Tuesday, 02 April 2019

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£100m To Be Provided Through The Scottish Growth Scheme

Businesses will be able to access more than £100 million through the Scottish Growth Scheme to help them expand and grow.

Tuesday, 02 April 2019

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TJ Ross Carves Out Future with SMAS

Bespoke manufacturing joiners TJ Ross is seeking the professional guidance of the Scottish Manufacturing Advisory Service (SMAS) as it aims to increase efficiencies in its business.

Tuesday, 02 April 2019

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Enterprise Hub Enriches Local Economy

The Enterprise Hub in Glenrothes is encouraging and supporting entrepreneurial activity, complementing Fife’s comprehensive business advisory service, with the aim to kickstart and sustain increased entrepreneurial activity in the region.

Since the Glenrothes Enterprise Hub opened its doors back in May 2017, it has been home to test traders and short term new-start businesses, a number of which have graduated to commercial business premises; hosted workshops, seminars, and events; and provided entrepreneurs with hot desking facilities.

Tuesday, 02 April 2019

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Trends Point to Wellness Tourism

Wellness tourism is emerging as more and more consumers value ‘healthy’ experiences. Tourism businesses in Fife are ideally placed to support this trend, by embracing the region’s natural assets such as its stunning landscapes, its food and drink offering and culture.

On average, Fife attracts over eight million visits annually, with its stunning landscape the most cited reason for visiting the region. It was also voted top Outdoor Destination for eight consecutive years.

Tuesday, 02 April 2019

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McCormack Innovation Gets Scouted By Leading Cosmetic Company

McCormack Innovation, which is leading the advancement in soluble healthcare products, is in talks with the largest cosmetic company in the world.

Tuesday, 02 April 2019

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Women’s Enterprise Scotland CEO to speak in St Andrews

Women’s Enterprise Scotland Chief Executive Carolyn Currie is the speaker at St Andrews Business Club’s AGM Evening on Wednesday May 15, to which non-members are invited after the AGM formalities.
 
To be held at the Old Course Hotel from 6.15pm, Carolyn Currie will tell attendees about her extensive career at a senior level in financial services and her current work with Women’s Enterprise Scotland.
 
Ms Currie has guided the development of global-leading standards for gender equality in business advisor training and digital platform content.

Tuesday, 02 April 2019

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Multiprint Plans for Future with Apprenticeship Programme

Apprenticeships are one of the most important factors for business growth. Against that backdrop, Multiprint is committed to recruiting apprentices and now, one of its original apprentices, Ross Anderson, who joined the printing works 25 years ago, has gone full circle, and is now training Multiprint’s newest Modern Apprentice.

Monday, 01 April 2019

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Pitreavie Delivers £1.1 Million Investment

Packaging group, Pitreavie, has revealed ambitious plans to the value of £1.1 million including the creation of a new 5,000 sq. ft. office complex and an additional 40,000 sq. ft. of warehouse space, at its Glenrothes head office.

The announcement follows a £650,000 investment into the business last year, as well as the acquisition of Worcester- based Taylors Industrial Supplies and Aberdeen-based Leipers Associated Packaging in recent months.

Monday, 01 April 2019

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Dunfermline Delivers Renewal Ballot

Dunfermline Delivers, the not-for-profit BID company, is pleased to announce that Fife Council’s City of Dunfermline Area Committee has agreed to support the renewal ballot at the Committee meeting on Tuesday 26 March 2019. This is one of the first stages in the BID consultation and renewal process leading up to the ballot in summer 2019. Levy payers will be invited to vote on the renewal of another five-year term of the BID company when ballot papers, including the business plan, are sent out in early May.

Wednesday, 27 March 2019

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