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Making Tax Digital VAT

As part of the governments transformation of the tax system, the "Making Tax Digital" programme aims to make tax administration for taxpayers simpler by switching to digital record keeping and quarterly updating by businesses.

The VAT element of these reforms has now become law and these new regulations will come into effect as of the 1st April 2019.

The change will require VAT registered businesses with a turnover above the VAT threshold (currently £85,000), to register their VAT obligations and render their returns using a compaible returns software system.

Thursday, 05 April 2018

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Support for Employees With an Alcohol Addiction

Support  is available for anyone experiencing issues with employees with an alcohol addition.
 
It is estimated that 71,000 people in Fife currently drink above the recommended alcohol intake but help is at hand through the Alcohol and Drug Partnership in Fife.

Thursday, 05 April 2018

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WES

Lead With WES

The first programme in women’s leadership development, run by Women’s Enterprise Scotland (WES) and working in partnership with Fife Council Economic Development, has concluded with positive outcomes for participants.

Wednesday, 04 April 2018

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Winning EPS team, with Steve Goodlad COO (holding prize) with Nick Palmer Managing Director (1st left) and the EPS production team based at Fife, Kirkcaldy

Saw Sharpening company, EPS, recognised as ‘Best Business’ in Fife

EPS Services & Tooling Ltd was awarded the accolade of being the Best Performing Business of 2018 employing less than 50 staff by the Fife Chamber of Commerce on March 23rd this year.

Wednesday, 04 April 2018

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Sales professional to share tips at St Andrews Business Club Breakfast

People doing business in North-East Fife can learn how to increase sales and profits from an international sales professional at St Andrews Business Club’s breakfast event on April 25.
 
In the Club’s first business breakfast of the year, to be held at the Old Course Hotel from 7.30am, Sales Coach Peter Waggott, who is an Executive Fellow at the University of Aberdeen and teaches sales to MBA students, will teach attendees how sales has changed in the digital age, how to develop their customer base and move away from ‘solution sales’.
 
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Wednesday, 04 April 2018

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SMAS Conference 2018

The SMAS National Manufacturing Conference, taking place on 30 May 2018, features a stellar line-up of keynote speakers including the CEO of Siemens UK and author of the UK Government’s industrial strategy 'Made Smarter Review'.  400 manufacturing leaders will gather for this event.

Wednesday, 04 April 2018

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EQ Celebrates £300M Corporate Finance Success

Scottish accountancy firm EQ Chartered Accountants has completed Corporate Finance assignments worth £300M in just two years.
 
EQ, which has offices in Dundee, Forfar and Glenrothes and Cupar employs over 100 staff and 15 Partners.

Wednesday, 28 March 2018

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All welcome to hear Eden Mill’s Paul Miller at St Andrews Business Club AGM Evening

People doing business in North-East Fife are being invited to hear Eden Mill owner Paul Miller speak at St Andrews Business Club’s AGM Evening on April 18.

Wednesday, 28 March 2018

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Trade Workshops and Training

If you are a Fife business looking to trade outwith Fife, Scotland or even outside of the UK, we've a range of options to help you. 

Tuesday, 27 March 2018

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Fife Business Awards Winners 2018

A huge congratulations to all the winners of the Fife Business Awards 2018!

Most Enterprising Start-up Company Award - Sponsored by Ingenico Northern Europe 

Best Performing Business (Under 50 employees) Award Sponsored by EQ Accountants

Thursday, 22 March 2018

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