Nick Fernyhough retires from Saffery Champness

Saffery Partner, Nick Fernyhough is stepping down and taking retirement from Saffery Champness Chartered Accountants after 38 years of service. Nick advised, “It has been a huge honour to be a part of the success story that is the Bournemouth Office of Saffery. I am hugely grateful to my clients and the team at Saffery […]

Spring Budget 2023

Adam Kay, Partner at Saffery Champness, examines the implications of the Chancellor’s Budget Speech, delivered on 15 March, as they apply to both individuals and businesses alike.

VAT Update – March 2023

In this month’s VAT Update, we update readers on key news and cases, including: A reminder of the difference between recharge and disbursement expenses for VAT accounting. A case appeal regarding standard rate and zero-rated VAT. Another appeal in a case exploring the VAT treatment of consultancy services. What we know so far about The […]

MIPIM and the 2023 Saffery Champness Real Estate Sentiment Index

As MIPIM starts, we are also preparing to publish the second edition of our Real Estate Sentiment Index. This initiative, which we launched last year, is focused on mapping out what is driving change, creating opportunity and fomenting risk across the UK’s built environment and those operating within it – from housebuilders, to overseas investors […]

Thames Valley Chamber of Commerce Business Awards

Sheryl Davis, Partner at High Wycombe office, and Matthew Swansbury, Senior Audit Manager, attended the launch of the Thames Valley Chamber of Commerce Business Awards at Ascott Racecourse on 8 March 2023. The event brought a good turnout from local businesses and professionals in the Thames Valley area. Saffery Champness is proud to sponsor the […]

Business Brunch 25 Feb 2023 – interviewing business leaders

Interview with Luke Hanratty, Audit Director at Saffery Champness

MIPIM 2023

We are pleased to announce that Saffery Champness will be attending the annual MIPIM 2023 conference in Cannes, taking place on 14-16 March 2023. The MIPIM conference offers the opportunity to meet key players from across the Real Estate industry, to reconnect with peers, learn from global property experts and make new connections. Our experts […]

James Stevens joins Saffery Champness as partner

Saffery Champness is pleased to announce the further growth of its team in Peterborough with the appointment of James Stevens as partner. James joins Saffery Champness from a Big Four firm, where he headed up the private client team in the Eastern region, along with leading its UK trust business and playing a key role […]

Year-end tax planning and going digital

HM Revenue & Customs’ (HMRC’s) Making Tax Digital (MTD) programme is reforming the UK’s tax system by implementing a ‘digital first’ approach to tax filings and interaction with HMRC. Making Tax Digital With MTD for VAT now treated as ‘business as usual’, the next tranche of the programme, MTD for income tax (MTD ITSA) was […]

VAT Update – February 2023

In this issue of VAT Update, we update readers on key news and cases, including: A case into export evidence and the importance of retaining correct and adequate documentation to support a zero-rate VAT position. Proposed VAT reforms for digital good/services in the EU and how this may impact Northern Ireland. A case result looking […]