Keeping your accounts in order

The end of the last financial year and the start of the new one can be a stressful time, but it’s also a great time to review, plan, and make any changes you need to for the year ahead. Keeping your accounts in order throughout the year, filing your return on time, and putting plans in place to pay your tax can save you a lot of hassle, stress, and even money at the end of each financial year.

Common pricing mistakes and how to avoid them

Pricing is an endlessly tricky topic, and while sometimes it comes down to a bit of trial and error, there are some fundamental factors that can make all the difference to whether you make money. Here are six common pricing mistakes that are easy to make, but easy to avoid if you know what to look out for.

Business expenses and how to claim them

Making things inevitably costs money. You spend on materials, tools, and classes, and sometimes the outgoings can seem endless. But when you’re making things to sell, these are the costs of doing business – otherwise known as business expenses! When you keep track of these costs and include them in your tax return, they reduce the amount of tax you pay.