Data subject rights requests

Friday, July 13th, 2018

As accountants who run payroll for many clients we could be receiving a lot of Data Subjects Access Requests (DSAR) from current or ex-employees.  What does this mean for us as data controllers? Well under GDPR we must provide the information requested and have a process for doing so.  We don’t have the same exemptions […]

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Our commitment to your privacy

Friday, May 25th, 2018

In line with the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) we wanted to reassure you about how we use and store personal data. The data we collect, process and store is related to your engagement with us as a client.  The information we collect is to meet legal requirements and for our legitimate […]

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Wednesday, April 11th, 2018

Fascinating blog post from our client – Mark Jennings FIRST TIME BUYERS & THE PROBLEM WITH MORTGAGES  Looking to get on the property ladder but it just seems a distant dream? Well, you are certainly not alone and with increasing deposits and stricter mortgage rules, it seems that generation rent could be here to stay […]

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Tax Facts 2018/2019

Thursday, April 5th, 2018

Keeping up to date with the latest changes in tax can be challenging.  Access our guide below for ease.

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Team expansion

Friday, February 23rd, 2018

2018 is bringing our ambitious growth plans to fruition, we have engaged two new employees in our client services team. Amberley Walters, 25, and Jordan Davies, 20, have joined the client services team as trainee bookkeepers.  They will both be completing in-house and accredited training programs with a view to become client managers in their own […]

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Planning…not just for Christmas

Sunday, December 3rd, 2017

Christmas is a time for planning, what to eat, what to buy, where to spend the festivities.  It’s also a time to spend with family and loved ones and thank them for supporting you in your business for the last year, time to sit back, relax and recharge for the New Year. Our MD is […]

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Which accounting methods…

Monday, November 13th, 2017

There are two types of accounting methods and it is almost up to you, to decide which you use. The difference is purely how a company records the ins and outs of the finances of the business. Many large companies try to use the subtle difference to manipulate their numbers and this has led to […]

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We’re hiring….

Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

Trainee Bookkeeper – Pontypool Salary subject to NMW Seamount Business Services Limited is a family run accountancy practice based in Pontypool and they are looking for a part-time (22.5 hours per week) Trainee Bookkeeper to join their team.  This is an entry level position ideally suited to someone looking to start a career in Accountancy.  […]

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Budget 2017: Key points

Thursday, March 9th, 2017

In a budget that was clearly sending a message that key British Institutions are safe with this government during this Brexit world we bring you key points from the Budget 2017 speech by Chancellor Philip Hammond for you to consider. Self-employed NIC increase to 11% by 2019 The chancellor wants an equal playing field between […]

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Friday, February 24th, 2017

Year-end business tips with #seamountbiztip As we near the end of the 2016/17 tax year you can make the year-end process run smoothly by following some of our tips below: Consult your accountant. Your accountant should be working with you throughout the year and not just at the year-end but if you haven’t heard from […]

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