One year of Easy As VAT: what I've learned about running a business

One year of Easy As VAT: what I've learned about running a business

I can't believe that EAV has been around for a year (well, it was a year last week). It started as a resource for business owners to learn how to deal with tax, accounting and anything else numbers-related and has grown into a fully-fledged business.

I really feel like I've found my place in the business world and I can't thank you all enough for being kind enough to read the blog, share my work and work with me. This time last year I wasn't in the best place and being able to pour my passion into EAV and the support I've been given have honestly changed my life.

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Common tax terms and what they actually mean

Common tax terms and what they actually mean

When you file your tax return, or if you use an accountant, there are a lot of words and phrases you'll hear that you may not understand, but feel awkward asking about. That's why I'm here to help you avoid nodding along and frantically Googling random accountancy terms later, with a list of common tax terms and what they mean in plain English.

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A guide to UK tax rates and thresholds when you're self-employed

A guide to UK tax rates and thresholds when you're self-employed

When you're self-employed, it's important to educate yourself about tax, because you're responsible for paying the right amount yourself. With that in mind, today I'm sharing some info you need to know about the different tax, National Insurance and student loan repayment thresholds, to help you work out how much tax you need to pay and prepare for your tax return.

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