Monthly Archives: November 2017

Please see below comment from Robson Laidler Accountants following Philip Hammond’s Autumn Budget today (22 November 2017)


Robson Laidler Accountants Tax Director Martin Wardle said: “It was good to see Philip Hammond confirm that the Northern Powerhouse schemes will receive more money. In a welcome boost for Tyne and Wear we are also going to get new Metros. Perhaps the thing I am most impressed with, subject […]



A JESMOND-based accountancy firm has reduced its carbon footprint by 86% in the last year and saved over £3,000 on energy bills as part of its new environmental policy. Robson Laidler has arranged new energy supplies to make its entire building on Fernwood Road powered by 100% biomass renewable electricity […]

Converting Corporate Charitable Companies to Charitable Incorporated Organisations


After considerable delays, the Government has at last produced secondary legislation which will enable corporate charitable companies to convert to become charitable incorporated organisations (“CIOs”). CIOs now account for over 50% of all charity registration. There have been approximately 8,000 new CIOs registered since the introduction of this new legal […]