Category Archives: Business

Accountancy Jargon Buster (Part 1)

Accountancy Jargon Buster

Have you ever had a meeting with your accountant and heard them they say a bunch of random words that you don’t understand? Here are a few key accountancy related terms and their definitions to help you out:   Audit – An independent review of financial statements to see whether […]

Navigating the Complexities of Business Tax

Running A Limited Company Guide

Taxation is a critical aspect of running a business, and understanding its complexities is essential for limited company owners. Our comprehensive guide ‘Running a Limited Company: A practical guide for business owners’, provides a breakdown of key business tax considerations, including dividend tax, VAT, National Insurance Contributions (NICs), Corporation Tax, […]

Mastering Finances for Business Owners

finance in business

As a business owner, mastering your finances is crucial for long-term success. In our comprehensive guide ‘Running a Limited Company: A practical guide for business owners’, we explore the essential elements of financial management that every business owner should consider. From budgeting and strategic planning to maintaining a healthy financial […]

Registering with HMRC, Budgeting, Insurance and Expenses

Running A Limited Company Guide

Running a successful business involves fulfilling various obligations and effectively managing key aspects of your operations. In our comprehensive guide ‘Running a Limited Company: A practical guide for business owners’, we delve into the importance of registering with HMRC, managing your budget, understanding insurance options, and staying on top of […]

Will ESG reporting become mandatory?

ESG Robson Laidler

Growing concerns about social and environmental issues as well as more attention being given to corporate governance and legal obligations on companies to disclose climate-related information, has led to greater interest in how companies should operate in a responsible way. Companies are increasingly expected to consider purpose as well as […]

Setting up a Limited Company in the UK: A Wise Business Move?

Running A Limited Company Guide

When it comes to structuring your business in the UK, there are several options to consider. But have you ever thought about setting up a limited company? It might sound daunting, but it can provide significant benefits compared to alternative business structures. A limited company is a separate legal entity […]

Multi million management buyout of NE&C Windows & Doors

NE&C Windows and Doors

We are proud to have assisted our client NE&C (North East and Cumbria) Windows & Doors who have led their management board to complete a buyout of the £6million turnover double-glazing business they set up in 2003.   The management team has bought the business from current owners Ed and […]

Ladies take leading roles as associate directors

Georgina and Vicky Robson Laidler

Robson Laidler has promoted a duo of new associate directors at our Jesmond and Chester le Street offices. Georgina Rutter joined us in November 2017 where she progressed along our career pathway to become a senior client manager in the audit and assurance team.  She is promoted alongside longstanding employee […]

Robson Laidler shortlisted in Multicultural Apprenticeship Awards 2023

Multicultural Apprenticeship Awards

The Multicultural Apprenticeship Awards 2023 finalists have been released and Jesmond and Durham-based Robson Laidler has been shortlisted for the Employer of the Year category.   This year, all records were broken with over 450 nominations being submitted, of which over 350 were apprentices from over 250 different employers. Organisations […]

The UK Economy: Light at the end of the economic tunnel

Light at the end of the tunnel

Despite the turbulent times that have befallen the UK economy over recent years, experts are reporting a positive outlook. The impacts of coronavirus, Brexit and wider supply disruptions may still be taking their toll but businesses, families and property owners can remain confident.   In this article, we’ll take a […]