Dream big!

Dream big!

Dream big…That’s something I was urged to do when I was younger as I think someone saw something in me that I didn’t see in myself. Indeed, until lately, I haven’t harboured lavish or exciting dreams and I rarely thought about where life could lead me. Now it is...
Go hard or go home

Go hard or go home

I had a podcast interview with Darren Jones of instinct HR, this week, and he asked me some questions, which really got me thinking.  Aside from asking about our business USPs in our marketplace, the questions that made me think were “what drives and motivates you”...
Creating choice

Creating choice

I had a great conversation the other day with a chartered accountant contact of mine who also went solo during the spring of 2020.  He had become frustrated that his fellow partners within his tax advisory firm were not seeking for new solutions for clients and had...
Ancient greeks and all things sport

Ancient greeks and all things sport

What a week off!  I’ve recently returned from Devon enjoying some time away with my fiancé and golden retriever to have a small break from the office and enjoy the UK “summer”.  The temperature didn’t break 20C and we had to dodge the showers to spend most of our time...
Inheritance tax and pensions

Inheritance tax and pensions

Did you know that inheritance taxes do not as a rule apply to pensions?  There are some circumstances where it can be argued they should apply but it is quite rare for these to be proven.  To benefit from the exemption though you do need to have your pensions set up...