Accountancy, bookkeeping and taxation are fast-moving areas. It is our job to keep up with changes so that you don’t have to! However, from time to time, we do share urgent, important or even entertaining subject matter with you in the form of our blog. Please browse at your leisure, and if there is any issue about which you would like more detail, please do not hesitate to call us today.

The Truth Behind Trivial Benefits

Date: 18th October 2019

With effect from 6 April 2016, legislation was introduced to UK businesses to help simplify the way that smaller employee benefits are administered. This has in turn saved a lot of time for businesses with not needing to spend time completing unnecessary paperwork for HMRC.

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Supporting International Youth Day

Date: 7th September 2019

Oaktree Accountants Ltd had another busy month August. Our team filed an impressive 34 vat returns and submitted 17 sets of accounts. To celebrate our team’s victory, we are showing our alliance with the future generation by supporting International Youth Day.

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Our contribution to World Population Day

Date: 12th August 2019

July was a busy month for Oaktree Accountants Ltd. Our team filed an impressive 74 Vat returns and 21 sets of accounts. To celebrate our teams extraordinary efforts, we welcome you to join us in supporting World Population Day through the empowerment of women in business.

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Supporting World Oceans Day with Oaktree Accountants Ltd

Date: 2nd July 2019

In June, Oaktree Accountants Ltd filed 25 sets of accounts and 31 VAT returns. To celebrate our hard work, we are proudly donating a whole year’s worth of clean drinking water and providing support to the construction of water infrastructure in Kenya.

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Exciting new job opportunity for a Senior Accountant / Client Manager

Date: 3rd June 2019

Oaktree Accountants Limited are seeking a new Senior Accountant / Client Manager to join their team in Andover, Hampshire. Read on to find out more about how Oaktree can help you further your career.


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National Minimum wage to increase by nearly 5% for those over 25!

Date: 8th March 2019

The 6th April 2019 brings us in to the new tax year and introduces changes to millions of workers in Britain. There are increases in employee’s tax threshold, minimum wage and minimum pension contributions which employees and employers should be aware of.

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Financial Advice at Oaktree

Date: 4th March 2019

As of February 2019, Oaktree Accountants have taken onboard a unique partnership, allowing their valued clients even more services at their disposal. This partnership is with a Local Independent Financial Adviser, Taylor Beavis who operates Nationwide.

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When you can reclaim stamp duty on a second property

Date: 19th February 2019

A 3% Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) Land Tax surcharge has applied since the 1st April 2016 on purchases of additional residential properties such as second homes and buy-to-let properties.  In Scotland this is called the Land and buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT) Additional Dwellings Supplement (ADS).

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Fast and easy receipt and invoice communication with Receipt Bank

Date: 22nd January 2019

Here at Oaktree Accountants we are always on the look-out for ways to make your financial lives easier and more efficient.  So, we are very excited to announce that we are now using Receipt Bank for receipt and invoice communication.

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Rabbits, Top Hats, Pot Holes but where’s Alice as Fiscal Phil builds our Wonderland?

Date: 30th October 2018

The Budget yesterday had all the potential to be a fairy tale, but no! The annual forecasts are set to rise, more people are forecast to be in job by 2022, meaning the tax receipt projections are up, making more spending possible!

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