Figuring it Out: Book-keeping in the 21st Century

29 August 2018

The move to Making Tax Digital whereby HMRC will require most rural businesses to provide information more frequently and in greater detail than before (and directly from commercial software) will be a prompt for many to move to modern cloud based systems.  This is not all bad as modern software providers are experts at making book keeping quick and painless and it will be easier than ever for you and your accountant to work as a team.

Whether you are exempt from Making Tax Digital and want a robust paper-based book-keeping system, or you have/will be moving to a cloud based system and want to make sure you understand what it’s doing for you, come along to one of these events where you will learn the practical basics of rural business finance.

Events have been arranged at the following locations (click on the appropriate link to make your booking)

Friday 14 September – JF Niven Building, Auchincruive, Ayr, KA6 5HW

Friday 21 September – Ardsheil Hotel, Campbeltown, PA28 6JL

Wednesday 3 October – The Plough Inn, 48 Market Street, Forfar DD8 3EW  FULLY BOOKED

Thursday 25 October – Huntingtower Hotel, Perth, PH1 3JT  FULLY BOOKED

Friday 2 November -Dingwall Auction Mart, Bailechaul Rd, Humberston, Dingwall IV15 9TP

Thursday 15 November – Glen Garioch Room, Thainstone Agricultural Centre, Inverurie, AB51 5XZ   FULLY BOOKED

Thursday 22 November – The Buccleuch Arms Hotel, The Green, St Boswells, TD6 0EW

Tuesday 27 November – Visitors Centre, SRUC Crichton Royal Farm, Glencaple Road, Dumfries, DG1 4AS

Wednesday 28 November – United Auctions, Stirling Agricultural Centre, Stirling, FK9 4RN 

Thursday 6 December – The Symington Suite, Lanark Agricultural Market, Muirglen, Hyndford Road, Lanark, ML11 9AU 

Friday 7 December – Bush House, Bush Estate, Penicuik, Midlothian, EH26 0BB

 

 

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