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We’re fascinated by changes in technology, new tax and business regulations, and developments in the restaurant industry, and we aim to stay one step ahead of those changes as they happen. We want to make sure our clients are up to date too, so we cover those topics through our blog posts, newsletters and publications.

From government-announced changes and their impact on the business world, to the latest accounting technology and how you can use it to your advantage, we cover all aspects of business, tax and accounting news – just read on to find out more.

making tax digital

Since April 2019, most VAT-registered businesses have had new digital tax requirements under Making Tax Digital (MTD), and more changes could be coming soon. Here’s all you need to know about the scheme.

MTD milestones

How MTD has developed over time, and what could happen next.

Business impacts

How digital accounting could change your business, and how to prepare.

key features

The benefits of online accounting, and how it can improve your processes.

Trusted online tools

Why we recommend Xero and Receipt Bank as MTD-compatible tools.

Download our restaurant guide

Growing a restaurant business is exciting, but it’s hard work too, and riddled with risks and complexity.

Our eBook ‘5 big problems of running a restaurant or café’ will get you on the right path from the start, covering the biggest challenges faced by today’s restaurateurs, and what you can do to resolve them.

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We take a real interest in all things tax, technology and business management, and we think it’s important to share what we know. Read on for our views and analysis of the latest changes affecting the restaurant and café industry, and for guidance on key issues.


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We want your business to succeed, and our tax, compliance and business advisory services are all structured to give you the help you need to make that happen. Take a look at our services to find out more about what we do, and how we work at Gains.

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