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Reclaiming VAT on Car Mileage

Lots of people use mileage rates to claim for expenses incurred when using their personal cars for business purposes. HMRC+

Company Cars – the Pros and the Cons

The world of company cars and their related tax issues can be quite complicated.  Here we aim to guide you+

How to manage landed costs on Brightpearl

A while ago we wrote a blog for Brightpearl describing why landed costs are so important.  You can read it+

What is the VAT Retail Export Scheme and can you use it?

The VAT Retail Export Scheme is often advertised by retailers as ‘Tax Free Shopping’.  It allows customers from outside the+

Benefits of Multi-Currency Accounting in Brightpearl

Brightpearl introduced full multi-currency functionality towards the end of 2016. All new accounts have it activated by default, but if+

3 different ways to sell on Amazon and their accounting challenges

As an e-commerce retailer, Amazon can be one of the most effective ways to reach large numbers of potential customers.+

Evenstone becomes a Xero Certified Partner

As part of our mission to help small e-commerce businesses everywhere, we are very proud to announce that we have+

Evenstone Trampolining Fun!

There is plenty of evidence that sitting at a desk all day is bad for you and that levels of concentration+

New Payroll Year – Key Dates for Your Calendar

It’s the start of a new tax year, and there are some key payroll deadlines that need to be met+

Are you using the bank import and matching function in Brightpearl?

We’ve had a few people tell us recently that they didn’t know about the bank import and matching function in+