Welcome to the Nicki Paddy & Co. Blog.

We are regularly asked questions by our clients, the answers to which are often pertinent to other clients and SME’s. So in a bid to make useful information freely available, we seek to answer the most regularly asked questions or provide some ideas about managing the perennial issues faced by SME’s and growing companies.

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23rd October 2013

Hiring Staff – Freelancers or Employees?

Freelancer v Employee – What’s right for you to grow your business? As a small business owner, I arrived at the stage where I realised that I couldn’t do it all on my own anymore and neither did I want to so needed to think about hiring staff. When it came to hiring help though, […]

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14th October 2013

Flat Rate VAT (FRV) – Is it for me?

There is much talk about flat rate VAT or FRV for small businesses, but we are regularly asked how it works and what size or type of business should take advantage of it; so we thought it might be useful to give you a brief intro. Who should use it? Businesses with a GROSS (incl […]

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