[rev_slider alias="news-slider"]

Make use of allowances and plan ahead for Corporatio...

We’re nearing the end of the financial year, so now is the time to make the most of tax allowances and plan for the next year.

Read more

‘Optimum are like a breath of fresh air. It’s a game...

At Optimum, we go the extra mile to help our business clients, becoming critical friends and not just dealing with end of year taxes.

Read more

Sole trader versus limited company: what’s best for ...

When you first start a business, a decision that needs making is whether to become a sole trader or set up a limited company.

Read more

Mini Budget ‘U-Turn Update’

Welcome to our brief summary of the latest from Number 10’s Fiscal Team following the large overturn of the mini budget from last month – executed by recently instated Chancellor of the Exchequer, Jeremy Hunt.

Read more

Mini Budget 2022

On 23 September 2022, Kwasi Kwarteng, the new Chancellor (the fifth in as many years) delivered a Tax Cutting “Fiscal Event” or Mini-Budget to help boost economic growth. We take a look at the main details.

Read more

Spring Statement 2022

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, delivered his Spring Statement on 23 March 2022. With inflation increasing, fuel prices rising and the debt of COVID still to be worked on, we’ve taken a look at the main points that will affect businesses from this year’s budget.

Read more

Why cashflow and resource planning are essential for...

All businesses need to know where they are going and, vitally, how to get there. If…

Read more

Benefits of buying an electric car through your owne...

One increasingly tax efficient benefit for an owner managed business is an electric car. Since April…

Read more

Super-Deduction Scheme: how it could help your business

The Super-Deduction Scheme was among the Government’s measures announced in the Budget to help businesses. Aimed…

Read more

Budget 2021 Bulletin

We’ve summarised the main take home points from Rishi Sunak’s 2021 budget.

Read more

Budget 2021: good news for small businesses and home...

Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s much anticipated Budget still contained a few surprises, even though so much had…

Read more

Government’s economic emergency plan

Welcome to our special newswire. In this edition we focus on the measures and information announced by the Government in the Chancellor’s spending review.

Read more

Latest News

Get the industry inside news with our informative articles.


This year we are ‘Doing It For Dan’

We fundraise for a different charity each year, and this time we will be supporting Swindon-based Doing It For Dan.

Read more

Optimum: LIVE! – Episode 7 – Owning A Property With ...

Optimum’s Head of Legal, Iain Mason, explores considerations such as the difference between “joint tenants” and “tenants in common”, which might be the best, and situations we need to manage in the future with either of these routes.

Read more

Stay up to date