Entries by Gwyn Williams

U-Turn On Self Employed Class 4 NIC Increases

The Chancellor has announced on 15 March that he would not be going ahead with his Budget proposal to increase the National Insurance Contribution rates for self-employed people.  In the Budget of 8 March 2017, he announced that Class 4 NIC rate for the self-employed would rise by 1% to 10% in 2018/19 and by […]

Summer Budget 2015

The Summer Budget 2015 has dominated the news since the Conservatives took power just two months ago in May. The Chancellor delivered a significant amount in his “big Budget” of Summer 2015. In many ways, Mr Osborne’s announcements this time around are more important than in March. The proof will now be in the pudding […]


  What are you trying to achieve from your planning, both in business and in life? Perhaps a happy and fulfilling retirement, buying a holiday home abroad, protecting your family/business or ensuring your estate passes to the next generation efficiently.   Are you on track to achieve your goals? You may be contributing to a […]