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News - 2008

New Recruits

18 Nov 2008
Ian Haynes I am 37 years old, married to Caroline and have three children, all boys.  I have been employed in the North West of England for most of my working life with a couple of exceptions (Liverpool and Manchester), and until moving to Springfords was employed by a firm of accountants in Preston.   For the last seventeen years I have worked in both personal and corporate tax roles.   We have friends in Edinburgh who we ...(more)

Edinburgh & East Lothian Chamber of Commerce Business Awards

18 Nov 2008
We were recently pleased to sponsor the Business Environment Award at the 2008 Enterprise event held by Midlothian and East Lothian Chamber of Commerce.  The two businesses who won the award had both successfully delivered an environmental project which had a positive financial impact on the business. EAE, which provides and stocks thousands of tailor-made leaflet display racks, had implemented a series of energy and water-saving measures including installing a wind turbine ...(more)

Springfords go Green!

24 Oct 2008
Following a free review from the Business Environment Partnership (your business can also have this carried out if you contact 0131-561-6262)  we have recently set up a number of initiatives to further reduce our carbon footprint.  Initiatives to date include: development of a bag for life to give to our clients to pop their accounting records into using timer switches on our water coolers and vending machines popping reminders on light switches to remind ...(more)

Moonwalk fundraiser

15 Oct 2008
During the summer (what summer!) ten Springfords ladies successfully completed the 26 mile Edinburgh Moonwalk raising £7000 for cancer research.  No mean "feet"! Thanks again to everyone for their kind donations.  (more)

Companies House Filing Deadlines - Costly Changes

06 Oct 2008
Late filing penalties for non submission of your company accounts to Companies House are rising for all company accounts with year end 31 March 2008 and beyond.  Plus from 6 April 2008, the time to file is being reduced from 10 months to 9 months for private limited companies.  So for those of you with private limited companies with 30 June 2008 year ends, the cost of non submission by ...(more)