VAT explained for small businesses

Finance and legal

31 December 2021

Should I register for VAT? What’s the VAT threshold for small business? AXA’s small business VAT guide explains more.

Small Business Stories: Faris Aranki

Starting up

30 December 2021

Faris Aranki of Shiageto Consulting shares his advice for small business owners

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IR35 legislation: the facts

Finance and legal

15 December 2021

Struggling to get to grips with IR35? AXA explains what the UK tax legislation is and what it means for you.

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The UK Energy Crisis & Small Businesses

Business news and opinion

10 December 2021

Find out how to navigate the rising cost of energy as a small business owner.

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Post-Brexit Import/Export Guide

Transport and logistics

6 December 2021

Stay on top of changes to the rules for moving goods between the EU and GB.

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What’s New for Small Businesses in 2022?

Business news and opinion

26 November 2021

Check out the trends and changes we’re expecting for small businesses in 2022.

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How to Handle Supply Chain Disruption

Transport and logistics

19 November 2021

Supply chain disruption can be a big business risk. Find out how to prepare for it.

A landlord's guide to the breathing space debt respite scheme

Finance and legal

16 November 2021

As a landlord, it’s important to understand the Debt Respite Scheme so you know what to do if one of your tenants receives a Breathing Space.

Small Businesses and Cyber Security: Advice From The Expert

Digital and innovation

26 October 2021

Cyber security expert Matt Roberts of arcX speaks to AXA about how small businesses can stay secure from online attacks.

Hiring An Intern: Insight For Small Business

Growth and strategy

5 October 2021

AXA’s marketing intern, Olly Buckley, shares some insight for small businesses who are thinking about taking on an intern.

Small businesses: the big picture

Business news and opinion

7 September 2021

An in-depth look at the experience of the UK's small and medium businesses during the pandemic - and a guide to supporting them in the future.

Meet the AXA Startup Angel winner: Ben Elderkin-Shute

Starting up

30 August 2021

Meet one winner of AXA's Startup Angel competition: Ben Elderkin-Shute.

Meet the Startup Angel winner: ABEP

Starting up

26 August 2021

Meet AXA Startup Angel winner: the Association of Black Event Professionals

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What is cash flow? A guide for small business

Finance and legal

17 August 2021

Everything your small business needs to know about cash flow, including tips and advice for good cash flow management.

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How does HMRC’s new tax penalty points-based system work?

Finance and legal

27 July 2021

HMRC’s new points-based system for tax penalties will change the way self-employed taxpayers are penalised for late filling and late payment.