A Night with Noddy Holder

We are delighted to be sponsoring the Noddy Holder quiz night for The Children’s Adventure Farm Trust (CAFT), full details of which can be found on the booking form.   The quiz is being held on Friday 20 October 2017 at Bowdon Rugby Club. This event has been a sell out in recent years and we expect the same again this year. …

The Collier’s Challenges For CAFT

Our joint MD, Tony Collier and his Wife Tracey, our Assistant Practice Manager, are taking on some major challenges to help raise funds for the charity that MBL have supported for many years. Tony is headed back to Durban for a third attempt at taking on the Ultimate Human Race, one of the toughest races in the world, the Comrades …

Tax Planning – Year Ended 5 April 2017

MBL’s year-end tax planning checklist. Please call our Tax team to discuss in advance of 5th April if you want to maximise the tax saving opportunities.  Malcolm Storer, Head of Personal Tax Clients 

Magical day for the MBL staff

Thank you The Children’s Adventure Farm Trust (CAFT) for letting the staff at MBL support you at one of your annual Children’s Christmas Parties. We had a magical day, it was very humbling and the look on the children’s faces was one that will stay with us all. We are already looking forward to raising more funds for the charity …

HMRC Corporation Tax Return Changes

As a cost-cutting exercise, with effect from 19 September 2016 HMRC has decided to stop sending out paper copies of the following letters and information: acknowledgment of receipt of a corporation tax return (CT620 ACK) letter showing the key corporation tax filing and payment dates (CT610/CT610A) Budget insert which shows the changes to corporation tax following the Budget and is …

Temporary address for Northwich

As many of you are aware, the flood defences which have been built around the Northwich office caused so much damage to the building that it must be demolished and rebuilt. As a result next Wednesday (7 September) we are moving to nearby temporary accommodation at: MBL (Business and Tax Advisers) Ltd, First Floor, Office 4, 20-22 High Street, Northwich, Cheshire  CW9 5BU The …

Practice Manager Ordained

We are pleased to announce that our Practice Manager, Nancy Alexander, has a change of title – and is now The Reverend Nancy Alexander and a Deacon and Curate in the Church of England after being Ordained in Manchester Cathedral on Sunday 26th June. Nancy admits it has been hard over the last few years to get the work/life balance …

THE ULTIMATE HUMAN RACE – IT WILL HUMBLE YOU

THE ULTIMATE HUMAN RACE – IT WILL HUMBLE YOU It all started on a walk with a 71 year old lady in the Italian Dolomites. Turned out we both had a passion for running and I asked her the fatal question “what was your favourite race?”. She answered Comrades and I looked at her blankly. She then went on to …

THE ULTIMATE HUMAN RACE

When a race is described as above and its motto is “It will humble you”, you know you are facing a stern challenge. For the last 7 or 8 years I have wanted to take on the Comrades Marathon having met a 70 year old lady who had run it and told me all about it. My logic being that, …

Fundraising

Max Whiteley from our Accounts Department is running the 10k next month to raise awareness of the great work they do over at the Children’s Adventure Farm. If you could take a minute to read his Just Giving page, and donate if you can.  We are sure it will make him run all the faster! https://www.justgiving.com/MaxWhiteley You can read more …