"Thanks for your reply Andrew, its very much appreciated. I think I'm leaning more towards writing to all of my clients and advising them of the situation, and the prospect of a future VAT related increase, as it is a sign of our continued success. …"
I'm wondering how others deal with euphorbia/ spurge. Despite being gloved up and wearing eye protection, I still ended up inadvertently getting the sap in my eyes and have spent the last 3 days practically blind and bedridden. The sap is so high in…
"Hi Tom, I understand the apprehension, but, really, as others say, it wasn't a problem for them. Likewise for me, in lawncare, I went vat in my second season, and had only 1 customer go. Many said well done, it shows you're doing well and doing the…"
"If you just increase the customers bills by 20% you will find that you will not lose very many customers. As long as you let them know that you have had to make the increase because HMRC want their share of tax, you will find the most of your…"
"Done similar but got them to sign to say we are not liable for any costs or damages within the house
having said that we used an electric shredder to reduce the bulk and bag up in rubble/compost bags
you can put tarps and plastic sheeting down and…"
I have been offered a clearance job.The problem is the only way to get tools in and out and all cutting and rubbish is through the house not sure weather to do it. Its tile floors when wet it will make it slippy for us and taking dirty bags through…
"We had to do it maybe 10 years ago and thinking back I also had your worries but only a few even said anything about it and many of these clients are still on the books today and any new ones were on the plus vat rate anyhow."
"In summary over the years most Vat related threads on this forum seem to be filled with apprehension and business owners generally fretting about what to do, but they seem to end up with them wondering why they didn't do it sooner.
I myself am in…"