A Warm Welcome To Our New Director, Simon Turner.

At HB&O, it’s our people who really make us special. This week we sat down with Simon Turner, who joins us as a Director, to find out more about himself and what he hopes to achieve at HB&O…   When did you begin your career in accountancy, and was it a profession that you always […]

Lockdown 3.0 – what support is available for business?

2021 didn’t quite start out as most of us had hoped, with the country going back into a national lockdown just four days into the start of the New Year. Whilst it’s no longer a case of navigating unchartered territory, many businesses are still facing the same challenges due to reduced demand or enforced closure during another lockdown.   So, what support is available to […]

We’ve got a new website!

After months of hard work, we are so pleased to welcome you to our new website. We’ve simplified the whole experience, making it easier for you to find the information you need as well as find out more about the full range of services that we offer.   Our Knowledge Hub will be an integral part of our […]

What were the key announcements from the Winter Economy Plan?

Rishi Sunak graced TV, computer, and phone screens across the nation at midday yesterday to announce ongoing support measures after calls to extend the furlough scheme. According to the Chancellor, the primary goal is still to support jobs but the way to achieve this must change from the measures we have seen and relied on […]

How can I prepare my business for Brexit?

Coronavirus has consumed the headlines for the last six months, as it has been the most pressing threat to the survival of businesses across the world. But there is another significant event still looming – Brexit. While there is so much uncertainty that still surrounds the UK’s exit from the EU, there are certain steps […]

What were the key announcements from the Summer Economic Update?

Yesterday, Chancellor Rishi Sunak delivered his Summer Economic Update and laid out the next steps in the roadmap to rebuilding the UK economy and spur job creation. The key updates from the ‘Plan for Jobs’ package are: Job Retention Bonus: To prevent unemployment, the Government is introducing the Job Retention Bonus. If employers bring workers […]