City of London accountants celebrate 125th anniversary

A leading independent accountancy firm, based in the City of London, is celebrating its 125th anniversary this week. Wilson Wright was founded in 1893 by its eponymous founder Mr Wilson Wright in south-east London, just 13 years after the Institute

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125 years of Wilson Wright: Personal service and top talent

“Forward-looking is perhaps not the phrase that you would most associate with a City of London accountancy practice as it celebrates its 125th anniversary,” said Michael Lerner, Senior Partner at Wilson Wright, who joined the firm in 1975 before becoming

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Companies and advisers concerned with the grant of EMI share options

Firms may wish to consider delaying the grant of employee share options intended to qualify as EMI share options until fresh EU State Aid approval has been given. For more details, take a look at the HMRC guidance https://bit.ly/2uNlqJz  if your business

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Most small firms are not ready for digital accounts

Making Tax Digital (MTD) will mean most businesses and taxpayers will have access to their tax affairs online, in the near future, through their digital tax accounts. However, government research shows, the overwhelming majority of business owners and landlords remain

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Making It Count for 125 Years: Chapter 1

1893 was a year of many events; New Zealand became the first country to grant women the right to vote and the New York stock exchange faced a great crash. It was also the year in which Wilson Wright’s 125

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Disincorporation relief to end in March 2018

Disincorporation relief will not be extended beyond its 31 March 2018 expiry date. The relief was introduced in April 2013 in a bid to remove the tax burdens when small business owners want to change from a limited company to

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Wilson Wright Join Danish-UK Chamber of Commerce

The Danish-UK Chamber of Commerce (DUCC) was founded on 23 August 1989 by the Danish Embassy and prominent business people in London, and was initially set up to enhance the Anglo-Danish marketplace through networking. The DUCC’s core mission is “To

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Gender Pay Gap Reporting: What You Need to Know

By April 2018, any organisation with more than 250 employees in the private, public and voluntary sectors will be required to report its gender pay gap annually (albeit there are also calls for smaller businesses to voluntarily disclose their pay

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Wilson Wright Attend British Accountancy Awards as Finalists

Wilson Wright LLP, one of the City of London’s top independent accountancy practices attended the British Accountancy Awards as finalists on 13 October 2017 at The Hilton on Park Lane. They joined several of the UK’s top national practices as

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Wilson Wright attend Xerocon as Xero Gold Partners

Last week London played host to one of the world’s most interesting and innovative conferences for leaders in cloud accounting; Xerocon. Richard Susskind, speaker at the event, quotes “It’s the digitisation of professional services. And we have the opportunity to

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