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The best way to pay yourself as a company director

All the advice you need on the most effective ways to pay yourself as a company director, from dividends to pensions and other benefits.

How does maternity pay work? Part 2: Maternity Allowance

The lowdown on Maternity Allowance, the state benefit for employees who don't qualify for Statutory Maternity Pay.

Learning to filter out your agency’s unprofitable clients

How to spot and nurture the good clients that will drive the profitability of your creative agency.

How does maternity pay work? Part 1: Statutory Maternity Pay

Everything you need to know about paying Statutory Maternity Pay to your employees.

The end of the line: how to close a limited company

If you're looking to close down your limited company, we've highlighted all the key steps you need to take.

Getting real time: using Xero to understand your business performance

Find out how Xero online accounting brings you a real-time overview of your key numbers, a better handle on performance and an improved view of what the future holds in store.