Hazelton Mountford celebrates Aviva funding for Girlguiding Worcestershire

Hazelton Mountford celebrates Aviva funding for Girlguiding Worcestershire

A Girlguiding group in Worcestershire is celebrating after winning £2,500 from the Aviva Broker Community Fund. The 7th Worcester Guides were nominated by independent insurance broker Hazelton Mountford, whose headquarters is in Worcester city centre, after employee Ellie Jones asked for the firm’s support. The funds will be used to provide two camping trips and new equipment for the local Girl...

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Crowe UK named leading charity auditor for 13 consecutive years

Crowe UK named leading charity auditor for 13 consecutive years

For the 13th year in succession, national audit, tax, advisory and risk firm, Crowe, has been named the top charity auditor in Civil Society’s Charity Finance Audit Survey for 2021 This is a position that Crowe has held since 2009 and reinforces the Non Profits team’s long-standing commitment to the sector. Crowe also won the award for Charity Expertise with 100% of its clients scoring Crowe in...

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Family Business Week to help the generations drive the future

Family Business Week to help the generations drive the future

National audit, tax, advisory and risk firm Crowe is launching Family Business Week next week. Every day from Monday, November 29, to Friday, December 3, Crowe’s family business specialists will be running webinars from 9am to 9.30am on a series of topics designed to help family businesses survive and thrive for future generations. Topics covered will include business resilience, people issues,...

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Crowe’s Johnathan Dudley named Business Person of the Year

Crowe’s Johnathan Dudley named Business Person of the Year

Well-known business adviser Johnathan Dudley has been named Business Person of the Year at the Nachural Summer Business Ball and Awards. Dudley, who is national head of manufacturing and Midlands & South West managing partner at national audit, tax, advisory and risk firm Crowe, received the award at one of the first post-pandemic black tie events held at Wolverhampton Racecourse. The annual...

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West Midlands businesses claim £635m for innovation

West Midlands businesses claim £635m for innovation

West Midlands businesses claimed £635 million in research and development (R&D) tax credits for the 19/20 financial year, according to HMRC’s latest R&D tax relief report, with the average claim being worth £81,000. There was a total of 7,885 claims, a number that will continue to grow as 19/20 years remain open for claims until March 2022. The report shows a 10% increase in the total...

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