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Living Wage Campaign

We’ve recently signed up to the living wage campaign and wanted to tell you why. “Launched in 2012, the Brighton & Hove Living Wage Campaign aims to encourage local businesses to voluntarily pay all employees at least £7.45 per hour.

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Craker Business Solutions Update

We’ve emerged from the cold winter, full of enthusiasm for spring and the new tax year. Looking back; We can be proud we finished all our client’s tax returns a few days before the 31 January deadline! After using Xero

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Craker Business Solutions writes in The Argus

See the article we recently wrote for The Argus attached below. CBS Argus Article 26.02.13

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Crowd Funding – a more detailed view of the options

My previous blog Crowd Funding – cheap funding or a hidden nightmare? got a good response, so I thought I’d provide a more in depth insight into the various types of crowd funding.

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Crowd Funding – cheap funding or hidden nightmare?

Crowd Funding involves people coming together in order to get a project or organisation up and running. It takes the concept of community investment, online. There are 4 types of Crowd Funding, Donations, Rewards, Loans, and Equity.

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Community Owned Renewable Energy – opportunity to get involved

“How we went from an idea on the back of an envelope to Sussex’s largest community energy scheme” tells the story of Brighton Energy Coop since I first got involved in August 2010.

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Guest Blog on Chamber of Commerce Website

Guest blog on Chamber’s response to the E.ON Rampion Wind Farm Consultation on the Chamber’s website.

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Craker Business Solutions May 2012 Newsletter

Craker Business Solutions May 2012 Newsletter

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Craker Business Solutions Update

It’s been a busy two months for us. Many of our client’s have hit their 31 March year ends, we’ve completed all year end Payroll, and signed up new clients! Even more excitingly, Danni Craker, whose been working behind the

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Invest in Eco Technology and save Tax

Over the last few months, we’ve received many enquiries about Enhanced Capital Allowances (ECAs). So we thought we’d share our thoughts. ECAs apply to energy-saving and environmentally beneficial plant and machinery. They are aimed at incentivising businesses to invest in

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