Chartered Accountants and Professional Business Advisers


Financial and business intelligence

Shipleys' regular client magazine

Shipshape is our regular magazine for our clients and contacts. In this archive you can find sample stories from past issues of Shipshape, and also download the full magazines in PDF format.

Past Issues

Shipshape Spring 2019

Shipshape Spring 2019

  • Networking
  • Beware of tax traps when selling your home
  • Changes to entrepreneurs’ relief
  • Digital deadline coming up fast
  • Top tips to help with your financial housekeeping
Shipshape Winter 2018

Shipshape Winter 2018

  • Making Tax Digital for VAT
  • Changes from Spring 2019
  • Fraud - don’t be a victim!
  • Cutting the cost of ‘green’ business
  • Networking: How to get talking to new people
  • The greenish tax?
Shipshape Summer 2018

Shipshape Summer 2018

  • GDPR is here
  • Nowhere to hide
  • Avoiding common HR pitfalls
  • Networking
  • VAT Corner
  • Landlords
Shipshape Spring 2018

Shipshape Spring 2018

  • Life Policies
  • All change for offshore trusts
  • UK commercial property
  • Property landlords
  • Inheritance tax myth-busters
Shipshape Autumn 2017

Shipshape Autumn 2017

  • Connect
  • LLP or Ltd - which is best for you?
  • Investing in start ups
  • VAT and Making Tax Digital
  • HMRC
  • Where there’s a will there’s a way
  • GDPR
Shipshape Summer 2017

Shipshape Summer 2017

  • Capital gains tax
  • Motivating your team
  • Making Tax Digital
  • Do you own a residential property through a company?
  • All change for buy-to-let landlords
  • Mobile phones:
  • Lasting power of attorney
Shipshape Spring 2017

Shipshape Spring 2017

  • Dividends vs Bonuses
  • The new apprenticeship levy
  • Investing in society
  • End of year tax planning
  • Buy to let incorporation