In Partnership with Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity

William McGowan Partnership Development Manager Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity   Hello Everyone, Very recently, Murray Taylor chose Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity as their chosen charity partner and everyone at Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity is so grateful for their support. As part of this partnership, I am delighted to be...

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The new Murray Taylor face at BNI

  Last month, 15 year member Tom Murray retired from Business Network International (BNI) and I will be representing Murray Taylor going forward. For those of you who don’t know, BNI in Montrose meet every Friday morning for a breakfast meeting.  The philosophy of BNI is Givers Gain.   By...

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School Student to Trainee Accounts Assistant

The transition from school into the big world is never easy. I was working towards University and all set for 4 years of hard work… middle of the week party nights, student debt, pot noodles on repeat for dinner etc., but instead, Murray Taylor has given me an opportunity...

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Steve’s new role as Managing Director

There have been a few changes at Murray Taylor this year , significantly Tom Murray has retired , although Tom is undertaking some client consultancy work and business development ( playing golf) . I have been appointed as Managing Director , a new concept for Murray Taylor and me....

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Work + Family = Potential for Rapid Ageing!

    We all hear about this work/life balance and how important it is.  I wonder if anyone has the equation for this, as it would be worth a lot of money, priceless for many! In truth, it tends to mean we are trying our best to fit our...

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Montrose Out of School Enterprise Club

After attending the AGM for Montrose Out of School Enterprise (MOOSE) Club, I found myself volunteering to become treasurer.  This wasn’t something I was planning on doing.  I attended to get some more information regarding the club as I had just signed my son to attend this club due...

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Murray Taylor Scholarship at Abertay University

In 2016 we introduced the Murray Taylor Scholarship to Abertay University. Over the last two weeks we were delighted to have the successful candidate Robbie Pol joining us in the office for some hands on accountancy experience.   ”I’ve really enjoyed these past two weeks, it’s been great to...

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Making Tax Digital

The Government announced on 13th July 2017, that it had finally listened to all the representations from the Treasury Select Committee, professional bodies, and agents and has delayed the implementation of Making Tax Digital (MTD). It set out a new timetable as follows- – Only businesses with a turnover...

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The fast paced life of a Tax Assistant

So, my hobby is motorsport.  In particular, rallying.   Rallying is done on 4 wheels in a specialist car.  My cars official name is a C2 R2 Max.  The idea behind rallying is to go from A to B in the quickest time possible.  In the car, there is...

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Can your Accountant have superpowers?

The new Spider-man film is currently in the Cinema and it got me thinking what my superpower would be. From super-strength to invisibility or flying to telepathy, there are so many to choose. Personally, I have always liked the idea of time travel! However, you don’t have to dress...

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