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In this example, while Portfolio 1 posts a strong gain in the first year, this is more than eliminated in the second year. By contrast, Portfolio 2 experiences a much smaller gain and subsequent loss during the 2-year period. But its lower volatility produces a higher compound return and preserves more portfolio value.
Managing volatility is particularly crucial during a market downturn. After experiencing a loss, a portfolio must earn an even higher return in future periods to fully recover its previous level.
Diversification is the key investment tool used to manage and reduce volatility.

For many years now Garry Hughes of BDS Hughes Chartered Accountancy and his team have provided us with an exceptional professional service. We have found Garry‘s knowledge in his field of taxation, business planning and financial matters of great value to us, along with providing us additional recommendations for improving our business strategies. We would recommend their friendly and professional services to anyone who is looking for an accountancy service that will improve their business performance.
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Changes to provisional tax

Posted on April 16, 2018 by BDS Hughes

Small businesses, sole traders and contractors can choose a new pay-as-you-earn option rather than paying provisional tax instalments several times a year as changes to pay-as-you-earn tax have come into place this April. The changes were made to help small businesses pay provisional tax based on their cash flow rather than the previous year’s earnings or estimated earnings for the current year. Paying provisional tax as you earn profit provides more certainty about cash flow. This new method is known as the Accounting Income Method (AIM). It is optional and only available for businesses with an annual turnover of less […]

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