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Arts & Business Scotland hosting events on Cyber Security and Tax for Arts & Heritage Organisations

Posted: 21st June 2017

Arts & Business Scotland are delighted to confirm that bookings are open for our new business briefing Cyber Security: What You Need To Know, led by Accenture (Friday 21 July) and bookings are still open for A General Tax Guide for Arts and Heritage Organisations (Friday 23 July in Perth).

Cyber Security: What You Need To Know – Business Briefing
Friday 21 July 2017 | Arts & Business Scotland, Edinburgh
Registration: 8:30 | Event: 9:00-10:30

Speaker: Rick Hemsley (Managing Director, UKI Accenture Security Practice)
The scope of cyber security has never been so prevalent as almost every business is potentially at threat. This morning briefing will cover how to prepare a cyber resilience strategy, lessons learned from the recent ‘Wannacry’ virus, and preparing for GDPR.

For full details, address and booking click here.

A General Tax Guide for Arts and Heritage Organisations
Friday 23 July 2017 | Perth Concert Hall, Perth
Registration: 8.30am | Event: 9am-12.30pm followed by lunch and general discussion

Speakers: Kirsty Murray (Tax Director) and Scott Craig (VAT Partner), Scott Moncrieff
This half-day seminar is a must for all financial or budget holding staff and anyone who wants to know how tax affects (and can benefit) arts and heritage organisations and individuals. This session will highlight available tax savings and cover corporate tax, VAT, gift aid, basic rules, common issues and opportunities.

Full details, address and booking click here.

Please feel free to circulate this invitation to your networks and any colleagues who may be interested.

If you would like some more information on these events please do not hesitate to get in touch with Adam Castle (Event Coordinator at Arts & Business Scotland) at

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