RxBridge

RxBridge can provide up to 4 times your monthly NHS income in additional funding to help you meet your customers’ evolving needs and build your business.

Company Summary: There has never been a better time for entrepreneurially-minded professionals to build a thriving pharmacy business.  Using real-time trading data and other business information to assess the true strength of your business, we give you the funding you need to make a real impact. How can you help our members? Growth opportunities range from delivering additional clinical services, providing a superior customer experience that makes you stand out, and acquiring additional pharmacies. Whether you’ve just acquired your first pharmacy or already have a pharmacy group, further growth and modernising your business requires a substantial investment. That’s where we come in. What support is provided? We can provide up to 4 times your monthly NHS income in additional funding to help you meet your customers’ evolving needs and build your business. What can you offer our members as added value? Traditional lenders simply aren’t suited to understand pharmacies. That’s why we built a funding model that was designed to work specifically for your business. With RxBridge you get: The funding you need to make a real impact The freedom to make the investment decisions that you choose Financing that grows as you grow Support from people who understand your business and the sector Are there any helpful resources for our members to use or download?…

Catax

Catax (Previously known as R D Tax Solutions) are a nationwide report specialist that excel in securing retrospective and current year R&D Tax Relief on behalf of owners of limited companies.

Company Summary: Catax are proud to be NPA’s Partner specialising in Research & Development, helping you and your clients uncover the hidden tax relief in their businesses. How can you help our members?  A high proportion of limited companies operating within various industries could be eligible for R&D Tax Relief. However, many of these companies are unaware of this tax relief as there is a misconception that only people in white lab coats in laboratories working for the big pharmaceuticals can claim. We have seen that on average Pharmacy owners receive £29,000 in the form of a tax rebate from HMRC. Any business that is growing, going through a transformation or looking to diversify into new markets are often undertaking research & development without even knowing. If this sounds like your business why not speak with your local Catax representative? • We have over 40 years of experience in Research & Development and Capital Allowances tax relief • We have 12,000 clients • All our processes are kept in-house for the highest quality service • Average Client Benefit £39,000 (Research & Development) • Average Client Benefit £46,000 (Capital Allowances) As an NPA member, Catax offers you the following benefits free of charge: • Your own Business Development Manager who will identify if your Pharmacy is eligible for a claim • Dedicated in-house team; Case Managers, Technical Callers, R&D Auditors & Financial Analysts • R&D CPD Training What support is provided?…

Silver Levene LLP

We act for many independent pharmacy contractors, small and medium sized groups, locums and have amassed over 30 years of in-depth, pharmacy-specific knowledge.

Company Summary: We act for many independent pharmacy contractors, small and medium sized groups, locums and have amassed over 30 years of in-depth, pharmacy-specific knowledge. How can you help our members? We offer a bespoke service. If you are looking to outsource your bookkeeping, accounting, payroll, VAT and tax returns, or wish to minimise risk and tax liability, we can help. Leaving you to run your pharmacy profitably, fund growth and essential investment and develop your services. What support is provided?  We aim to minimise your tax and ensure you meet your compliance obligations and you do not pay any penalties because of delays. We offer: Proactive advice Courteous responses A value for money service What can your offer our members as added value?  We are pharmacy specialist accountants and we will benchmark your pharmacy with our other pharmacy clients. All work is done by a team of dedicated and well-trained professionals. We also have a quick turnaround time. We will help grow your business. We offer a free no obligation initial meeting in person at our office, telephone or video conference. Are there any helpful resources for our members to use or download? We are a proactive accountancy firm, you may be aware that Umesh Modi (Partner, Pharmacy Department) and Vinku Shah (Manager, Pharmacy Department) write pharmacy-specific finance related articles and blogs regularly, here are some samples recently published: Published blog Silver Levene LLP – Are you thinking of buying a pharmacy?…

Lloyds Bank – Cardnet Merchant Services

Lloyds Bank Cardnet provide NPA members with negotiated rates & point of sale solutions that will create additional value and return for every pharmacy outlet.

Company Summary: Lloyds Bank Cardnet has over 25 years’ experience of supporting businesses of all shapes and sizes with their card processing needs. As Part of Lloyds Banking Group Plc Lloyds Bank Cardnet are backed by centuries of financial expertise and a strong belief in collaborative banking. By getting to know your business, Lloyds Bank Cardnet will tailor their services to suit the way your business operates. How can you help our members? As the need for card payments increases, it’s good to know there’s a fast, secure way to process card payments. Lloyds Bank Cardnet lets you receive payments online, over the phone and in person, meaning you can focus on what’s really important. Here are some reasons to choose Lloyds Bank Cardnet: Tailored to you – choose from card readers to online payment solutions that can scale with you Straightforward – clear and transparent pricing with no hidden fees or confusing small print, just simple and secure payment acceptance that’s easy to set up Designed to keep you in control – online reporting tools monitor transactions, whilst our team help you stay PCI DSS complaint and provide expert technical support Easy to join – All you need is a business bank account & we will talk through what solution is right for you What support is provided? …