Category: Blog

New joint account for tax payments

11 March 2021 |

From 2021, a new joint account for tax payments is introduced.

Also, payment deadline for all taxes has been set as 23rd date of month.

Requisites for the new bank account for tax payments:

Beneficiary: Valsts Kase
Beneficiary’s reg. Nr.: 90000010008
Beneficiary’s Bank: Valsts Kase
IBAN: LV33TREL1060000300000
Categories: Blog, Business, Insights

Subsidies offered for companies whose turnovers suffered from Covid-19

2 March 2021 |

Companies whose turnover suffered as a result of Covid-19 can apply for subsidies for the period from November 2020 through May 2021.

Subsidy size

For months of 2021, 60% (for months of 2020: 30%) of total gross salary paid in August, September and November 2020.

Maximal total subsidy size – EUR 100,000 per month.

Eligible companies

Subsidy can be claimed for the months, where turnover has decreased by at least 20% as compared to the average of turnover for August, September and November 2020and also by at least 30% as compared to the respective month of 2019 or 2020.

Deadline for applying

The subsidies can be applied for by 15 June 2021.

There are certain conditions the company should comply with for applying for the subsidy.

Categories: Blog, Business, Clients, Insights

A2B Pull Learning Concept

21 September 2018 |

One of the concepts that we are going to base our upcoming basic accounting training course upon is what we call “The Pull Learning Concept”.

Our traditional education is based on what I call “Push learning” model, i.e., knowledge is purshed into the students. Students come to a school, college or university and study what they are offered to learn.”

In the last few years, another learning model that I call “Pull learning” has started to evolve. In this model students have a strong desire to learn and take responsibility for getting the knowledge. For example, there are may internet resources where one can learn programming and other skills. My mom learns new recepies watching you tube videos. (Actually, she cooks so well that she should be making such videos herself.)

The main idea of A2B approach to learning is to shift accent from teacher giving knowledge to student getting (pulling) the knowledge.

Responsibility for the result is shifted from teacher to student – the student has 100% responsibility for the result.

A2B Role is to:

  • Propose the student curriculum and learning goals;
  • Give tools to evaluate success;
  • Give access to teachers (people who posess and share the knowledge) – this is not critical as people can learn elsewhere;
  • Help the student to evaluate results (check that I understand right or “correct me if I am wrong”).

So, A2B Task is to:

  • Prepare self training plan;
  • Prepare learning goals – for each session;
  • Prepare self-evaluation questions;
  • Deliver knowledge (in passive (Pull) mode);
  • Help to evaluate results (in Pull mode).

The student is in the centre here – A2B is assisting and responding – student is asking and requesting.

“We give you the roadmap and guidance – you do the walking”.

Categories: Blog, Employees, Facebook
Tags: ,

Keyboard shortcuts to work with tables faster in Excel

14 September 2018 |

Ctrl + A – selects the entire contiguous range;

Ctrl + A Twice – selects the entire sheet;

Ctrl + Spacebar – selects the entire column;

Shift + Left/Right Arrow – selects multiple columns;

Shift + Spacebar – selects the entire row

Shift + Up/Down Arrow – selects multiple rows;

Shift + Backspace – deselect raw/column/table.

Categories: Blog, Clients, Employees, Insights
Tags: ,