Business Advice

Making a Business Interruption Insurance Claim

As a result of the recent Supreme Court announcement that small businesses can make a business interruption claim, this is good news for our Dental clients and other SME’s. We have detailed the steps you need to consider when making a Business Interruption Claim. But now the time has come that you need to file […]


Interview with Arun Mehra in Good Money Guide

Providing business finance to the healthcare sector Why did you decide to set up Samera, and what’s been the best part so far? I started Samera from my dad’s dining table back in 2002. Initially, we started as a firm of Chartered Accountants for the Healthcare sector. Since those early days we have evolved significantly, now offering […]

Raising Finance

Do you have concerns about UDA Clawbacks?

Are you worried about completing your NHS contract this year, could this have an impact on your businesses cash-flow position?  We know that UDAs can be missed for a number of reasons, such as a high performing associate leaving the practice or principle being unable to work due to illness, and this can cause issues […]

Raising Finance

Annual Investment Allowance

April’s year end is fast approaching, have you used your full Annual Investment Allowance for this tax year? The Annual investment allowance (AIA) gives businesses tax relief when purchasing assets such as plant and machinery i.e. dental chair. AIA allows you to claim back 100% tax relief on the asset purchased, which could help reduce […]

Business Advice

The 13 Books You Need to Read to Succeed

One of the many questions we are asked by clients is ‘what are the best books for business owners?’. Listed below is a selection by Arun Mehra, our CEO, which he has read and have helped him shape his thoughts and businesses.  Awaken the Giant Within – Anthony Robbins 7 Habits of Highly Effective People […]


Teddie Puts a Smile on all our Faces

Teddie is a regular well loved visitor to our offices always putting a smile on all our faces! She’s transformed our lives in the last 18 months and even had a massive impact on the Samera business! She sits smiling on our team website page and in fact, was the reason two key team members […]

NHS Tendering

NHS Orthodontics tenders 2020 – is it too late?

NHS Orthodontics tenders are still viable, with commissioning in the North of England and Midlands and the East of England are still open.South of England and recently London results prove it’s a mixed bag out there, from existing practices retaining contracts to large well known corporates losing massive well established contracts, new groups winning bids […]


Business Advice for Dentists

Is there really a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow? Sweat, stress, anxiety and sleepless nights – my business advice for dentists. Don’t kid yourself if you think owning and running a business is your path to riches and financial freedom. For many entrepreneurs there isn’t a pot of gold waiting for […]