Tuesday, July 27th, 2021

Capital Gains Tax: is clarity coming?
It’s fair to say that there’s a general sense of limited, or misunderstanding surrounding Capital Gains Tax (CGT). The Chancellor […]

Tuesday, July 20th, 2021

Could the extended tax break for green motoring be the incentive you need?
Zero-emission cars can now be spotted everywhere, as can electric vehicle (EV) charging points, found in towns and cities all […]

Tuesday, July 13th, 2021

Is this the end for dividends?
If your company accounts showed a loss at its year-end – and plenty of businesses will be in this position, […]

Tuesday, June 22nd, 2021

How long does HMRC have to start an enquiry?
Imagine this scenario: in May, you receive a letter from HMRC, querying a figure on your 2018/19 tax return. But […]

Thursday, November 12th, 2015

Property taxation reforms
The rent a room tax relief limit will increase from £4,250 to £7,500 from 6 April 2016, but with the new tax relief rate restrictions, it could be bad news for those who rent out their spare rooms.

Monday, November 9th, 2015

More detail on dividend changes
HMRC has issued a factsheet about next year’s dividend tax changes announced in The Summer Budget. HMRC have published a “Dividend Allowance Factsheet” to help.

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Autumn Statement 2015 – Date announced
The Chancellor has announced the date of the Autumn Statement. In late July, the Chancellor announced that the results of […]

Thursday, October 29th, 2015

Buy-to-let landlords selling up ahead of tax crackdown
Landlords and their accountants are realising the implications of the tax changes introduced in the Summer Budget. Big mortgage? All higher-rate taxpayers who own buy-to-let properties on which there’s a large mortgage will pay more tax.

Monday, October 26th, 2015

HMRC accelerates to £1bn of collections
HMRC’s accelerated payments programme has now collected £1bn from users of tax avoidance schemes. Will you be next?

Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

Financing start ups with SEIS
Raising finance for a start up company can be difficult at the best of times, but it can be easier if investors are protected should your company do less well than expected.