Treasury urged to rethink buy-to-let crackdown
The Government is being urged to stop its crackdown on the buy-to-let market, following evidence showing the negative effects ofRead more.
Businesses urged to inform staff of tax-free childcare
Employers are being advised to assist employees with covering the costs of childcare, with the school holidays in full swing.Read more.
Saving for your retirement
Are you on track for a comfortable retirement? All of us dream of the day we can retire, saying goodbyeRead more.
Construction industry scheme
And upcoming changes for reverse charge VAT. Few sectors have such an impact in the UK as the construction industry.Read more.
Incorporation no longer automatically resets the two year requirement for sole traders
Entrepreneurs’ Relief (ER) entitles a business owner to significant relief from Capital Gains Tax (CGT) on the disposal of theirRead more.
Remember to pay the annual data protection charge
Businesses across the UK are being reminded that, if they process personal data, they are subject to a legal requirementRead more.
More than 150 chief financial officers and senior finance executives personally fined by HMRC last year
Research by law firm, Pinsent Masons, has found that more than 150 chief financial officers and other senior finance executivesRead more.
Value of UK SMEs reach £3 trillion
New research has found that the total value of UK SMEs has reached more than £3 trillion – with theRead more.
Businesses encouraged to increase readiness for no-deal Brexit
Businesses across the UK are being encouraged to increase their readiness for a no-deal Brexit. The Institute of Directors (IoD)Read more.
SMEs unaware of £1 million annual investment allowance
A new study has found that more than half (58 per cent) of SMEs are not aware of a temporaryRead more.
Taxpayers’ bills delayed by payment on account errors
The Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT) has revealed that problems with HMRC’s IT systems earlier this year, relating to calculationsRead more.
Wealthiest UK families save nearly £700 million a year in Inheritance Tax
A new report has found that a significant proportion of the UK’s Business Relief goes to those with more thanRead more.
Revenue tests new trigger to increase the accuracy of PAYE codes
HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) is trialling a new trigger, which is intended to improve the accuracy of employees’ PAYERead more.
New code launched to help protect victims of sophisticated banking fraud
A new code has been launched by 17 UK banks to protect customers who fall victim to a sophisticated formRead more.
EIS and SEIS tax relief funding passes £2.1 billion
A rise over the course of the 2017-18 tax year saw funding for the Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) and SeedRead more.
Significant lack of awareness around gifting rules for IHT
A new report published by the National Centre for Social Research (NatCen) and the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) hasRead more.
MTD for VAT – relaxation on posting supplier statements
HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has updated its VAT notice regarding Making Tax Digital (MTD) for VAT to relax severalRead more.