New guidance on sexual harassment and harassment at work
The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) has published new technical guidance on sexual harassment ... read more
Don’t be taken in by this scam
The Insolvency Service has warned that fraudsters have been contacting investors in insolvent schemes ... read more
Disclosing VAT errors
Where an error on a past VAT return is uncovered, you have a duty to correct the error as soon as ... read more
Ways that HMRC can collect overdue tax
If you are unable to pay your tax bill or need time to pay then it is in your best interests to contact ... read more
HMRC publish strange late filing excuses?
A recent press release by HMRC has revealed some of the oddest excuses for submitting a late tax return, ... read more
Relief for CGT losses
Usually, if you sell an asset for less than you paid for it you would make a capital loss. As a general ... read more
When is a Will revoked?
We have previously covered the importance of making a Will and ensuring that assets are divided amongst ... read more
Scottish 2020 Budget
Derek Mackay, Scotland’s finance secretary has announced that the Scottish Government’s ... read more
New taskforce to target waste criminals
A new taskforce has been launched to tackle serious and organised waste crime, such as dumping hazardous ... read more
Statutory maternity, adoption, paternity, shared parental and sick pay to rise from April 2020
According to proposals set out in a government policy paper, the revised rates for statutory maternity ... read more
Tax allowances you can claim for business cars
Capital Allowances allow your business to secure tax relief for certain capital expenditure. Qualifying ... read more
On your bike – tax free cycling
There are special rules involving bicycles for work use, usually referred to as 'Cycle to Work' ... read more
Public transport costs and tax
There are certain tax rules that it is important to consider if you pay for the public transport costs of ... read more
Money laundering and terrorist financing
The money laundering rules are designed to protect the UK financial system and put in place certain ... read more
What qualifies for First Year Allowances?
Businesses can claim a 100% first-year allowance (FYA) on the purchase of certain qualifying Plant and ... read more
VAT - what is a limited cost trader?
The VAT Flat Rate Scheme (FRS) has been designed to simplify the way a business accounts for VAT and in ... read more
Close down a company by striking it off the register
There are a limited range of circumstances when a company can request to be removed from the register ... read more
Did you file your tax return on Christmas Day?
A new press release by HMRC has highlighted the fact that 3,003 taxpayers took the time to file their tax ... read more
Last reminder for parents with income in excess of £50,000
Parents could be liable for the High Income Child Benefit tax charge if either partner's income ... read more
Don’t forget to pay tax on or before 31 January 2020
The 31 January 2020 is not just the final date for submission of your Self-Assessment tax return for ... read more