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14-08-2018
Limited liability for sole traders?

Limited liability for sole traders?

The Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) has updated its papers on the possibility of launching a Sole ... read more

14-08-2018
Time to declare offshore assets?

Time to declare offshore assets?

HMRC has published a press release to remind taxpayers that the 30 September 2018 deadline to come ... read more

14-08-2018
VAT on transfer of business as a going concern

VAT on transfer of business as a going concern

The transfer of a business as a going concern (TOGC) rules consider the VAT liability on the sale of a ... read more

14-08-2018
Duty free limits for travellers

Duty free limits for travellers

Here is a reminder for travellers of their duty and tax free allowances whilst travelling this ... read more

14-08-2018
New counter-fraud squad

New counter-fraud squad

A new Government Counter Fraud Profession (GCFP) is to be launched on 9th October to help fight fraud in ... read more

14-08-2018
Intellectual property scam

Intellectual property scam

The Intellectual Property Office (IPO) is warning taxpayers of a new intellectual property (IP) scam, ... read more

14-08-2018
The Cycle to Work scheme and National Minimum Wage

The Cycle to Work scheme and National Minimum Wage

There are special rules involving bicycles usually referred to as 'Cycle to Work' arrangements. The Cycle ... read more

14-08-2018
HMRC interest rates

HMRC interest rates

Following the recent increase in the Bank of England base rate to 0.75%, HMRC has announced changes to ... read more

14-08-2018
Corporation Tax computations

Corporation Tax computations

The Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) provides independent advice to the government on simplifying the ... read more

13-08-2018
Employers have published gender pay gap data

Employers have published gender pay gap data

Under new gender pay gap regulations that came into force in April 2017, all employers with over 250 ... read more

07-08-2018
32.5% Corporation Tax on overdrawn directors’ loans

32.5% Corporation Tax on overdrawn directors’ loans

HMRC defines a director's loan as money taken from your company (by you or other close family members) ... read more

07-08-2018
Tax free health benefits

Tax free health benefits

There is no requirement for employers to pay tax and National Insurance on certain health benefits ... read more

07-08-2018
Gifting share in home

Gifting share in home

Most gifts made during a person's life are not subject to tax at the time of the gift. These lifetime ... read more

07-08-2018
What is overpayment relief?

What is overpayment relief?

Overpayment relief was introduced from 1 April 2010 and replaced error or mistake relief for Income Tax, ... read more

07-08-2018
VAT – goods on sale or return

VAT – goods on sale or return

There are special VAT rules that must be followed when you sell goods on a sale or return basis. Goods ... read more

07-08-2018
Fixtures and fitting on transfer of ownership

Fixtures and fitting on transfer of ownership

The tax treatment of the sale of fixtures and fittings included in the sale or purchase of a commercial ... read more

07-08-2018
Childcare voucher scheme issues

Childcare voucher scheme issues

The Tax-Free Childcare Scheme (TFCS) was launched in April 2017 and opened to all remaining eligible ... read more

07-08-2018
Emails and letters from HMRC

Emails and letters from HMRC

HMRC continues to warn taxpayers about email phishing scams. Phishing emails are used by fraudsters to ... read more

01-08-2018
Football agent scores £1.2m own goal

Football agent scores £1.2m own goal

A former football agent, Jerome Anderson, who looked after over 200 players during his career including ... read more

01-08-2018
Correcting errors on your VAT return

Correcting errors on your VAT return

Where an error on a past VAT return is uncovered taxpayers have a duty to correct the error as soon as ... read more