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17-10-2019
What does the Queen’s Speech mean for employment law?

What does the Queen’s Speech mean for employment law?

The Queen’s Speech 2019 outlined several Brexit-related Bills, including an Immigration and Social ... read more

16-10-2019
New £20 note unveiled

New £20 note unveiled

The Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney, has unveiled the design of the new £20 note ... read more

16-10-2019
National Living/Minimum Wage entitlement

National Living/Minimum Wage entitlement

A reminder that the current National Minimum Wage (NMW) and National Living Wage (NLW) rates came into ... read more

16-10-2019
Who is eligible for 10% tax on business sale?

Who is eligible for 10% tax on business sale?

Entrepreneurs' Relief (ER) can be valuable relief when selling your business, your shares in a ... read more

16-10-2019
Tax if you return to the UK

Tax if you return to the UK

There used to be a form that had to be completed advising HMRC if you were returning to live in the UK ... read more

16-10-2019
Provisional date announced for Autumn Budget 2019

Provisional date announced for Autumn Budget 2019

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Sajid Javid, has announced that he is planning to hold his first Autumn ... read more

16-10-2019
Gifts in anticipation of marriage

Gifts in anticipation of marriage

There is a special exemption from Inheritance Tax for cash gifts made on or shortly before the date that ... read more

16-10-2019
Definition of a Welsh taxpayer

Definition of a Welsh taxpayer

The start of the 2019-20 tax year marked a fundamental change to the way Income Tax is calculated for ... read more

16-10-2019
Definition of a Scottish taxpayer

Definition of a Scottish taxpayer

The Scottish rate of Income Tax (SRIT) commenced on 6 April 2016 and is administered by HMRC on behalf of ... read more

16-10-2019
Simplified import procedures

Simplified import procedures

HMRC has automatically registered many businesses to use simplified import procedures should the UK leave ... read more

08-10-2019
Changing your company’s year end

Changing your company’s year end

There are special rules in place which limit your options to change your company’s year-end date. A ... read more

08-10-2019
What is the Inheritance Tax residence nil rate band?

What is the Inheritance Tax residence nil rate band?

The Inheritance Tax residence nil-rate band (RNRB) came into effect on 6 April 2017. The RNRB is a ... read more

08-10-2019
What is Capital Gains Tax incorporation relief?

What is Capital Gains Tax incorporation relief?

If you own a business as a sole trader or in partnership, a Capital Gain will arise if your business is ... read more

08-10-2019
Overdrawn directors’ loans

Overdrawn directors’ loans

An overdrawn Director’s Loan Account is created when a director (or other close family members) ... read more

08-10-2019
When overseas companies need to register at Companies House

When overseas companies need to register at Companies House

An overseas company must register with Companies House if they want to set up a place of business or ... read more

08-10-2019
Objecting to a limited company being struck off

Objecting to a limited company being struck off

There are a limited range of circumstances when a company can request to be removed from the register ... read more

02-10-2019
Post Brexit funding announced

Post Brexit funding announced

The Chancellor is set to announce a new package of measures to help the UK prepare for a post-Brexit ... read more

02-10-2019
Residential landlords’ tax changes complete April 2020

Residential landlords’ tax changes complete April 2020

The tax relief on finance costs used to buy investment properties is being gradually restricted to the ... read more

02-10-2019
Making a loss when you sell your home?

Making a loss when you sell your home?

One of the most often used and valuable of the Capital Gains Tax (CGT) exemptions is Private Residence ... read more

02-10-2019
Changes to off-payroll working from April 2020

Changes to off-payroll working from April 2020

The rules for individuals providing services to the public sector via an intermediary such as a Personal ... read more