Autumn Budget 2018: Introduction
A true indication that, after nearly a decade, ‘austerity is Read more..
2020 May bank holiday will be moved to mark 75th anniversary of VE Day
The government has announced that the date of next year’s Read more..
Gifts with strings attached
The majority of gifts made during a person's life are Read more..
The tax consequences of social events
The cost of a staff party or other annual entertainment is Read more..
Selling the family heirlooms
There are special rules concerning the payment of Capital Read more..
When does ATED apply?
The Annual Tax on Enveloped Dwellings (ATED) came into Read more..
VAT and disaggregation
The artificial separation of businesses is where two or more Read more..
HMRC’s complaint handling process
Taxpayers may find themselves in a position where they need Read more..
On your e-bike
The Cycling Minister, Michael Ellis, has announced a number Read more..
HMRC cancels penalties charged to 6,000 families
The High Income Child Benefit Charge (HICBC) was introduced Read more..
HMRC blocks phone fraudsters
Fraudsters have been blocked from using HMRC’s most Read more..
Free television licences scrapped for over-75s
The TV licence fee has not been payable by those aged 75 or Read more..
Genuine HMRC messages
HMRC has issued an updated version of their online guidance Read more..
Free information about companies
A surprising amount of free information about companies is Read more..
Employer owned property and sub-letting
In some industries, employers provide accommodation to Read more..
Cashback schemes and tax
Statement of Practice 4/97 sets out HMRC’s views on Read more..
VAT reverse charge construction industry
A change to the VAT rules first announced at Budget 2018, Read more..
Working past retirement age
There are many taxpayers who have reached the State Pension Read more..
Working from home allowance
If you are self-employed and running a business from your Read more..
Working tax credits you could claim
The Working Tax Credit (WTC) is designed to help taxpayers Read more..
New crackdown on funeral plans
The government has announced new plans to crackdown on high Read more..
What records must a VAT trader keep?
There are distinct rules that VAT registered businesses must Read more..
IHT and foreign property
If a permanent home (domicile) is in the UK then any foreign Read more..
Non-resident company liability to Corporation Tax
Under the current rules non-resident companies with a Read more..
New advisory fuel rates published
Advisory fuel rates are intended to reflect actual average Read more..