Is this a good time to invest

October 16th, 2018
This article considers the question: should businesses invest in new equipment or other long-term capital acquisitions a... Read this article >>

Exclusivity and tax relief

October 11th, 2018
In order to qualify as a deduction for tax purposes we have to demonstrate that the expenditure was incurred “whol... Read this article >>

Importing goods from outside the EU

October 9th, 2018
Although the Brexit issue is not yet decided it may be salutary for businesses to consider the changes they will need to... Read this article >>

Did your goat eat your accounts?

October 4th, 2018
Companies House have published a list of bizarre excuses for the late filing of their statutory accounts. They include: ... Read this article >>

Tax Diary September/October 2019

October 2nd, 2018
1 October 2018 – Due date for Corporation Tax due for the year ended 31 December 2017. 19 October 2018 – PAY... Read this article >>

Passport issues if a no-deal Brexit

October 2nd, 2018
Guidance on the use of a British passport to travel abroad after 29 March 2019, if there is a “no-deal” Brex... Read this article >>

What is a reasonable excuse

October 2nd, 2018
HMRC is still required to obtain certain returns from you even if there is no income or tax to declare. Failure to submi... Read this article >>

Invoice discounting with larger customers

October 2nd, 2018
Suppliers who sell goods and services to larger concerns often find that the terms of their supply, limits or bans the p... Read this article >>

About turn, you can use spreadsheets

October 2nd, 2018
HMRC has about-faced regarding the ban on using spreadsheets to work out your VAT return data from 1 April 2019, when th... Read this article >>

Not so trivial

October 2nd, 2018
Options for reducing the impact of taxation on our earnings are somewhat limited. That said, there are still opportuniti... Read this article >>