Pension shakeup

March 19th, 2019
The past week, and who knows for how long into the future, has been a crazy week for politics in the UK. Brexit is chall... Read this article >>

No tax when you sell your home?

March 18th, 2019
The private residence relief allows you to sell your home without paying any capital gains tax (CGT) on the profit you m... Read this article >>

Spring Statement 13 March 2019

March 14th, 2019
The following comments were written on the 13th March 2019 immediately following Philip Hammond’s presentation of ... Read this article >>

Holiday entitlement

March 12th, 2019
According to government sources if you work a five day week, you are entitled to 5.6 weeks’ paid holiday a year. T... Read this article >>

Register your trade mark

March 7th, 2019
As we take steps to disentangle ourselves from the EU and make our mark in the wider global economy this may be a good t... Read this article >>

Tax Diary March/April 2019

March 6th, 2019
1 March 2019 – Due date for Corporation Tax due for the year ended 31 May 2018. 2 March 2019 – Self assessme... Read this article >>

Changes to minimum wage rates

March 6th, 2019
From April 2019, minimum pay rates will increase as set out below. National Living Wage (NLW) rates for workers aged 25 ... Read this article >>

Last call for VAT traders to prepare for new filing regulations

March 6th, 2019
As we have mentioned before in this newsletter, VAT returns filed for periods commencing on or after 1 April 2019, may n... Read this article >>

Limitations of tax relief when you sell your home

March 6th, 2019
It is a commonly held point of view that when you sell your home you won’t pay any tax, and in particular, that yo... Read this article >>

Loans to employees

March 6th, 2019
A reminder that if your business makes a loan to your employees or their relatives this can create tax problems for both... Read this article >>