Requirement to correct tax due on offshore assets

February 20th, 2018
A new legal requirement is included in the Finance (No. 2) Act 2017 that creates an obligation for anyone who has undecl... Read this article >>

This takes the biscuit

February 15th, 2018
In a recent hearing before a tax tribunal, HMRC led the charge to insist that bicarbonate of soda (BoS) was a chemical n... Read this article >>

Intellectual property and Brexit

February 14th, 2018
The Intellectual Property Office has issued commentary on the future of intellectual property (IP) issues following Brex... Read this article >>

Additional support for Carillion subcontractors

February 13th, 2018
A further package of support for the businesses and workers affected by Carillion’s liquidation was announced Satu... Read this article >>

Text message scammers scuppered by HMRC

February 12th, 2018
HMRC has stopped thousands of taxpayers from receiving scam text messages, with 90 percent of the most convincing texts ... Read this article >>

Tax Diary February/March 2018

February 5th, 2018
1 February 2018 – Due date for corporation tax payable for the year ended 30 April 2017. 19 February 2018 – ... Read this article >>

What is in a name

February 5th, 2018
A company, Casio Services Ltd (CSL), had been registered with Companies House since June 2016, and after that confirmati... Read this article >>

Unexpected VAT charge for UK importers

February 5th, 2018
With no agreement on tariffs, the UK will be treated as any other non-EU trading nation post Brexit. Consequently, UK im... Read this article >>

Biker club wins VAT case

February 5th, 2018
Many clubs offer members a range of services for their membership fee. For example, membership may include a members&rsq... Read this article >>

Getting ready for Making Tax Digital

February 5th, 2018
As our regular readers of our newsletter will be aware, the government has back-tracked on their original proposal to di... Read this article >>