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Private pension tax relief

December 5th, 2017
There was much speculation prior to the budget last month, that the tax relief for higher rate tax payers was going to b... Read this article >>

Company capital gains relief is frozen

December 4th, 2017
Before the Autumn Budget, the capital gains tax (CGT) calculations of companies included a relief called the indexation ... Read this article >>

First time buyer bonanza

November 28th, 2017
HMRC have laid out the detail of their budget plans to support first-time home buyers in their quest to buy their first ... Read this article >>

The Autumn Budget 2017

November 23rd, 2017
Autumn Budget 2017 Prospects for growth, especially for productivity have been downgraded, but the Chancellor was bullis... Read this article >>

End of year tax planning

November 22nd, 2017
We are moving closer to the end of the current tax year – 2017-18 – and as we have mentioned in previous pos... Read this article >>

Are your bank deposits protected

November 21st, 2017
The Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) is the place to go if your bank or other regulated organisation is una... Read this article >>

January 2018 and taxes to pay

November 16th, 2017
January is the month when individuals and businesses are required to pay tax. If your business is a limited company, and... Read this article >>

Child benefit tax trap

November 14th, 2017
A family claiming the weekly Child Benefit (currently, £20.70 a week for eldest or only child and £13.70 a w... Read this article >>

Abolition of self-employed NIC to be deferred

November 10th, 2017
The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) has welcomed a recent announcement by the Government that there will be a one-y... Read this article >>

Smaller businesses to be drawn into the VAT net

November 9th, 2017
The Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) published a report setting out a range of proposals for simplifying VAT. Accordin... Read this article >>