New protection for company directors from identity fraud

March 5th, 2018
The Department of Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy issued the following announcement last week: Company direct... Read this article >>

Just a few weeks to the end of the tax year

February 28th, 2018
The 5 April 2018, is the next key marker for tax advisors, the end of the current tax year. Why is this date especially ... Read this article >>

Inheritance tax due for a shakeup

February 22nd, 2018
The government has tasked the department charged with simplifying our present tax system with taking a fresh look at inh... Read this article >>

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 >>