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What is the government doing to prepare us for Brexit?

February 4th, 2019
According to a recent announcement on the GOV.UK website, preparations include: Recruitment of 700 new staff to work on ... Read this article >>

Are you ready for the VAT filing changes?

February 4th, 2019
A reminder that from 1 April 2019, VAT registered traders with turnover in excess of the current VAT registration limit,... Read this article >>

What are your tax planning options for 2018-19?

February 4th, 2019
Options for adopting 99% of tax planning opportunities for 2018-19 ends on 5 April 2019, just a couple of months away. T... Read this article >>

Government fiddles over Brexit

January 29th, 2019
Leaving aside the fact that there were no violins available, it’s interesting to seek a comparison between the sup... Read this article >>

Are your contractors disguised employees

January 24th, 2019
What is a disguised employee? Very definitely, it is not an individual holding a clock card in fancy dress. It is contra... Read this article >>

Unbelievable excuses and dubious expenses

January 22nd, 2019
HMRC seem to be working on their people skills, either that or they have decided to soften their hard sales approach to ... Read this article >>

How do we prepare for Brexit when so much is undecided?

January 17th, 2019
It is hardly surprising that Brexit is fast becoming as big a turnoff as tax. How on earth are we supposed to react or a... Read this article >>

Why does the UK tax year end 5th April?

January 15th, 2019
A bit of history this week but with a practical outcome for 2019. Up to 1582, Europe used the Julian calendar introduced... Read this article >>

Have you received your tax statement?

January 10th, 2019
HMRC normally send out a tax statement this time of the year to all self-assessment taxpayers that have submitted a tax ... Read this article >>

Travelling to the EU after Brexit

January 8th, 2019
The following guidance was published on the GOV.UK website 20 December 2018. Much of the guidance has been updated on th... Read this article >>