Blog

Tax security deposits to be extended


Continuing the theme from last week’s blog post, we have listed details of a forthcoming change to the taxation of companies that were disclosed in ... Read More >>
Do not fall for spoof emails from the taxman


New figures show that HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) requested a record 20,750 malicious sites to be taken down in the past 12 months, an increase of 2... Read More >>
Advance notice


Last week the Treasury issued draft clauses for the forthcoming Finance Bill (to be published after the Autumn Budget later this year). These will set... Read More >>
Tax Diary July/August 2018


1 July 2018 – Due date for corporation tax due for the year ended 30 September 2017. 6 July 2018 – Complete and submit forms P11D return o... Read More >>
Director minimum salary levels 2018-19


Many director shareholders take a minimum salary and any balance of remuneration as dividends. This tends to reduce National Insurance Contributions (... Read More >>
Self-employed tax bills


Whether you pay income tax or National Insurance, the effect on your cash flow is the same. The payments are a necessary part of our obligation to fun... Read More >>
Construction drawn into VAT reverse charge process


It would seem, that HMRC is keen to plug the apparent drain from VAT receipts when contractors and sub-contractors charge their customers VAT and then... Read More >>
Unmarried couples to qualify for spousal tax breaks


In a landmark decision, the Supreme Court has ruled that discriminating on the basis of sexual orientation, or a decision to live together rather than... Read More >>
Why don\’t they join up the dots


According to HMRC, around three million couples across the UK have boosted their finances by claiming the Marriage Allowance, but more than a million ... Read More >>
Are you paying too much income tax


When your income exceeds £100,000 for income tax purposes your entitlement to a personal allowance (£11,850 for 2018-19) is reduced by £1 for every... Read More >>

Switch to our mobile site