How do I go about saving some tax?

Posted on June 30, 2014

This is a question we often get asked by clients. There are a wide range of low risk opportunities to save tax but also some high risk ones as well, such as the tax...

Over 5 million people impacted by PAYE errors

Posted on June 23, 2014

Since the Real Time Information (RTI) reporting of PAYE was introduced in 2013/14 a staggering 5 million people have paid the incorrect amount of tax through PAYE. This...

Higher rate taxpayers could be missing out on £225 million in tax relief

Posted on June 19, 2014

You could be one of the UK’s higher-rate tax payers missing out on £225 million in tax relief each year by not paying in to a pension. The insurer Prudential recently...

Are HMRC about to sell your tax details

Posted on June 13, 2014

As a Guildford accountant, we hear all of the latest goings on at HMRC, and as a taxpayer, you may be interested to learn that there is a plan afoot to sell...

Should your Tax data be in the public domain?

Posted on June 8, 2014

Should HMRC be allowed to provide anonymised  tax payer data to interested third parties? We now, like it or not,  live in a world of big data where business, policy...

A word of warning to the self-employed

Posted on June 2, 2014

At Guildford accountant Sherwin Currid, we have many clients on our books who earn over £81,000 a year, and are therefore required to be registered for  VAT. Recent...

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