Changes in Dividend Allowances

Posted on March 28, 2018

From 6 April 2018 there are significant changes to the tax free Dividend Allowances. Currently the tax free Dividend allowance is £5,000 in the 18/19 tax year, ie from...

Private Sector IR35 reforms?

Posted on March 19, 2018

There were no updates to the Governments proposals to change how IR35 operates in the private sector in last weeks spring statement. There has been chatter that any...

IR35 Forum

Posted on February 6, 2018

The IR35 Forum minutes of the meeting held on the 11th December 2017 are now available on HMRC’s website. From the minutes of the meeting they make indications...

Property taxation

Posted on February 1, 2018

Should you should hold rental property privately or through a limited company? The answer to most of these types of questions, is it depends on your specific...

Self Assessment deadline looming

Posted on January 24, 2018

The deadline for self assessment tax returns is drawing near, its midnight next Wednesday 31 January 2018, so not a lot of time to get your self assessment tax return...

Budget 2017 – Highlights

Posted on November 22, 2017

Research and Development An additional £2.3bn will be made available to fund an increase in the research and development tax credit to 12%. This will take effect from 1...

Do you have offshore assets?

Posted on October 27, 2017

UK Taxpayers with undeclared UK Tax liabilities because of undeclared offshore Assets, need to settle their tax liabilities by 30 September 2018 or face penalties of up...

How could Brexit change taxes in the UK

Posted on September 15, 2017

Brexit is a big uncertainty in the UK economy, and will impact many aspects of our economic life, taxation being one of them, whilst a lot of this is uncertain at the...

Problems with Childcare?

Posted on August 10, 2017

Childcare is now an expensive business with the average cost of a full time UK nursery place being over £11,000 for a child under 2. Childcare now takes up a...

I am a contractor do I need a pension scheme?

Posted on July 25, 2017

This is a question we often get asked, I am a contractor am I required to set up a pension scheme? It is now a legal requirement for all employees to have a workplace...

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