How to avoid tax scams this Christmas

Posted in Blog, HMRC, Tax, Tax Blog on November 30, 2018

The number of tax scams reported each month has jumped to 85,000, a new study has revealed.

Study suggests average small business is owed almost £25k in late payments

Posted in Blog, Business, SME, SMEs, SMEs / Business on November 28, 2018

A new study carried out by cloud software provider Xero reveals that the average small British business is owed almost £25,000 in late payments.

What happens if I have a capital gain?

Posted in Blog, HMRC, Tax on November 26, 2018

Business owners and individuals in the UK both need to make sure they are aware of the complex rules governing Capital Gains Tax (CGT), as this tax can …
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Should HMRC delay Making Tax Digital for VAT?

Posted in Blog, Business Blog, HMRC, Making Tax Digital, MTD on November 26, 2018

The Lords Economic Affairs Committee says the Government need to listen to small businesses and delay the rollout of Making Tax Digital for VAT programme …
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Stamp Duty relief saves first-time buyers £426 million

Posted in Blog on November 23, 2018

More than 180,500 first-time buyers have saved on purchasing their first home since the introduction of Stamp Duty Land Tax relief, new figures reveal. …
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What are the consequences of doing nothing about Making Tax Digital?

Posted in Blog, Making Tax Digital, MTD, VAT on November 22, 2018

What is Making Tax Digital (MTD)?

SMEs urged to claim broadband vouchers

Posted in Blog, Business, Business Advice, Business Blog, Government Funding, HMRC, Making Tax Digital, SME, SMEs, SMEs / Business on November 22, 2018

The Government is urging SMEs make use of a scheme that can earn them a £2,500 voucher towards the installation of fibre optic broadband.

SMEs need to invest more time and money in recruitment and productivity

Posted in Blog, Business, SME, SMEs, SMEs / Business on November 21, 2018

UK small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are being urged to invest more time and money in improving recruitment and workplace productivity, after a …
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HMRC warns university students over fake tax refunds scam

Posted in Blog, Tax, Tax Blog, Tax News on November 19, 2018

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) reported that thousands of students have been targeted by hackers, who have tried to obtain their financial details. 

Don’t forget about the Christmas party tax break!

Posted in Blog, HMRC, Tax, Tax Blog on November 16, 2018

Wow, is it that time of year already? As the holiday season fast approaches, businesses up and down the country will be spreading the joy by treating their …
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