Property investments once again hit by new tax rules

Posted in Latest News on September 10, 2018

In the last few years the property sector has been hit by a number of new tax rules, but now there are two new things on the horizon that landlords must …
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HMRC releases new advisory fuel rates for company car users

Posted in Latest News on September 10, 2018

With the price of fuel going up, employees and businesses will welcome new changes to the fuel advisory rates, which from 1 September 2018 have slightly …
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One in ten small businesses are concerned about business failure

Posted in Latest News on September 10, 2018

A new study has revealed that in the last three months the number of SMEs predicting they could close has doubled from five per cent to 10 per cent. Produced …
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A quick guide to the new penalties for late MTD filing and payments

Posted in Latest News on September 10, 2018

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has announced a pair of penalty systems for late filing and late payment under Making Tax Digital (MTD) for VAT, which …
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Regulator tells banks to stop victim-blaming

Posted in Latest News on September 10, 2018

The increasing sophistication of bank scams means that customers who lose money to such schemes should not automatically be blamed, the Financial Ombudsman …
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Working 9 to 5? It’s an unusual way to make a living

Posted in Latest News on September 10, 2018

The archetypal 9am to 5pm working day might be so ingrained into the psyche of workers across the Western world that Dolly Parton wrote a song about it, …
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Are you protected in the event of an HMRC investigation?

Posted in Latest News on August 13, 2018

Being targeted with an HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) tax investigation can be a very daunting experience. This can happen to potentially any person or …
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What happens when I need to protect my assets from IHT?

Posted in Latest News on August 13, 2018

Individuals and families who wish to pass on their legacy need to tread very carefully in order to ensure they are not hit with a hefty Inheritance Tax …
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Documents reveal HMRC plans to secretly access bank account information

Posted in Latest News on August 6, 2018

Documents published online have revealed HM Revenue & Customs’ (HMRC) plans to secretly access bank account information. The planned new powers come …
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Tens of thousands of fake HMRC websites taken down

Posted in Latest News on August 6, 2018

Figures published by HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) show that 20,750 malicious websites have been taken down over the last year – 29 per cent more than …
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