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Change to the State Pension triple lock

Change to the State Pension triple lock  Pensioners ‘deeply disappointed’, particularly women and self-employed   The earnings benchmark of the State Pension triple lock will be temporarily set aside for next…

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Blog, Covid-19, News, Pension
Posted on: 16th November 2021

HMRC has Inheritance Tax in its sights says Haslers

HMRC has Inheritance Tax in its sights says Haslers New research has revealed that HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has launched almost 3,600 investigations into Inheritance Tax this year – collecting an extra £254 million…

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Posted on: 16th November 2021

Working in the Construction Industry Scheme (CIS)?

Working in the Construction Industry Scheme (CIS)? If you are working within the Construction Industry then you would have no doubt faced the challenges of CIS. The admin and monthly…

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Blog, SMEs / Business, Tax, Tax Blog
Posted on: 12th November 2021

Changes to the way self-employed businesses will be taxed

Changes to the way self-employed businesses will be taxed  The government has confirmed that it will go ahead with its plans to reform how self-employed businesses will be taxed. If you fall into this category…

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Posted on: 10th November 2021

Haslers warns self-employed about costly and complex changes to the tax basis

Haslers warns self-employed about costly and complex changes to the tax basis All unincorporated businesses, including sole traders, the self-employed and trading partnerships, could face a much higher tax bill in years to come, according…

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Posted on: 10th November 2021

Top pension tips if you’re about to retire

Top pension tips if you’re about to retire  Understanding your options and putting a plan in place   We spend our working lives building towards retirement. Choices we make today will have a big impact…

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Blog, Pension, SMEs / Business
Posted on: 12th October 2021

What’s happening with inflation?

Easing of lockdowns boosts consumer confidence and unleashes pent-up demand  What’s happening with inflation? Understanding inflation is an important factor when it comes to your financial success. If you don’t factor inflation in when deciding…

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Blog, Covid-19, SMEs / Business
Posted on: 6th October 2021

BEWARE OF SCAMS

BEWARE OF SCAMS Over the last 18 months we have seen a great increase in fraudulent scams which are becoming more elaborate and sophisticated with…

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Blog, Business, Covid-19, SMEs / Business
Posted on: 28th September 2021

Zero rating for new build dwellings

Zero rating for new build dwellings  Building works to construct a new dwelling are VAT zero rated but there are strict conditions to be met…

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Blog, Covid-19
Posted on: 20th September 2021

Hospitality sector faces rise in VAT as the economy reopens

Hospitality sector faces rise in VAT as the economy reopens At the end of September, tourism and hospitality businesses that have enjoyed a reduced rate…

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Blog, Covid-19, SMEs / Business
Posted on: 20th September 2021

VAT treatment of Coronavirus testing services clarified after controversies

VAT treatment of Coronavirus testing services clarified after controversies  With the ongoing pandemic causing a high demand for COVID-19 testing, HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has published new guidance on the circumstances in which such…

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Posted on: 20th September 2021

Health and Social Care Levy announced

Health and Social Care Levy announced After a period of over two years since first announcing, in July 2019, that he had a plan to ‘fix the broken care system, the Prime Minister announced yesterday…

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Blog, Business Blog, Covid-19
Posted on: 8th September 2021

Pension tax relief – 27% of people surveyed did not know how it worked 

Pension tax relief - 27% of people surveyed did not know how it worked  To encourage saving for retirement, the government pays tax relief on…

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Blog, Covid-19, HMRC, SMEs / Business
Posted on: 3rd September 2021

Protecting family wealth by planning

Protecting family wealth by planning If you’ve worked hard throughout your lifetime to grow your wealth, you may hope it will help to safeguard the financial security of your loved ones after you’ve gone. But…

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Posted on: 29th July 2021

Creating wealth for children

Creating wealth for children  Investing isn’t just a luxury reserved for adults  Saving for a child today is a wonderful gift for their future. Whether…

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Blog, Covid-19, HMRC, SMEs / Business
Posted on: 26th July 2021