Inheritance tax (IHT) planning

When you have worked hard during your life, you want the wealth that you have built to benefit the people…

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Blog, Covid-19, HMRC, In The Press, Latest News, Tax
Posted on: 7th July 2020

Company account filing

Making an application to extend the period allowed If coronavirus (COVID-19) has affected your company and you need more time…

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Blog, Covid-19, HMRC, SMEs / Business, Tax
Posted on: 4th June 2020

Capital Allowances: Would a tax rebate be beneficial at these unprecedented times?

What are capital allowances? Capital allowances provide annual tax deductions, as a percentage of the amount spent on certain property-related plant and machinery including: electrical systems, including lighting systems cold water systems space or water…

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Blog, Covid-19, HMRC, Tax
Posted on: 2nd June 2020

Business support at a glance

Key announcements to support people and businesses In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, Chancellor Rishi Sunak has set out a package of temporary, timely and targeted measures to support people and businesses through this…

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Blog, Covid-19, HMRC, Pension
Posted on: 11th May 2020

Summary of the UK Government’s policy on ‘Furlough’

Q: What does the word ‘furlough’ mean? Furlough generally means a temporary leave of absence from work. This can be due to economic conditions affecting a particular company or the country as a whole. Until…

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Blog, Covid-19, HMRC, HR, News
Posted on: 24th March 2020

VAT ON DEPOSITS

With so many events having to be cancelled or postponed, we thought a reminder on the rules surrounding VAT on…

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Blog, Business, HMRC, News
Posted on: 23rd March 2020

Future retirement security

Future retirement security More younger women opting out of pensions Young women are putting their future retirement security at risk by opting out of their workplace pension[1]. The analysis shows a worrying spike in opt-outs,…

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Blog, HMRC, Tax
Posted on: 16th March 2020

Retirement savings longevity

We all want to ensure we have sufficient funds when we retire so we can spend our time the way that we want to. But how realistic are your current…

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Blog, HMRC, Pension, Tax, Tax News
Posted on: 13th March 2020

Retirement options

Retirement options £19m released each day since pension freedoms launch In his 2015 Spring Budget, then-chancellor George Osborne introduced sweeping changes to the way that pensions are taxed. The new pension freedom rules have led…

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Blog, HMRC, Pension, Tax, Tax News
Posted on: 13th March 2020

Divorcees risk losing out on pensions

Divorcees risk losing out on pensions Dividing this asset is of vital importance to avoid pension poverty Divorce is an…

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Blog, HMRC, Pension, Tax
Posted on: 12th March 2020