Working from home and claiming tax relief

Working from home and claiming tax relief HMRC have made it easier to claim for tax relief on working from home.  They have set up a new micro-site so that the claim can be made…

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Blog, Covid-19, HMRC, SMEs / Business, Tax News
Posted on: 23rd October 2020

Setting up a new life – One of the freedoms of retirement is getting to choose where to live 

Setting up a new life - One of the freedoms of retirement is getting to choose where to live  What makes a good place to retire? It’s one of the most basic questions people ask…

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Blog, Business, Covid-19, HMRC, Pension, SMEs / Business, Tax News
Posted on: 28th September 2020

Furlough Explained: Answering SMEs Burning Questions

Furlough Explained: Answering SMEs Burning Questions Over recent months the government has announced a number of changes to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – more commonly referred to as ‘furlough’.…

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Blog, Covid-19, SMEs / Business, Tax News
Posted on: 24th August 2020

HMRC time to pay proposals and their view on penalties and interest

HMRC have recently explained their current position with regard to Time To Pay (TTP) proposals and their position on interest and penalties. All applications must be made in writing and…

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Blog, Covid-19, News, SMEs / Business, Tax, Tax News
Posted on: 4th May 2020

Retirement savings longevity

We all want to ensure we have sufficient funds when we retire so we can spend our time the way…

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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…

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

Portfolio diversification

Don’t put all your eggs in one basket Portfolio diversification is the foundational concept of investing. It’s a risk management…

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

Planning for tomorrow

Planning for tomorrow Will my retirement income be enough to live on comfortably? The questions our clients almost always ask us are: ‘Will I be able to retire when I want to? Will I run…

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

Calculating the value of financial advice

Calculating the value of financial advice Quantifying the value of financial advice has always been a challenge because people who receive financial advice have different…

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Blog, Latest News, Pension, SMEs / Business, Tax News
Posted on: 13th January 2020

Legitimate ways for higher earners to reduce a tax bill

Legitimate ways for higher earners to reduce a tax bill Without a carefully developed tax planning strategy, higher-rate taxpayers run the risk of missing out on key tax benefits and…

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Blog, HMRC, Pension, Tax News
Posted on: 7th January 2020