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Opposing HMRC penalties on grounds of ‘reasonable excuse’ - 11 July 2017

Recent reports have shed light on some of the most unusual cases where self-assessment taxpayers have managed to successfully appeal …

Rules on directors’ tax returns are not as clear you might think - 11 July 2017

According to the gov.uk guidance, a director must register for self-assessment (SA) and send a personal SA tax return to …

Huge fines for employers stalling workplace pensions - 11 July 2017

Around 800,000 small businesses are yet to enrol into the Government’s flagship pension scheme, new figures have revealed. The Pensions …

Five ways to get more enjoyment from your money - 11 July 2017

While most of us invest a lot of time and thought about how to improve our finances, we do not …

Persons of Significant Control – changes to Companies House Reporting - 11 July 2017

Last year saw a raft of changes come into effect at Companies House. Amongst the measures introduced was the requirement …

I’m a non-resident landlord. Do I have to file a tax return in the UK? - 11 July 2017

If you have lived abroad for six months or more in a year, you are classed as a “non-resident landlord”, …

Can you benefit from capital allowances on your business premises? - 21 June 2017

If you own your own business premises, you may be entitled to claim capital allowances on some of the costs …

Britain faces ‘a business support black hole’ post-Brexit, according to the FSB - 21 June 2017

A new study from the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has indicated that the UK’s army of small firms will …