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Could you benefit from Tax-Free Childcare? - 17 May 2017

Last month saw a scheme which has the potential to offer major savings on childcare costs start to be phased …

HMRC goes “nuclear” in pursuit of unpaid taxes - 17 May 2017

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) issued a record number of court orders to seize company assets in 2016, indicating that …

HMRC issuing hefty fines to eBay and Amazon traders who fail to pay tax - 17 May 2017

Small-scale internet traders, including individuals and businesses who sell goods on websites such as eBay and Amazon, are being hit …

Online VAT fraud and error costing UK dear - 17 May 2017

A report published by the National Audit Office (NAO) estimates that online VAT fraud and error cost the UK somewhere …

P11D dispensations have been dispensed with - 17 May 2017

Last year saw an important change to the way tax-deductible business expenses, which are paid to employees, are dealt with. …

A furnished holiday letting won’t just give your customers much needed relief - 17 May 2017

Landlords should be aware of the different rules which apply to furnished holiday lets and private rented properties, as the …

New civil penalty notices are now in effect for residential landlords - 17 May 2017

A range of provisions which allow civil penalties to be levied against residential landlords who commit offences under the Housing …

Finance Bill shrinks in the parliamentary wash-up as PM announces snap election - 17 May 2017

The announcement of a snap general election to take place on 8 June 2017 had an immediate impact on some …