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  • Buy-to-let property

    A guide for individual landlords on the recent tax changes.  Whether you own one or 50 let properties, you need to be aware of the tax changes that have already started to take effect – and which will accelerate over the coming years. Restricted interest For periods before 6 April …Read More »
  • Managing the Digital Revolution

    Ensuring the smoothest transition for your business.  Making Tax Digital (MTD) will mean most businesses and taxpayers access their tax affairs online through digital tax accounts in the near future. But what impact will MTD have on your business? What is Making Tax Digital? “Tax really doesn’t have to be …Read More »
  • Sick pay valued over other benefits

    Self-employed people would prefer to receive sick pay than any other statutory benefit, a study has found. FreeAgent and The Freelancer & Contractor Services Association (FCSA) polled 900 micro-business owners and found 76% do not currently offer sick pay and other benefits such as maternity leave, holiday or redundancy pay. …Read More »
  • Update- Making Tax Digital

    Now the Government is over the General Election The Treasury have announced a delay to Making Tax Digital. It was expected that businesses whose turnover exceeded  the VAT threshold would be required to make digital quarterly returns for income tax purposes form April 2018, this has now been put back …Read More »
  • HMRC urged to extend executors’ Inheritance Tax deadline

    Royal London is calling on HMRC to change inheritance tax (IHT) rules on larger estates to allow executors more time to pay complex tax bills. Under current rules, the executor of a will can manage a person’s estate following their death by applying for a ‘grant of representation’ – otherwise …Read More »