Could you claim the Marriage Allowance?20190116040000

Could you claim the Marriage Allowance?

January 16, 2019
If you or your partner are a low earner or not working, then you may be eligible for the marriage allowance. The marriage allowance allows lower earni...
Reducing payments on account20190116040000

Reducing payments on account

January 16, 2019
Taxpayers are usually required to pay their Income Tax liabilities in three instalments each year. The first two payments are due on: 31 January dur...
Don’t overclaim for equipment purchases20190116040000

Don’t overclaim for equipment purchases

January 16, 2019
You can use the Annual Investment Allowance (AIA) to claim a very generous 100% first year tax relief for qualifying expenditure on plant and machiner...
Genuine messages from HMRC20190109040000

Genuine messages from HMRC

January 9, 2019
HMRC has issued an updated version of their online guidance on Genuine HMRC contact and recognising phishing emails and texts. The guidance provides a...
Cash basis option for landlords20190109040000

Cash basis option for landlords

January 9, 2019
The cash basis scheme helps sole traders and other unincorporated businesses benefit from a simpler way of managing their financial affairs. The schem...
Changes to a building after the VAT option to tax20190109040000

Changes to a building after the VAT option to tax

January 9, 2019
There are special VAT rules that allow businesses to standard rate the supply of most non-residential and commercial land and buildings (known as the ...
Register a company and register for tax20190109040000

Register a company and register for tax

January 9, 2019
A new one-stop service to register a company and register for tax at the same time has been used by more than 200,000 businesses since it was introduc...
Check if your Holiday let property is qualifying20190109040000

Check if your Holiday let property is qualifying

January 9, 2019
The Furnished Holiday Let (FHL) rules, allow holiday lettings of properties that meet certain conditions to be treated as a trade for some specific ta...
New ‘global’ pound coin20190109040000

New ‘global’ pound coin

January 9, 2019
HM Treasury has confirmed that the £1 coin will be going global. This announcement means that the UK’s Overseas Territories and Crown Dependencies wil...
Automatic enrolment for the self-employed?20190109040000

Automatic enrolment for the self-employed?

January 9, 2019
The government has confirmed that they are to examine a number of different approaches to help encourage the self-employed to save for their retiremen...