Free television licences scrapped for over-75s20190611230000

Free television licences scrapped for over-75s

June 11, 2019
The TV licence fee has not been payable by those aged 75 or over since 2001. During 2015, the government reached an agreement with the BBC as part of ...
HMRC blocks phone fraudsters20190611230000

HMRC blocks phone fraudsters

June 11, 2019
Fraudsters have been blocked from using HMRC’s most used helpline numbers after the introduction of new defensive controls. These fraudsters had...
HMRC cancels penalties charged to 6,000 families20190611230000

HMRC cancels penalties charged to 6,000 families

June 11, 2019
The High Income Child Benefit Charge (HICBC) was introduced in January 2013 and applies a charge to taxpayers whose income exceeds £50,000 in a ...
On your e-bike20190611230000

On your e-bike

June 11, 2019
The Cycling Minister, Michael Ellis, has announced a number of changes to the Cycle to Work scheme in an announcement that was timed to coincide with ...
New advisory fuel rates published20190604230000

New advisory fuel rates published

June 4, 2019
Advisory fuel rates are intended to reflect actual average fuel costs and are updated quarterly. The rates can be used by employers who reimburse empl...
Non-resident company liability to Corporation Tax20190604230000

Non-resident company liability to Corporation Tax

June 4, 2019
Under the current rules non-resident companies with a trading business in the UK are liable to pay UK Corporation Tax on their profits made through a ...
IHT and foreign property20190604230000

IHT and foreign property

June 4, 2019
If a permanent home (domicile) is in the UK then any foreign situated property owned at date of death will be chargeable to Inheritance Tax. The site ...
What records must a VAT trader keep?20190604230000

What records must a VAT trader keep?

June 4, 2019
There are distinct rules that VAT registered businesses must follow when keeping VAT records. This includes keeping proper business and accounting rec...
New crackdown on funeral plans20190604230000

New crackdown on funeral plans

June 4, 2019
The government has announced new plans to crackdown on high pressure and bullying tactics to sell pre paid funeral plans. These tactics are often used...
Working tax credits you could claim20190604230000

Working tax credits you could claim

June 4, 2019
The Working Tax Credit (WTC) is designed to help taxpayers on low incomes by providing top-up payments and includes those who do not have children. Th...