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14-02-2018
Appealing to a tax tribunal

Appealing to a tax tribunal

There are a number of different options open to taxpayers that disagree with a tax decision issued by ... read more

14-02-2018
Does a charity pay tax?

Does a charity pay tax?

The tax treatment of charities can be very complex. As a first step any charity hoping to benefit from ... read more

14-02-2018
Pay and paternity leave

Pay and paternity leave

When your partner gives birth or when you adopt a child or have a baby by surrogate, you may be entitled ... read more

14-02-2018
What to do if you have stopped work

What to do if you have stopped work

HMRC issues some helpful guidance that covers what you need to do if you stopped work. The guidance ... read more

14-02-2018
Can you change a Will after death?

Can you change a Will after death?

One might expect that the answer to this question would be a definitive no. However, under certain ... read more

14-02-2018
How to get proof of employment history

How to get proof of employment history

A special employment history request can be submitted by taxpayers for those needing to make a claim for ... read more

14-02-2018
Tax-Free Childcare available now

Tax-Free Childcare available now

The Tax-Free Childcare Scheme (TFCS) was launched in April 2017 to the first tranche of working parents. ... read more

12-02-2018
Draft regulations to increase the national minimum wage published

Draft regulations to increase the national minimum wage published

The draft National Minimum Wage (Amendment) Regulations 2018 have been laid before Parliament and are due ... read more

07-02-2018
10.7m tax payers filed before the deadline

10.7m tax payers filed before the deadline

HMRC has issued a press release detailing the number of online filings made for the 2016-17 self ... read more

07-02-2018
Income from selling services online

Income from selling services online

Many taxpayers supplement their income by selling services online. This is often known as the 'sharing ... read more

07-02-2018
Delaying tax with rollover relief

Delaying tax with rollover relief

Rollover Relief is a valuable relief that allows for a delay in the payment of Capital Gains Tax (CGT) on ... read more

07-02-2018
Text message scammers stopped by HMRC

Text message scammers stopped by HMRC

HMRC has published a news release to explain how they are working to stop taxpayers receiving fraudulent ... read more

07-02-2018
Paying NIC if you go abroad

Paying NIC if you go abroad

If you move abroad it can be advantageous to continue paying UK National Insurance Contributions (NICs) ... read more

07-02-2018
Tax consequences of importing vehicle into the UK

Tax consequences of importing vehicle into the UK

The Notification of Vehicle Arrivals (NOVA) is an online notification system for vehicles entering the ... read more

05-02-2018
Retailers encouraged to employ more disabled workers

Retailers encouraged to employ more disabled workers

The Minister for Disabled People, Health and Work has launched a new campaign to encourage more retail ... read more

05-02-2018
DBS updates identity checking guidelines

DBS updates identity checking guidelines

The Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) has introduced new identity checking guidelines for standard and ... read more

31-01-2018
A reminder to consider a carry back of charitable contributions

A reminder to consider a carry back of charitable contributions

Donations to charity over the course of a tax year can add up and taxpayers must ensure they keep a ... read more

31-01-2018
Nominating a home for tax purposes

Nominating a home for tax purposes

As a general rule there is no CGT payable on the disposal of a property which has been used as the main ... read more

31-01-2018
Reasonable excuse for late filing of your tax return

Reasonable excuse for late filing of your tax return

Taxpayers that have not yet filed their 2016-17 self-assessment returns will have been charged an ... read more

31-01-2018
Did you file before the deadline?

Did you file before the deadline?

HMRC revealed that, as of 24 January 2018, there remained over 3 million taxpayers who had not yet ... read more

31-01-2018
Seconding employees to a charity

Seconding employees to a charity

There are special rules in place when a limited company gives to a charity. This can include Corporation ... read more

31-01-2018
Claiming tax relief for uniforms, work clothing and tools

Claiming tax relief for uniforms, work clothing and tools

Employees who use their own uniforms, work clothing and tools for work can sometimes claim tax relief for ... read more

29-01-2018
Businesses urged to prepare for stronger data protection laws

Businesses urged to prepare for stronger data protection laws

Following the publication of new government research which shows that fewer than half of businesses are ... read more

24-01-2018
Support for Carillion subcontractors

Support for Carillion subcontractors

HMRC has published a press release following the financial collapse of Carillion. Given the current ... read more