HMRC targets horsebox owners

Jan
16
Posted 2015 by admin

In another attempt to clampdown on perceived tax evasion we are warning horsebox owners that they may be set to be the subject of an HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) investigation. HMRC apparently suspects that some… Read More

Year end tax planning – act now!

Jan
15
Posted 2015 by admin

With a relatively short time left before the end of the current tax year, now is the time to be undertaking some serious year end tax planning prior to the forthcoming 5th April. Ideally, you… Read More

HMRC Offer Solicitors Tax Amnesty

Dec
9
Posted 2014 by admin

HMRC now hold an enormous amount of data and powerful digital intelligence systems to identify people who have failed to pay the right amount of tax. From 8 December 2014 to 9 June 2015 anyone… Read More

Our view on the 2014 Autumn Statement

Dec
4
Posted 2014 by admin

We broadly welcome measures introduced in the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement to help SMEs. Recognising that SMEs make the biggest contribution to the creation of jobs and wealth in the UK this final Autumn Statement of the… Read More

CAP subsidies withdrawn for land with solar panels

Dec
4
Posted 2014 by admin

Farmers in England will no longer be able to claim Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) subsidies for fields with solar photovoltaic (PV) panels installed, the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (Defra) has announced. The… Read More

HMRC website guidance not always reliable

Dec
4
Posted 2014 by admin

Following complaints that information migrated from HMRC and other government department websites to the new gov.uk website has been simplified and abridged – often with incomplete or misleading advice, we strongly urge anyone relying on… Read More

Belly dancer fails to impress

Nov
21
Posted 2014 by admin

Private tuition is exempt from VAT provided that it is both given by an individual teacher acting independently of an employer; and a subject ordinarily taught in school or university. The first point is fairly… Read More

Landlords given the chance to "come clean"

Nov
20
Posted 2014 by admin

Landlords are being given the opportunity to come clean over whether they owe tax. HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) is targeting landlords in a new campaign, which is expected to run until March 2015. However,… Read More