Tax Tip – self-assessment deadline is approaching!

Published on 28th January 2019

The self-assessment deadline is approaching! Don’t forget to complete your 2018 self-assessment tax return by midnight on 31 January 2019 […]

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Getting to grips with PAYE

Published on 11th December 2018

HMRC recently reviewed the ‘effectiveness’ of its risk-based approach to late filing PAYE penalties, and opted to continue to use […]

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Are you making the most of pensions tax reliefs?

Published on 10th December 2018

Experts have recently warned that thousands of over-55s are at risk of incurring charges and reducing the available tax relief […]

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Simpkins Edwards: reaction to Autumn Budget 2018

Published on 30th October 2018

Mark Simic, partner at Simpkins Edwards LLP, commented: “Many listening to the Chancellor’s Budget will have let out a sigh […]

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Budget 2018

Published on 30th October 2018

The Chancellor Philip Hammond presented his second Autumn Budget on Monday 29 October 2018. In his speech he stated that […]

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Farmers averaging

Published on 12th October 2018

For most farmers the wet and cold winter resulted in lengthy housing of livestock and a setback to crops. Then […]

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Who owns the farm property?

Published on 11th October 2018

Many UK farms are owned jointly which can cause issues with the question of succession or sale. For example, in […]

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Making Tax Digital (MTD) for VAT – the essentials

Published on 10th October 2018

Applies to all VAT registered farm businesses with a ‘taxable turnover’ above £85,000. ‘Taxable turnover’ includes standard, reduced and zero-rated […]

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Simpkins Edwards appoint new Director of Rural Services

Published on 9th October 2018

We have strengthened our rural and agricultural team with the appointment Jonathan Hayes as Director of Rural Services. Jonathan joins […]

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Flat rate VAT scheme

Published on 9th October 2018

The Flat Rate scheme was introduced to cut red tape for tax payers. It is more likely to be of […]

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