Property tax changes

Published on 12th November 2019

Disposing of a residential property on or after 6 April 2020 means you will need to factor in new capital […]

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Dissecting the new Plastic Packaging Tax

Published on 5th November 2019

The government is set to introduce ‘Plastic Packaging Tax’ in 2022. Here, we consider how it could affect certain businesses. […]

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New OTS project aims to explore simplifying tax reporting

Published on 2nd November 2019

The Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) has launched a new project, which aims to explore how tax reporting and payment […]

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MPs call for plastic packaging tax

Published on 30th October 2019

The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee, a cross-party group of MPs, has accused the Government of failing to tackle […]

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Charity tax update

Published on 14th October 2019

From 6 April 2019, the following changes apply: Gift Aid Small Donation Scheme (GASDS) applies to small charitable donations where […]

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Electric cars – tax-efficient motoring

Published on 4th September 2019

From April 2020, the benefit in kind rate for zero-emission cars is reducing to 0% – making the provision of […]

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NHS pension scheme update

Published on 2nd September 2019

The government has recently announced proposals to allow doctors complete flexibility to scale down their NHS pension contributions. The impact […]

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Reviewing your state pension

Published on 30th August 2019

Earlier this year, a report suggested that half a million people could be paying ‘unnecessary’ tax on their state pension. […]

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Making tax free gifts

Published on 27th August 2019

The National Centre for Social Research (NCSR) and the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has found that there is a […]

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Getting the details right

Published on 26th August 2019

These are some key developments to keep in mind for 2018/19 self-assessment tax returns. Directors’ tax returns HMRC has clarified […]

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