Primary factors of universal credit

Published on 21st March 2019

Key points of the new systems are as follows: Universal Credit is means tested and anyone with more than £16,000 […]

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Lifetime Giving – A follow up

Published on 19th March 2019

Grandchildren’s Trust We now consider the trust IHT implications for the Grandchildren’s Trust set up in the ‘Lifetime Giving’ case […]

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VAT recovery on farm, buildings, farmhouses and cottages

Published on 18th March 2019

Some farmers dealing with their own VAT affairs may be losing out on input VAT claims. Farm cottages Where farm […]

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Spring Statement 2019

Published on 14th March 2019

  Amidst all the Brexit debates, the Chancellor Philip Hammond presented his second Spring Statement on Wednesday 13 March 2019. […]

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New rules for personal services companies

Published on 14th March 2019

The 2018 Autumn Budget announced changes to the ‘off-payroll’ working (or‘IR35’) rules, set for April 2020. This may affect you […]

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Keeping the whole pie

Published on 8th March 2019

To many of us, 10% seems a fair tax rate. Where a capital gain qualifies for entrepreneurs’ relief, it is […]

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Income Tax Relief for Farm Trading Losses

Published on 7th March 2019

Farming is an unpredictable business and a year’s hard work does not always produce a profit. While losses are always […]

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The New Structures and Buildings Allowance

Published on 7th March 2019

In the 2018 Autumn Budget, Chancellor Philip Hammond announced a new capital allowance, the Structures and Buildings Allowance (SBA). Since […]

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Making Tax Digital for VAT – Exemptions and Deferrals

Published on 6th March 2019

Making Tax Digital for VAT (MTD for VAT) will be effective from 1 April 2019 for businesses with a turnover […]

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Entrepreneur’s Relief update

Published on 5th March 2019

Entrepreneurs’ relief was introduced in 2008 for the disposal of an interest in a trading business by a company director […]

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