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- Tax implications of providing company cars
The benefit-in-kind percentage for zero emission cars will reduce to 0% from 6 April 2020 from 16% in 2019/20.
- Quirks and Pitfalls of VAT
Some easy to digest insight into VAT’s barnacles of complexity.
- Residence and domicile
Your status affects how much UK tax you pay. The last four years have seen big changes to tax legislation in this area.
- Tax implications of working from home
Advice for contractors and the self-employed.
- Personal tax planning
How to reduce what you will owe the taxman for the current tax year.
- National insurance planning
Your obligations and opportunities including: class 1 NICs, having more than one job, salary sacrifice and employment allowance.
- Deregistering for VAT
If your business’s turnover is predicted to fall below £83,000 over the next year, it can voluntarily deregister for VAT.
- Tax on residential property
How has devolution affected what tax you pay?
- Capital gains tax planning
A quick guide to capital gains tax and the reliefs available for 2018/19.
- Digital Tax for VAT-registered businesses
Your obligations from 1 April 2019 onwards.
- Understanding IR35
A brief guide to the tax implications of "off payroll working".
- Phoenix companies
The rules that surround carrying on a similar business through a new company after the original company has gone into insolvency.
- Cash basis for landlords
A summary of the default basis for unincorporated landlord's accounts
- Devolution of tax powers within the UK
What tax powers are moving away from Westminster?
- HMRC Visit Checklist
It is not uncommon for HMRC to visit a business unannounced. Know what your rights are with this checklist.
- Giving to charity in life and death
How to include charitable donations in your tax
- Tax Relief on Patent Income
We can reduce the corporation tax you pay on income using the Patent Box regime.
- VAT and three-party transactions
A guide to the VAT implications of having three entities
involved in a transaction.
- Family Home Allowance
Not everyone’s a winner with the recently-introduced residence nil-rate band.
- Managing the Digital Revolution
Digital tax is on the way. Ensure the smoothest possible transition for your business.
- Property Tax Update
A quick overview of the key tax issues that landlords and property investors need to bear in mind.
- R+D Tax Credits FACTSHEET
What costs can be considered? We are here to help you understand how your business could claim a share of the cash!
- Trusts and Tax Planning
An introduction to the relationship between trusts and tax.
- Investigation Service Summary
The full service details. Protect yourself with our Tax Investigation Service
- Investigation Service FAQs
Frequently Asked Questions about protecting yourself with our Tax Investigation Service
- R+D Tax Credits
A guide to the tax relief or cash available to innovative SMEs.
- Defined contribution pensions and tax
A guide to the tax implications of accessing your pension.
- VAT After Brexit
What could happen to VAT after the UK has left the European Union?
How and when to complete your self-assessment tax return.
- National Insurance Planning
An overview of the types of national insurance and advice on how to make sure you don’t pay too much.