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PAYE payment dates

11/12/2019

We would like to remind employers about the electronic PAYE payment dates. The due date for

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Capital Gains Tax reliefs for businesses

11/12/2019

If you are in business as a self-employed sole trader or as part of a partnership, then you will be

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Basic Income Tax reliefs

11/12/2019

As we are now almost three-quarters of the way through yet another tax year it can be useful to

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Basic Corporation Tax reliefs

11/12/2019

There are a significant number of reliefs that can reduce the amount of Corporation Tax your company

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VAT Flat Rate Scheme capital expenditure

11/12/2019

The VAT Flat Rate scheme (FRS) has been designed to simplify the way a business accounts for VAT and

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Inheritance Tax Agricultural Property Relief

11/12/2019

There are a number of reliefs available that can reduce liability to IHT. The most relevant for

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When National Insurance Credits can be claimed

11/12/2019

National Insurance credits can help qualifying applicants to fill gaps in their National Insurance

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X-factor Charity single

11/12/2019

The Government will waive the VAT equivalent on the sales of this year’s X Factor Celebrity

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Updated calculator on calculating holiday entitlement

5/12/2019

The Government has published a revised holiday entitlement calculator, intended as a temporary

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Shared parental leave entitlements

4/12/2019

The shared parental leave and pay rules offer working parents’ far greater choice as to how

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Child Benefit tax charge

4/12/2019

The High Income Child Benefit tax charge could apply to you or your partner if either of your

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Loss of tax personal allowance

4/12/2019

If your income is expected to exceed £100,000 for the first time, we would like to remind you

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New advisory fuel rates published

4/12/2019

Advisory fuel rates are intended to reflect actual average fuel costs and are updated quarterly. The

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Accounting periods if company has two or more trades

4/12/2019

A tax accounting period for Corporation Tax purposes cannot exceed a 12 month period. If company

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Income excluded from property business

4/12/2019

HMRC publishes a list of income streams that are excluded from a UK property businesses' taxable

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When Inheritance Tax applies to pensions

4/12/2019

Inheritance Tax (IHT) is levied on a person’s estate when they die and can also be payable

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Tax Diary December 2019/January 2020

28/11/2019

1 December 2019 - Due date for Corporation Tax payable for the year ended 28 February 2019. 19

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Affected by the recent floods?

27/11/2019

The Government has put a number of emergency flood measures in place to help those affected by the

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Avoiding tax scams

27/11/2019

Fraudsters are continuing to target taxpayers with scam emails in advance of the 31 January deadline

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Using your own vehicle for work?

27/11/2019

If you are an employee and use your own money to buy things you need for your job, you can sometimes

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Basic tax considerations if you come to work in the UK

27/11/2019

If you come to live in the UK there are basic tax considerations that you will need to observe. Most

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Gifts Hold-Over Relief

27/11/2019

Gift Hold-Over Relief is effectively a deferral of Capital Gains Tax (CGT) when assets are given

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Life policies and Inheritance Tax

27/11/2019

A life policy is a contract with an insurance company. In exchange for premium payments the

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VAT Standard Retail Schemes

27/11/2019

VAT retail schemes are a special set of schemes used by retail businesses to account for VAT. The

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