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What does the Queen’s Speech mean for employment law?

17/10/2019

The Queen’s Speech 2019 outlined several Brexit-related Bills, including an Immigration and

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New £20 note unveiled

16/10/2019

The Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney, has unveiled the design of the new £20 note

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National Living/Minimum Wage entitlement

16/10/2019

A reminder that the current National Minimum Wage (NMW) and National Living Wage (NLW) rates came

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Who is eligible for 10% tax on business sale?

16/10/2019

Entrepreneurs' Relief (ER) can be valuable relief when selling your business, your shares in a

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Tax if you return to the UK

16/10/2019

There used to be a form that had to be completed advising HMRC if you were returning to live in the

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Provisional date announced for Autumn Budget 2019

16/10/2019

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Sajid Javid, has announced that he is planning to hold his first

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Gifts in anticipation of marriage

16/10/2019

There is a special exemption from Inheritance Tax for cash gifts made on or shortly before the date

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Definition of a Welsh taxpayer

16/10/2019

The start of the 2019-20 tax year marked a fundamental change to the way Income Tax is calculated

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Definition of a Scottish taxpayer

16/10/2019

The Scottish rate of Income Tax (SRIT) commenced on 6 April 2016 and is administered by HMRC on

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Simplified import procedures

16/10/2019

HMRC has automatically registered many businesses to use simplified import procedures should the UK

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Changing your company’s year end

8/10/2019

There are special rules in place which limit your options to change your company’s year-end

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What is the Inheritance Tax residence nil rate band?

8/10/2019

The Inheritance Tax residence nil-rate band (RNRB) came into effect on 6 April 2017. The RNRB is a

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What is Capital Gains Tax incorporation relief?

8/10/2019

If you own a business as a sole trader or in partnership, a Capital Gain will arise if your business

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Overdrawn directors’ loans

8/10/2019

An overdrawn Director’s Loan Account is created when a director (or other close family

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When overseas companies need to register at Companies House

8/10/2019

An overseas company must register with Companies House if they want to set up a place of business or

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Objecting to a limited company being struck off

8/10/2019

There are a limited range of circumstances when a company can request to be removed from the

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Post Brexit funding announced

2/10/2019

The Chancellor is set to announce a new package of measures to help the UK prepare for a

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Residential landlords’ tax changes complete April 2020

2/10/2019

The tax relief on finance costs used to buy investment properties is being gradually restricted to

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Making a loss when you sell your home?

2/10/2019

One of the most often used and valuable of the Capital Gains Tax (CGT) exemptions is Private

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Changes to off-payroll working from April 2020

2/10/2019

The rules for individuals providing services to the public sector via an intermediary such as a

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Gifts to spouse or charity

2/10/2019

There is usually no Capital Gains Tax (CGT) to be paid on the transfer of assets to a spouse or

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When NIC credits can be claimed

2/10/2019

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

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NIC after State Pension Age

25/09/2019

If you have reached the State Pension age and continue to work in most cases, you no longer need to

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To-do list if selling your business

25/09/2019

If you are selling your business, there are some important actions you must take in order to

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