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Government’s draft IR35 legislation contains important changes


14 Aug 2019

After much anticipation, the Government has now published its draft legislation for the off-payroll working (IR35) rules, which will be …
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Construction businesses only have weeks left to prepare for the VAT reverse charge


14 Aug 2019

Businesses in the construction industry now have only a matter of weeks left to prepare for the new VAT domestic …
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HMRC outlines changes to Capital Gains Tax treatment on second homes


14 Aug 2019

From April 2020, the date at which Capital Gains Tax (CGT) must be paid on a second home property disposal …
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Summer childcare costs cooldown with Tax-Free Childcare


14 Aug 2019

The Government wants to remind working parents that they could be entitled to up £2,000 per child per year to …
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Employment Allowance to be restricted from next year


14 Aug 2019

At the moment businesses and charities of all sizes can benefit from Employment Allowance. However, from the start of the …
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Principal Private Residence Relief and Lettings Relief changes due in April 2020


14 Aug 2019

The start of the next tax year in April 2020 will see key changes come into effect in respect of …
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New figures show that a quarter of estates paying Inheritance Tax (IHT) are investigated by HMRC


14 Aug 2019

The response to a Freedom of Information (FoI) request has revealed that as many as one in four estates that …
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Wealthiest UK families save nearly £700 million a year in Inheritance Tax


16 Jul 2019

A new report has found that a significant proportion of the UK’s Business Relief goes to those with more than …
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Taxpayers’ bills delayed by payment on account errors


16 Jul 2019

The Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT) has revealed that problems with HMRC’s IT systems earlier this year, relating to calculations …
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SMEs unaware of £1 million annual investment allowance


16 Jul 2019

A new study has found that more than half (58 per cent) of SMEs are not aware of a temporary …
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