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Prepare to Digitise VAT

  • 23 Jul 2018
  • Nov

HMRC is pushing ahead with its plans for Making Tax Digital (MTD) for businesses, although some changes concerning non-business income have been put on hold. The first tax returns...

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New Rules For Termination Payments

  • 23 Jul 2018
  • Nov

Where an employee’s contract is terminated on or after 6 April 2018, the rules for working out how much of their pay-off is tax-free are quite different from what they have b...

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Late Filing Penalty – Don’t Panic

  • 23 Jul 2018
  • Nov

If HMRC sends you a late filing penalty, there is a more than a one in three chance that it is wrong and you can get it cancelled. A freedom of information request has found that H...

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Share Scheme Reporting

  • 23 Jul 2018
  • Nov

If your company runs a share scheme for your employees, you must submit an online annual report to HMRC about the scheme’s actions in 2017-18, by 6 July 2018. We can help you...

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Repay The Value of Benefits

  • 23 Jul 2018
  • Nov

Directors sometimes borrow assets or money from their company, intending to repay or make good the cost to the company so that a benefit in kind tax charge doesn’t apply. For...

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Electric Vehicles

  • 23 Jul 2018
  • Nov

The government is sending out mixed tax messages about electric vehicles. This is what you need to know as an employer. An employee provided with an electric company car (zero CO2...

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When Is SMP Due?

  • 23 Jul 2018
  • Nov

Statutory maternity pay (SMP) must be paid to a pregnant employee who has been continuously employed by the employer for at least 26 weeks, up to the week before the 14th week befo...

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IR35 Can Still Bite

  • 23 Jul 2018
  • Nov

If you work on projects for larger businesses through your own personal service company (PSC), you may pay less tax and NIC than would be paid overall if you were an employee of th...

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Last Chance to Pay Class 2 NIC

  • 23 Jul 2018
  • Nov

The two classes of national insurance (NIC) payable by the self-employed will be merged into one class from 6 April 2019. The flat rate Class 2 NIC will disappear and all NIC will...

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Time to Choose Childcare Support

  • 23 Jul 2018
  • Nov

Parents are faced with a bewildering choice of how to fund childcare costs. Employers can help by giving employees tax-and NIC-free childcare vouchers; by directly contracting with...

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