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Tracing Lost Pension Plans

Helping you plan for your retirement is one of our core services, ensuring you are prepared when the time comes to call it a day. Research published last month suggested 1.6 million pensions are currently missing, with each pot worth [...]

2020-02-03T13:31:41+00:00February 3rd, 2020|Pensions|

Different Types of Business Structures

When starting a new business, what structure is best? Sole trader, partnership or limited company? As your business grows, it is important to evaluate whether the structure you started with is still the right one. There are other questions to [...]

2020-01-10T10:43:44+00:00January 10th, 2020|Business|

R&D Tax Credits in Practice

R&D tax credits allow small companies to deduct an extra 130% of their qualifying costs from any profits, in addition to the existing 100% of qualifying costs - a total potential deduction of 230%. Can my company claim R&D relief? [...]

2020-01-10T10:41:55+00:00January 10th, 2020|Corporate Tax|

Gearing Up for Self-Assessment

There's only two months left until the 31 January deadline for online self-assessment tax returns. At some date in the next few years, but no earlier than 2021, digital returns for income and corporation tax will become mandatory for some [...]

2019-12-06T17:45:00+00:00December 6th, 2019|Personal Tax|

Low Risk Ways to Start a Business

So you've got business idea, and you think it might be a runner. Is now the right time given the current uncertainties? And where do you go from here? There are certain things that you can do to get your [...]

2019-12-06T17:45:00+00:00December 6th, 2019|Business|

Capital Gains Tax Planning

From 6 April 2020, HMRC is proposing three significant changes which will potentially increase the capital gains tax paid on the disposal of any residential property by an individual. These include (1) Letting relief, (2) Final-period exemption and (3) the [...]

2019-11-11T11:34:01+00:00November 11th, 2019|Property Tax|

IR35 in the Private Sector

Large and medium-sized organisations have just six months left to prepare for changes to off-payroll working rules, which are due to extend to the private sector next spring. From 6 April 2020, firms that engage private sector contractors will be [...]

2019-11-11T11:34:02+00:00October 8th, 2019|Personal Tax|