October Newsletter

October Newsletter

Our October newsletter brings information on the dividend allowance, a change of mind on Class 2 NICs, the decline in apprenticeships and a call for inheritance tax to be abolished. We also highlight ways to withdraw profit from your business tax efficiently and how your pension savings can help finance your business in our business updates.

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Tax on residential property

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How has devolution affected what property tax you pay?

How has devolution affected what property tax you pay?

First-time buyers in England, Northern Ireland – and for a short time in Wales – were the biggest winners in the most recent shake-up in Autumn Budget 2017.

Philip Hammond’s headline measure was to abolish stamp duty for first-time buyers on homes worth up to £300,000, and the chancellor didn’t stop there.

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Capital allowances for plant and machinery

How to minimise business tax in 2018/19.

If there’s one thing that keeps us awake at night it’s the thought of how many British businesses are failing to claim capital allowances to which they are entitled – worth billions of pounds across the board, according to some estimates.

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September 2018 Newsletter

Our September newsletter brings information on HMRC confirming MTD will be relaxed during the first year for VAT-registered businesses, stamp duty tax breaks saving first-time buyers £284m, inheritance tax receipts reaching a record high of £5.2bn and SMEs citing VAT as their ‘biggest administrative headache’

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Principal Private Residence and Letting Relief

If you own more than one property it is very important to understand your tax position prior to selling a property to ensure you aren’t caught out by an unexpected tax bill.  There are reliefs available such as Principal Private Residence (PPR) and Letting Relief.   Having an understanding of how these work could influence your … Read morePrincipal Private Residence and Letting Relief

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