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Making Tax Digital

Sophie Warner - March 8th, 2017

First published – 18th August 2016 Last updated – 8th March 2017 BACKGROUND In the March 2015 budget, HMRC published the proposal that the tax return as […]

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Dividend Taxation Changes

Lisa Casey - March 7th, 2017

As announced in the Spring 2017 budget  the Dividend Allowance will be reducing from £5000 to £2000 with effect from 6th April 2018. The treatment of the £2000 allowance will remain the […]

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New National Minimum & Living Wage

James Forsyth - October 1st, 2016

October 2016 & April 2017 Minimum wage increases The Government has accepted the Low Pay Commission’s recommendations for minimum wage rates for 2016-17, these will come into effect […]

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Property income, buy to let properties and recent changes

Jenny Manley - April 25th, 2016

The most recent Budgets and Statements appear to have attacked the Buy-to-let Investors and we have set out below some of the more salient points arising from […]

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Auto Enrolment

Sophie Warner - April 18th, 2016

All employers must comply with regulations set out by “The Pensions Regulator” by their “staging date”. The relevant staging date can be found by entering the PAYE […]

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Spring Budget 2016

Kenneth Simpson - March 21st, 2016

On 16 March 2016 George Osborne presented his latest Budget. Below we aim to provide a very brief summary of the policies contained within the Budget Statement […]

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