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Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme extended to October

The Chancellor has announced today, Tuesday 12 May 2020, that the job retention scheme (JRS) will be extended until the […]

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2020-21 Tax planning for Limited Companies

So what needs to be considered? Does the company have one or many directors?  If many, then the employment allowance […]

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Covid-19 VAT deferment. Direct Debit must be cancelled!

If you’re a UK VAT registered business and have a VAT payment due between 20 March 2020 and 30 June […]

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Covid-19 Support for Self-Employed.

The Chancellor announced today that self-employed can claim a taxable grant which will be 80% of the average profits from […]

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Covid-19 Scottish Government Stimulus packages

Please click on this link to view stimulus packages exclusively for Scotland: https://www.gov.scot/news/gbp-2-2-billion-for-business/ This is in addition to the UK […]

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Covid-19 update for Businesses

Summary of Chancellor’s announcement on Friday 20 March 2020 The new stimulus package announced by the Chancellor on Friday is […]

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Pay Capital Gains Tax on property in 30 days

From 6 April 2020, Capital Gains Tax (CGT) due on the disposal of residential properties will be payable within 30 […]

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Latest IR35 case highlights the conflicting messages and uncertainty inherent in the IR35 legislation

HMRC scores IR35 hat-trick   By Justine Riccomini, Head of Taxation (Scottish Taxes, Employment and ICAS Tax Community) 4 November […]

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Property tax: an update on Income Tax, CGT, Stamp Duty and ATED

Income Tax  This tax year 19-20, we are now in the 3rd phase of the interest relief restriction.  This means […]

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2019-20 Tax Planning for Limited Companies

The Scottish parliament now has a progressive income tax system with new rates which means tax payers need to be […]

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