In just over six months, builders, contractors and other trades associated with the building industry will have to get to grips with a new way of accounting for VAT.
Where it is necessary for a member of staff to live at his place of work, such as a housemaster in a boarding school, the provision of accommodation is not treated as a taxable benefit for the employee.
Happy employees are productive employees, but different individuals require varying benefits with their remuneration package.
Tax calculations are now largely automated. When your tax return is submitted the HMRC computer calculates how much tax you owe, or whether a tax repayment is due, and issues a tax statement.
HMRC have published new advisory fuel rates for company car drivers which will apply from December 1, 2018
As a self-employed trader, do you diligently record the mileage for every business journey you take?
If a residential property worth up to £500,000 is purchased by one or more first-time buyers, the first £300,000 of the purchase price is exempt from SDLT. This exemption applies for property purchases completed on and after 22 November 2017.
High street shops and restaurants feel the burden of business rates acutely, as the tax does not reduce if their profits fall.
Our App can now track accurate journeys using a powerful GPS Mileage Tracker
If you have acquired a new home since 1 April 2016 you should be aware of the 3% stamp duty land tax (SDLT) supplement which applies to purchases of second and additional homes
As an ordinary business you may think that landfill tax is someone else’s problem.
If your business is VAT registered, and the turnover for the last year has exceeded £85,000, you should soon receive a letter from HMRC stating that you must comply with the making tax digital (MTD) rules from April 2019.