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This section of our website contains our regular tax "blogs", along with any other general interest material.

New Data Protection Bill

The Government has published the long-awaited Data Protection Bill that will incorporate most of the provisions set out in the EU General Data Protect... Read More >>
Claiming for employment related expenses

If you are employed, and this will include most directors, you can claim for expenses that you have paid for personally, to be set against your income... Read More >>
When is a replacement an improvement

We are often asked by landlord clients to clarify the difference between a replacement item of furniture, furnishing, household appliances or kitchen ... Read More >>
Tax free dividend squeeze confirmed

The government reintroduced the remainder of the March budget last week, it’s the part that was held-over to accommodate the May 2017 general el... Read More >>
30 hours free childcare for working parents

The Department for Education released the following press release last week regarding the new childcare support offer that commences from 1 September ... Read More >>
Tax Diary September/October 2017

1 September 2017 – Due date for Corporation Tax due for the year ended 30 November 2016. 19 September 2017 – PAYE and NIC deductions due f... Read More >>
Evidence of earning for mortgage purposes

If you are a client, and registered to submit a Self Assessment tax return, we can provide you with a statement that you can use as evidence of earnin... Read More >>
Claiming back professional subscriptions

If your employment requires that you obtain and maintain membership of a professional organisation, you can make a claim to set the cost against your ... Read More >>
VAT bad debt relief

If you use standard VAT accounting – pay VAT on sales when invoiced and claim back VAT on purchases when invoiced – you may have availed y... Read More >>
Common misconceptions about tax and letting property

HMRC has published a list of popular misconceptions that taxpayers have about letting property. We have listed below a summary of situations where you... Read More >>