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Date: 22nd March 2019 | Post by: HaesCooper | Category: Company Tax Updates & Information, Personal Tax Updates & Information
SAVE TAX BY 5 APRIL 2019! The end of the 2018/19 tax year is nearly upon us, so here is HaesCooper’s final reminder as to the main tax savings issues to be considered and, where necessary, actions to be completed by 5 April 2019. Personal allowances Any unused part of the £11,850 2018/19 personal allowance is lost as it...
Date: 5th March 2019 | Post by: HaesCooper | Category: HMRC Updates
Just a few weeks to go and still the UK has no withdrawal deal with the EU, despite invoking Article 50 in March 2017 with the UK Government Brexit ministers assuring us that the withdrawal deal with the EU would be the simplest of deals to conclude. Plus, in spite of the promises from the relevant Government business...
Date: 15th February 2019 | Post by: HaesCooper | Category: Personal Tax Updates & Information
Usually a tax adviser’s professional life is focussed around old ‘dusty’ tax cases, but here we have an important tax case involving the entertainment industry; more precisely a professional pole dancer no less! Older tax advisers will remember the case of the pop group Abba and the outlandish costumes they wore on stage...
Date: 8th February 2019 | Post by: HaesCooper | Category: HMRC Updates
As reported in a previous HaesCooper blog post - Maxing Tax Digital – update, the MTD for VAT pilot is now open to sole traders and companies that are up to date with their VAT. Those VAT registered businesses with more complex VAT issues to include Trusts, Groups of companies, completers of annual returns and those that...
Date: 7th December 2018 | Post by: HaesCooper | Category: Personal Tax Updates & Information
It’s important to make sure you have reviewed your assets and decided what you want to happen to those assets on your death i.e. make a Will or ensure that an existing Will is updated. Also, ensure that your wishes as to what should happen to your assets are known through a Letter of Wishes. Plan Ahead: Who Will Inherit...