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News and advice by HaesCooper – the latest news affecting you and your business from HMRC and other sources.

Date: 7th February 2020 | Post by: HaesCooper | Category: Company Tax Updates & Information, Personal Tax Updates & Information
In previous HaesCooper articles we have detailed the ‘off payroll’ tax rules that first came in from April 2017 for contractors operating within the Public Sector and the extension of these tax rules to contractors operating within the Private Sector as from 6 April 2020. With little over a month from the start of the...
Date: 23rd January 2020 | Post by: HaesCooper | Category: Company Tax Updates & Information, Personal Tax Updates & Information
Major changes to Capital Gains Tax (CGT) rules on sales of residential properties are coming in from the 6th April 2020. Forgetting to prepare for the changes could result in costs and expensive penalty charges from HMRC. The proposed changes to CGT rules for the sale of residential property (the sale contract date, not...
Date: 19th November 2019 | Post by: HaesCooper | Category:
Following the success of changes made to Capital Gains Tax (CGT) and residential property sales in 2015 – further changes are set to be introduced from the 6th of April 2020, for UK residents who own residential property in the UK or abroad. The CGT changes from and including the tax year 2020/21 will mean that any CGT...
Date: 19th November 2019 | Post by: HaesCooper | Category:
Membership Subscription Tax Relief If you are a director or employee and you pay a subscription to be a member of an organisation check to see if you can obtain Income Tax relief for the cost of the subscription as HMRC have updated their list of ‘approved organisations’. Remember to qualify you must be working in a job...
Date: 22nd October 2019 | Post by: HaesCooper | Category:
The HMRC are following up on their success in obtaining and using information from overseas tax authorities by sending out letters to overseas corporate/trust owners who let UK residential property, and their tenants. HMRC has sent out two standard formatted letters; one to overseas corporate/trust owners and one to the...