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Entrepreneurs’ relief (ER) but not as we know it
The Spring Budget 2020 announced a significant restriction on future availability of entrepreneurs’ relief (ER) for individuals who dispose of all or part of their business, individuals who dispose of shares in their personal company, and trustees who dispose of business assets.
Flat rate scheme (FRS) for VAT
The VAT flat rate scheme (FRS) is used by many small businesses to help simplify their VAT reporting obligations, although some VAT experts would argue that the scheme is not simple to use.
Dealing with directors’ loans
For accounting purposes, cash transactions between a director and a personal or family company are recorded through the director’s account.
FreeAgent, cloud accounting software for small businesses and freelancers.
P45 procedures – What to do when an employee leaves
When an employee leaves, there are various procedures that need to be followed from a payroll perspective. These include telling HMRC that the employee has left and issuing the employee with a P45.
Deferring self-assessment POA – Is it is good idea?
To help those suffering cash flow difficulties as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Government have announced that self-assessment taxpayers can delay making their second payment on account for 2019/20. The payment would normally by due by 31 July 2020.
Tax-efficient savings for all the family
Although interest rates remain low, there are still various tax-efficient savings incentives available which may help maximise potential returns. This article summarises some of these schemes.
Rishi Sunak’s Mini Summer Budget 2020
Announcements from Rishi Sunak on July 8th, 2020.
30-days reporting for CGT
Certain changes regarding payment of CGT took effect from April 2020 which align the position of UK residents with that of non-UK residents.