August 2021 Tax insider

Included in this month’s article:

  • Lower stamp duty land tax threshold in place until October.
  • Employer costs increase as furlough scheme winds down.
  • Treasury seeks feedback on business rates revaluations.
  • Pensions tex traps catch out thousands more savers.
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Tax Insider July 2021

Included in this months article:

  • Sweeping VAT reforms in the EU will affect the UK’s online retailers
  • Families hit with big bills after believing gifts would not be taxed
  • OTS considers bringing the end of the tax year forward
  • UK tax incentive ‘fails to deliver extra R&D spending’
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June 2021 Tax Insider

Included in this month’s article:

  • Deadline approaches for SME Brexit support grant
  • Employers told to issue childcare voucher reminder
  • Directors bank mandatory climate credential disclosure plan
  • HMRC seeks to remove VAT repayment Supplement
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May 2021 Tax Insider

Included in this month’s article:

  • Super-deduction tempts 51% of manufacturers to invest
  • VAT-registered firms start using digital links under MTD
  • HMRC rolls out new measures to ‘Tackle CIS abuse’
  • Workplace pension contributions bounce back after slump
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April 2021 Tax Insider

Included in this month’s article:

  • Three month extension for business rates holiday in England
  • New recovery loan scheme replaces previous COVID-19 loans
  • VAT-registration and deregistration thresholds frozen until 2024/25
  • Treasury issues guidance on the final two self-employed grants
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March 2021 Tax Insider

Included in this month’s artice:

  • Opt-in to VAT deferral new payment scheme by 31 March 2021
  • Personal allowance and higher-rate threshold to increase 0.5%
  • Changes to prompt-payment code aim to end late payments
  • Record number miss self-assessment filing deadline due to COVID-19
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February 2021 Tax Insider

Included in this months article:

  • Hardest-hit businesses offered new government grants of up to £9,000
  • Pre-Christmas furlough extension stems the tide of redundancies
  • Record number of small businesses ‘set to close for good in 2021’
  • COVID-19 sees retail sales slump to a 25-year low in 2020
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January 2021 Tax Insider

Included in this month’s article:

  • Annual investment allowance remains at £1m until 2022
  • HMRC issues last reminder for 2019/20 personal tax returns
  • One-year freeze for business rates multiplier in England
  • National living wage to increase alongside age threshold fall
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Tax Insider December 2020

INCLUDED IN THIS MONTH’S ARTICLE:

  • VAT-REGISTERED TRADERS URGED TO PREPARE FOR LIFE AFTER BREXIT
  • FURLOUGH SCHEME EXTENDS UK-WIDE UNTIL THE END OF MARCH
  • GOVERNMENT BODY URGES CAPITAL GAINS TAX OVERHAUL
  • SELF-EMPLOYED FEAR TAX RETURNS MAY AFFECT FOURTH SEISS CLAIM
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TAX INSIDER NOVEMBER 2020

INCLUDED IN THIS MONTH’S ARTICLE:

– GROUP SLAMS LATEST TAXABLE GRANTS FOR THE SELF-EMPLOYED
– IMPROVED JOB SUPPORT SCHEME OPENS FOR EMPLOYERS
– SUNAK HINTS AT SPRING TAX HIKES TO ‘BALANCE THE BOOKS’
– THREE IN FIVE BOUNCE-BACK LOANS MAY NEVER BE REPAID, WATCHDOG CLAIMS

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Tax Insider October 2020

Included in this month’s article:

  • Commission set to recommend national living wage freeze
  • Chancellor reveals new support measures amid second-wave fears
  • Tax group calls for extension to the annual investment allowance
  • Fraudulent furlough claims or those paid in error cost £3.5BN
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Tax Insider September 2020

INCLUDED IN THIS MONTH’S ARTICLE:

  • VIDEO-WITNESSED WILLS BECOME LEGAL IN ENGLAND AND WALES
  • BUSINESSES CLAIM LATE PAYMENTS CRISIS DEEPENS DURING LOCKDOWN
  • FURLOUGHED WORKERS GET REDUNDANCY PAY PROTECTION
  • FIRMS ‘UNABLE TO PREPARE’ FOR END OF BREXIT TRANSITION PERIOD
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