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Accounting for tax and NI in respect of tips or service charges may seem straightforward, but this is not always the case particularly in respect of troncs. Partner Dave Tucker explains.
8th July 2019
Builders, sub-contractors and other trades associated with the construction industry will now have to start using a new method of accounting from 1 October 2020, a one year delay.
21st June 2019
Exeter Initiative for Science & Technology will be holding its quarterly breakfast event at the Environmental Futures & Big Data Impact Lab on the topic of Exeter's position as a world leader for air quality.
14th June 2019
Alongside the increase in the popularity of hybrid and electric vehicles we have seen a rise in queries relating both to the calculation of business mileage and the way in which the cost of charging vehicles should be apportioned.
10th June 2019
In a new report, the Office of Tax Simplification has called for the Pay as You Earn system to be reviewed, to ensure tax agents can 'see relevant client information' and 'access a number of key services'.
29th May 2019
Specialist equity release adviser Philip Dalley looks at the way in which interest is charged on any equity release borrowing and the implications for inheritance tax and residual property value.
23rd May 2019
Amid the ongoing uncertainty around Brexit, one of the few reliable dates was the new tax year starting on 6 April. There is plenty of change for 2019/20 to report in this edition of our newsletter.
16th May 2019
Retirement Interest Only mortgages may be worthy of consideration for those looking to purchase a retirement property or to release some equity in their existing property. Thompson Jenner Financial Services mortgage specialist Philip Dalley takes a look.
7th May 2019
Contractors working in the private sector for medium and large organisations will see the responsibility for identifying IR35 contracts moving from them to the engaging body. Partner Paul Lewis gives an overview of the proposed changes.
1st May 2019
The 6th April 2019 ushered in the start of a new tax year and with it came a fresh opportunity to invest in an ISA. In this article we are going to take a quick look at what ISA options are available for this tax year and some of the basic rules behind this investment vehicle.
25th April 2019