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Thursday, 26 March 2020

Tax payment deferrals

‘Cash is king!’ However profitable you are, without access to cash (either physical or in an online account), you won’t be able to pay your bills and your business will be in trouble. 

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Thursday, 26 March 2020

COVID-19: Research and Development tax relief

With the current pandemic impacting on cash flows, this is a timely reminder to all businesses that a tax relief exists that could really help you in these challenging times.

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Thursday, 26 March 2020

Tax Codes: Can we help increase your net pay?

In these unprecedented times, cash flow is likely to become a hot topic and cause for concern for many. 

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Thursday, 26 March 2020

Coronavirus and new guidance on exceptional circumstances for UK residence test

HMRC have issued new guidance on how the coronavirus will impact on the Statutory Residence Test (SRT). 

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Wednesday, 25 March 2020

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

Employers are understandably attaching considerable importance to the Government’s announcement of support in the face of the COVID-19 crisis. 

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Wednesday, 25 March 2020

COVID 19: what if your company cannot file accounts with Companies House on time?

If COVID-19 has affected your company and you need more time to file your accounts at Companies House, you can apply for an extension.

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Tuesday, 24 March 2020

Payroll Guidance brochure

This guidance has been prepared to help reduce the impact that may be caused by your current payroll process being disrupted.

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Monday, 23 March 2020

A message from MHA Larking Gowen on COVID-19

Our people and clients' health and safety are paramount, therefore, in accordance with government recommendations on implementing social distancing, we have taken the decision to close our offices to visitors. Our people will now be working from home and our offices will be closed from 5pm on Monday 23 March

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Monday, 23 March 2020

Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme – Borrow up to £5m

The Government’s series of measures to support businesses in response to the COVID-19 pandemic is unprecedented. 

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Monday, 23 March 2020

Support for charities during the coronavirus pandemic

We know that charities working with some of our society’s most vulnerable people, are looking for the detail behind government announcements on COVID-19 support and, specifically, advice on accessing funds. To this end, we include below the most recent advice from Charity Tax Group (which MHA Larking Gowen is a member of). We particularly
recommend that charities look up the CTG information hub for latest updates.

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Friday, 20 March 2020

How Cloud Accounting can help with your Business Continuity Planning

During uncertain times it’s essential that business owners can keep track of their business’s financial performance in order to instil stability and minimise disruption.

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Friday, 20 March 2020

5 Tips to manage COVI​D-19 anxiety

There’s no doubt about it, the COVID-19 pandemic is deeply concerning for everyone. And it is everyone! Other than World Wars, it’s difficult to think of anything which has or ever will affect so many of us across the world simultaneously. 

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Wednesday, 18 March 2020

IR35 reforms deferred

It was announced yesterday evening that the IR35 reforms, due to be brought in next month, will be deferred for a year. These reforms related to medium and large businesses that engage workers through intermediaries (typically personal service companies). IR35 reforms will now be deferred until 6 April 2021.

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Wednesday, 18 March 2020

Chancellor delivers Bonanza of aid measures

Last night Rishi Sunak, the Chancellor, arguably went further than any peace time Chancellor before him, in the support he announced for the economy.

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Monday, 16 March 2020

Offshore trusts and UK inheritance tax: A case study

If you’re a trustee of an offshore trust or receive a payment from an offshore trust, you may think you don’t need to pay UK inheritance tax (IHT). However, in certain circumstances, inheritance tax is due. We recently advised the trustees of an offshore discretionary trust about their UK inheritance tax obligations.

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Thursday, 12 March 2020

Budget news – entrepreneur’s relief

Following the release of the Budget (11 March 2020) the main headline that had business owners and professionals within M&A waiting with baited breath, finally hit.

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Thursday, 12 March 2020

2020 - a Budget for farmers

After decades of watching Budget presentations which ended with a the “sting in the tail” one almost felt that Rishi Sunak must have lost the back page of his speech whilst on the way to the despatch box.

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Thursday, 12 March 2020

Spring Budget 2020 Summary

The chancellor delivered his budget speech yesterday and what a speech it was!  There were tax freezes, new surcharges, threshold amendments, brilliant one liners and more.

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Thursday, 12 March 2020

Budget Webinar 2020 Recording

Watch the recording from our Budget webinar, where our tax experts shared their understanding of Budget announcement from Rishi Sunak on Wednesday 11 March 2020.

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Thursday, 12 March 2020

Budget 2020 summary

This Summary covers the key tax changes announced in the Chancellor’s speech and includes tables of the main rates and allowances.

At the back of the Summary you will find a calendar of the tax year with important deadline dates shown.

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Thursday, 12 March 2020

10 Key points infographic from the Budget 2020

Missed the Budget speech from Chancellor Rishi Sunak earlier? Here is a handy summary of our 10 key highlights from the announcement

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Wednesday, 11 March 2020

Budget 2020 – an increase to the annual allowance

This afternoon, Rishi Sanuk, the Chancellor of the Exchequer delivered his first Budget. There was lots on insightful content, of which our tax experts will give their thoughts on tomorrow during our budget Review Webinar, but I wanted to highlight an announcement that affects the medical sector about the annual allowance threshold. 

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Tuesday, 10 March 2020

Year End Tax Planning Guide 2019/20

Good planning for the year end will make sure your company pays no more tax than it needs to.

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Tuesday, 10 March 2020

How will changes to IR35 affect the automotive sector?

The changes to IR35 from 6 April 2020 will have widespread application across many industries, including the automotive sector. The affected industries are those that rely on engaging temporary workers either directly or via agencies.

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Saturday, 07 March 2020

International Women’s Day - Julie Grimmer - Keep an Open Mind and Don’t Limit Yourself

MHA Larking Gowen Partner, Julie Grimmer, heads the not-for-profit and education practice, joining the firm as a trainee in 1984. She was promoted to manager, then senior manager and had two periods of maternity leave, becoming the firm’s second female partner in 2006.

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Friday, 06 March 2020

The Environment Agency’s new regulations for septic tanks

Those of us living in rural areas may well be familiar with the delights of the domestic septic tank. Where mains sewers aren’t available, properties will have an underground tank where domestic waste water is accumulated, and periodically collected by what was once known as the ‘honey cart’. 

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Friday, 06 March 2020

International Women’s Day - Amanda Ninham - Ask Questions and Drive Change

Amanda Ninham has a wide remit as MHA Larking Gowen head of human resources. She joined the firm four years ago, and has been instrumental in our award-winning approach to employee engagement.

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Thursday, 05 March 2020

International Women’s Day - Lizzy Lloyd - A Change in Work Culture

MHA Larking Gowen Partner, Lizzy Lloyd, heads the medical accountancy team in the south of the region, and has overall responsibility for the firm’s IT strategy.

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Wednesday, 04 March 2020

Making Tax Digital – are your digital links in order?

The many businesses who started submitting quarterly VAT returns from 1 April 2019 are approaching the first anniversary of Making Tax Digital for VAT. You’ve no doubt got to grips with the process now.

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Wednesday, 04 March 2020

International Women’s Day - Becky Ames - Stand Tall and Be Bold

MHA Larking Gowen Partner, Becky Ames, leads the Business and Private team based in Suffolk, advising owner-managed businesses on all aspects of accounting and tax, and developing her team to help them achieve their ambitions

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