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Monday, 22 February 2021

VAT liability of caravan disconnection fees

The latest VAT news from our expert, Daniel May.

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Monday, 22 February 2021

Are you considering a Members Voluntary Liquidation?

Is now a good time to consider a Members Voluntary Liquidation? Our expert, Simone Daly, discusses this point in her latest blog.

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Tuesday, 09 February 2021

Brexit: Ongoing negotiations, and tax issues for those owning property in the EU

Despite the Brexit deal in its present form being over 1,000 pages, there are still matters that will require ongoing negotiation and agreement. Furthermore, for those who own property in the EU, tax issues are already coming to light.

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Monday, 01 February 2021

How ready are you to sell your business?

If you’re a business owner, the chances are that at some point you’ve dreamt of selling up and moving onto the next chapter in your life. Some of you will have a more vivid dream than others.

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Friday, 29 January 2021

Deal volumes spike after COVID fall

The UK Corporate Transactions market experienced a strong end to 2020 both in terms of deal volumes and values. Undeniably impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, the market had experienced a slowdown of activity in late spring 2020.

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Wednesday, 27 January 2021

VAT domestic reverse charge – how does this affect the construction industry?

VAT domestic reverse charge in the construction industry will come into force from 1 March 2021. Daniel explains what the reverse charge is and how this will affect all in the supply chain.

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Tuesday, 26 January 2021

SRA Accounts Rules – are you using these to your advantage?

As the new SRA (Solicitors Regulation Authority) Accounts Rules have been in force for just over a year, it's a good time to review the rules and what they mean for you in practice.

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Thursday, 21 January 2021

Insolvency Statistics news

Andrew looks at the Insolvency Statistics, covering the Month of December 2020, that have just been released by the Insolvency Service.

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Thursday, 21 January 2021

Brexit update: Making or receiving Withholding Tax payments

Ben discusses Withholding Tax post Brexit and how planning is vital to make sure that you understand withholding obligations and the tax impact.

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Wednesday, 13 January 2021

Bringing the office to you? Tax implications

We’re increasingly asked about mobile office pods for those working from home. What are the tax consequences for the employer and employee?

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Thursday, 07 January 2021

New lockdown grants for retail, hospitality and leisure sectors

Chris discusses the new lockdown grants available for businesses in the retail, hospitality and leisure sectors. 

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Wednesday, 06 January 2021

Brexit update: Social Security coordination for employees working abroad

Now that we have a Brexit deal in place, what is the Social Security position of employees embarking on a temporary international work assignment from 1 January 2021?

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Monday, 04 January 2021

Type 2 pensions for GPs

In her latest blog, Ashleigh looks at the topic of NHS Pension Scheme Type 2 certificates.  She discusses what these certificates are and why they're important?

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Friday, 18 December 2020

We all have mental health

Mental health first aider, James Lay, discusses how he, and co-host, Mark Curtis, have put mental health at the heart of one of their latest Impromptu Business Chats. The blog includes links to useful resources.

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Thursday, 17 December 2020

Extension to Bounce Back Loan Scheme

The Chancellor has announced an extension to the coronavirus Bounce Back Loan scheme following the reintroduction of lockdown restrictions.

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Wednesday, 16 December 2020

Christmas festivities – the tax challenges

As thoughts start to turn to Christmas parties, employers anxious to share some festive cheer with employees are worried that, amidst current circumstances, they won't be able to make the annual party happen.

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Tuesday, 15 December 2020

NHS Pensions annual allowance charge compensation

NHS England has issued guidance regarding the pensions annual allowance charge compensation policy. The policy is for one year only and the NHS Pension Scheme will settle any tax charges in respect of growth of NHS Pension benefits above the annual allowance.

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Friday, 11 December 2020

Update to Charity Code of Governance

Following consultation, an updated Charity Code of Governance has been published. Chris discusses the main points in his latest blog.

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Friday, 04 December 2020

Cashless payments: tips and troncs

Now that the tourism and leisure sectors are implementing contactless payments, Julia discusses the question, “How are tips paid to employees when the majority of payments are received via card?”

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Tuesday, 01 December 2020

Insolvency update

Read Andrew's blog as he discusses the latest data from the insolvency service.

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Tuesday, 24 November 2020

Is a capital gains tax rewrite on the horizon?

With public sector borrowing entering levels previously unimaginable outside wartime, how might the Chancellor balance the books and how might this impact capital gains tax?

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Thursday, 19 November 2020

Legal firms, continue to be alert to scams

The issue of scams and how they’re carried out is becoming more intricate and sophisticated. What should legal firms bear in mind?

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Thursday, 19 November 2020

How will Brexit, subsidies and tax impact farmland value?

Although farmland value appears to be holding steady, the additional uncertainties surrounding Brexit and the impact of COVID-19 have had an effect. Laurie's blog discusses the impact of Brexit, subsidies and tax on farmland value.

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Wednesday, 18 November 2020

Brexit: Tariffs and how they may impact you

Rob's blog looks at the potential impact of Brexit on tariffs and VAT, focusing on actions businesses can be taking now to plan for and understand the potential impact in a cost effective manner.

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Tuesday, 17 November 2020

Benchmarking your GP practice

Being able to benchmark your GP practice against other practices is a great way to gain a better understanding of your GP practice’s financial performance. This is especially important while contending with the challenges arising from COVID-19.

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Monday, 16 November 2020

£1 million Annual Investment Allowance extended

The Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT) and many businesses have called upon the Chancellor to extend the availability of the temporary increase in the Annual Investment Allowance (AIA) beyond its scheduled end date of 31 December 2020 in order to help recovering businesses.

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Monday, 16 November 2020

Local Restrictions Support Grant during national lockdown

The coronavirus Local Restrictions Support Grant supports businesses that were open as usual, but which have had to close due to the national lockdown restrictions between 5 November and 2 December. Who is eligible and what will you get?

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Tuesday, 27 October 2020

Brexit: What are you waiting for?

With just weeks to go until Brexit, how prepared are businesses and what do they need to do now? Our blog looks at some simple and cost effective steps.

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Monday, 26 October 2020

What is the Local Restrictions Support Grant?

The good news is that the East Anglia region is not currently affected by local restrictions. However, things can change quickly so it’s worth noting how your business could be affected if you were forced to close due to local restrictions.

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Monday, 26 October 2020

BLOG - Thinking of selling a business? You might want to act now

With the continued impact of COVID-19 and the looming uncertainty of Brexit, many business owners would be forgiven for thinking that now isn’t a great time to be selling a business.

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