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BUDGET BREAKFAST 28th and 29th November

This year we will be running our Budget Breakfast at two venues, everyone is welcome, so if you are interested in coming along, please register using ... Read More >>
8 Reasons To Have a Shareholders’ Agreement

PURPOSE Even though there is no legal requirement to have a formal shareholders agreement, every company with more than one shareholder is well advise... Read More >>
This takes the biscuit

In a recent hearing before a tax tribunal, HMRC led the charge to insist that bicarbonate of soda (BoS) was a chemical not a food of a kind used for h... Read More >>
Intellectual property and Brexit

The Intellectual Property Office has issued commentary on the future of intellectual property (IP) issues following Brexit. We have copied in blow som... Read More >>
Additional support for Carillion subcontractors

A further package of support for the businesses and workers affected by Carillion’s liquidation was announced Saturday 3 February, by Business S... Read More >>
Text message scammers scuppered by HMRC

HMRC has stopped thousands of taxpayers from receiving scam text messages, with 90 percent of the most convincing texts now halted before they reach t... Read More >>
Tax Diary February/March 2018

1 February 2018 – Due date for corporation tax payable for the year ended 30 April 2017. 19 February 2018 – PAYE and NIC deductions due fo... Read More >>
What is in a name

A company, Casio Services Ltd (CSL), had been registered with Companies House since June 2016, and after that confirmation by Companies House the dire... Read More >>
Unexpected VAT charge for UK importers

With no agreement on tariffs, the UK will be treated as any other non-EU trading nation post Brexit. Consequently, UK importers would be required to m... Read More >>
Biker club wins VAT case

Many clubs offer members a range of services for their membership fee. For example, membership may include a members’ magazine. Ordinarily, a ma... Read More >>
Getting ready for Making Tax Digital

As our regular readers of our newsletter will be aware, the government has back-tracked on their original proposal to digitise taxpayers’ affair... Read More >>
Young people with great business ideas apply here

The Princes Trust and Innovate UK have formed a partnership to support young people with business ideas that could become a reality. The nuts and bolt... Read More >>

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