International supply chains causing VAT problems
5 October 2015 Many years after the Single Market came into being in 1993 the EU VAT system is still causing difficulties, particularly for businesses trading internationally.
Reforms to the taxation of non-doms
1 October 2015 Yesterday HM Treasury issued the consultation document on the taxation of non-doms that was promised in July’s Budget. There has been no change to the core proposal, but the detail has been fleshed out a bit.
Chancellor sets date for the Autumn Statement 2015 – 25 November!
30 September 2015 Chancellor George Osborne will deliver his first solely Conservative Autumn Statement on 25 November, alongside the Spending Review using the opportunity to make it a joint event.
HMRC attack online sales
15 September 2015 It seems like a great idea to cash in on a global event like the Rugby World Cup, however, we should of course think about the tax consequences of this.
Degorce film scheme appeal dismissed
2 September 2015 A finding of no trade has been upheld by the Upper Tax Tribunal in the Goldcrest film scheme.
New advice on tax-free Dividend Allowance
26 August 2015 The topic dominating professional discussions since the Summer Budget has been the Chancellor’s proposed new tax on company dividends. Our latest blog on the subject looks how the new tax allowance will fit within the structure of personal allowances and tax rates.
Landlords – are you prepared for the reduction of tax relief on mortgage interest?
14 August 2015 Following the Summer Budget one change that has raised attention amongst landlords, lenders and accountants is the reduction of tax relief on mortgage interest for landlords if you are a higher rate taxpayer.
VATflash: Place of establishment
If your business trades internationally you should be aware of the implications of the concept of ‘establishment’ for VAT purposes and how the agenda is being driven by the Courts.
Sun sets on settlement opportunity
12 August 2015 Taxpayers in film schemes have been notified that they have until 11 February 2016 to settle any dispute.
Proposals limit access to tax tribunals
11 August 2015 New proposals announced by the Ministry of Justice will introduce fees for bringing cases in the First-tier and Upper Tribunal.