Keep up to date with the latest news and information from UHY Hacker Young in Manchester.
The future of VAT and construction services
June 8, 2018
HMRC has begun a consultation process on draft secondary legislation for a VAT reverse charge on certain services within the construction industry. This consultation is expected to last for 6 weeks.
EMI schemes receive approval from European Commission
May 16, 2018
HMRC recently announced that EU State Aid approval for Employee Management Incentive (EMI) schemes had lapsed from 6 April 2018. This meant that for any companies going through the implementation of an EMI scheme, it was not guaranteed that the beneficial tax treatment of the schemes would apply.
Care providers on verge of disaster due to sleep-in shift crisis
May 10, 2018
An employment tribunal decision in 2017 ruled that care providers in the UK were breaching the minimum wage act by paying sleep-in workers a flat rate for night-work plus an hourly rate for the hours that they physically work, leaving the industry with an estimated back-pay bill of £400 million.
UHY becomes one of Manchester’s first QuickBooks Online Platinum Partners
May 2, 2018
Following our cloud team demonstrating an outstanding level of commitment to training in use of the product and rolling out to our client base, QuickBooks UK, owned by Intuit, advanced us to Platinum Partner Status.
Tax-free childcare scheme update
May 2, 2018
Launched back in April 2017, the government funded tax-free childcare scheme helps parents with the cost of childcare. The scheme gives eligible families an extra 20% towards childcare costs.
Rachael Charlson named Accountant of the Year at Insider Media North West Young Professionals Awards 2018
April 25, 2018
Now in their fifteenth year the awards, which took place in central Manchester on Thursday 19 April, celebrate the regions finest talent aged under 35 in the professional services community.
Key payroll changes for the new tax year
April 12, 2018
The tax year 2018/19 started on 6 April 2018. This year looks to be another busy one with more significant employment law changes coming into force.
UHY Hacker Young Manchester appoints new managing partner
April 10, 2018
We are delighted to announce the appointment of Mark Robertson as managing partner. He takes up the role after 12 years as partner with the Firm.
VAT trap for overseas sellers
March 29, 2018
Are you an overseas seller selling goods on an online selling platform? Are you established in the EC or outside of the EC and sell goods to UK customers? And are those goods stored in UK fulfilment centres? If you have answered yes to all of the above then you should be VAT registered in the UK.