Keep up to date with the latest news and information from UHY Hacker Young in Manchester.
Offshore Technology Conference May 2015
May 22, 2015
I recently attended the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in Houston, Texas with my colleague Clive Gawthorpe. The conference is now in its 47th year of running, and this was UHY Manchester’s second year of attending.
Award winning Heavenly Builders
March 11, 2015
Our client, Hende Building Services Limited, has gone on to win the national award for the Heavenly Builder category with the Federation of Master Builders.
Attention all online retailers using Amazon.fr…
March 4, 2015
Merchants trading on marketplaces such as eBay and Amazon may have a liability to register for VAT in France and pay over French VAT to French Tax Authorities.
A win for insolvency litigation
February 26, 2015
On the 26 February 2015 it was announced that the exemption for insolvency litigation would continue “for the time being” allowing for CFA success fees and ATE Insurance premiums to be recoverable from a losing party.
Proposed Changes to Bankruptcy and Debt Relief Order Regime
February 25, 2015
The Government has proposed to increase the minimum debt threshold for creditors’ bankruptcy petitions from £750 to £5,000, and the maximum level of debt for which a Debt Relief Order can be obtained from £15,000 to £20,000.
February 20, 2015
HMRC recognise that for many years, businesses have been under-claiming capital allowances on property acquisitions, refurbishments and new-build projects.
Lack of Regularity
February 18, 2015
Hot on the heels of the EFA ‘no profit’ restriction on related party transactions, serious flaws have been highlighted in inappropriate use of school assets for personal gain.
New purge to collect debts
February 11, 2015
Old government debts that you thought had been written off or forgotten may now be actively pursued.
Research & Development tax credits
February 5, 2015
In 2000, the UK Government introduced a scheme designed to encourage British businesses to benefit, through enhanced tax relief, from expenditure on qualifying Research & Development activity. We have a strong relationship with the specialist R&D team within HMRC and take the time to develop a claim which clearly meets HMRC’s guidelines.