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Archive of: March, 2014

International Tax Issues - Hot Topics

A round up of things that might have passed you by over the last 12 months, which has been an eventful period and well worthy of catching up with. Read more…


International Tax Issues - Hot Topics

Budget Gives HMRC Power to Raid Your Bank Account

As always, the devil is in the detail and this Budget was no exception. Tucked away at the back of the Budget there is a paragraph which sends a chill down your spine. Read more…


Budget gives HMRC power to raid your bank account

Initial thoughts on the Budget 2014

The Chancellor has delivered the penultimate Budget ahead of the next General Election – here are a few comments on the highlights immediately following George‘s speech. Read more…


Initial thoughts on the Budget 2014

Jam Tomorrow! Childcare Scheme Boosted to £2,000 per Child from Autumn 2015

As many as 1.9 million working families will get up to £2,000 of tax-free childcare in a move to target families who are “running to stand still”. Read more…


Jam tomorrow! Childcare scheme boosted to £2,000 per child from Autumn 2015

Sweeter Tax Planning for 5 April 2014

We have put together some ‘sweet’ tax planning ideas that you might like to consider before the 5 April 2014. Only generic information is given in the document, where a suggestion is of interest to you, professional advice should be taken before implementing any ideas. Read more…


Year end planning 2014

LLP Guidance Too Little, Too Late?

The wide ranging rule changes for the way Limited Liability Partnerships (LLPs) are taxed are almost upon us and understandably a fair amount of angst is being caused by the last minute nature of the guidance. Read more…


LLP guidance too little, too late

Taxman Scoop £110m In CGT Underpayments

HM Revenue and Customs collected £110m from investigations into underpayments of Capital Gains Tax (CGT) in the 2012/13 tax year – 2.8% of the total CGT collected in 2012/13 being £3.9bn. Read more…


Taxman scoop £110m in CGT Underpayments

Reminder About Cap On Unlimited Tax Reliefs

It was announced in the 2013 Finance Bill that a cap was going to be introduced on certain unlimited tax reliefs. Read more…


Reminder about cap on unlimited tax reliefs


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