CV-19 update 2

April 20th 2020

The Job Retention Scheme is now open to applications. For guidance on this and other developments, please follow this link:

Summary of latest developments up to 20th April >  

CV-19 update

April 7th, 2020

Further guidance on the Government support available for businesses and individuals: 

Summary of latest developments up to 3rd April > 

Updates for April 2020 - Coronavirus Special

March 31st, 2020

Lots of information here to answer some of your questions during these frightening times. 

Insider April 2020 > 

Support for Businesses during the Coronavirus Outbreak > 

Personal Tax Planning for 2020/21 > 

Coronavirus Support - announcements to date

March 27th, 2020

Summary for Self Employed >

Summary for all >  

Tax Card for 2020/21

March 25th, 2020 

Here is a link to our tax card for 2020/21 giving you all the rates, bands and allowances you will need for the new tax year: 

Tax Card 2020/21 > 

March 21st, 2020

Tax Card 2020/21 > 

Budget Report 2020

March 12th, 2020

Here is a link to our report on Rishi Sunak's first Budget, issued in trying times and likely to be overtaken very quickly by new announcements to support us all, whether individuals or business, during the growing Covid-19 crisis:

Budget Report

Newsletter and Updates for March 2020

February 28th, 2020

Please follow these links to our Insider Newsletter for March that looks at the record number of 2018/19 Tax Returns sent in through Self Assessment, Income Tax rates frozen in Scotland, the rolling out of the off-payroll rules for the private sector and the surprise increase in the threshold for Employees' National Insurance to £9,500: 

Insider March 2020 > 

and out latest topical updates|:

Employers' issues with Automatic Enrolment for Workplace Pensions >

Cryptoassets - HMRC's stance > [a bit of a niche topic, but becoming more prevalent]

Newsletter and Updates for February 2020  

January 31st, 2020

Please follow these links to our Insider Newsletter for February that looks at the thousands of people filing their Tax Returns over Christmas, the report sparing taxpayers from last month's Loan Charge deadline, the bill for the 6.2% National Living Wage increase to be picked up by employers and Christmas failing to save retailers from the "worst year on record":

Insider February 2020 > 

and our latest topical updates:

The Tax Implications of Providing Company Cars >

Tracing Lost Pension Plans >  

January 17th, 2020

Year End Tax Guide for 2019/20 

Here is a link to our Year End Tax Guide for 2019/20 giving you the rates, reliefs and allowances to use before 5th April 2020: 

Year End Tax Guide 2019/20 >  

January 6th, 2020

Please follow these links to our Insider Newsletter for January that looks at the fear of a quarter of small business in the UK that they will go bust by 2024, the possible delay to the extension of the off-payroll rules to the private sector, the complex taper rules that could lead to 'huge' tax bills for high earners on their pension contributions and the Budget appears to be set to take place in February once Brexit has been resolved: 

Insider January 2020 > 

and our latest topical updates:

R&D Tax Credits in Practice > 

Different Types of Business Structures >

A Selection of Earlier Updates from 2019 

Low-Risk Ways to Start a Business > [December 2019]

The Case of the Missing Budget > [November 2019]

Property as an Investment > [October 2019] 

IR35 in the Private Sector > [October 2019]  

Saving for Retirement > [August 2019] 

Working from Home > [June 2019]