Landfill Brings New Tax Risk

Landfill Tax may not seem one to watch for every business: but key developments since 1 April 2018 mean waste disposal at unauthorised waste sites may now be taxable and any business allowing taxable waste to be disposed of at an unauthorised waste site is potentially in scope.

EMI: An Eventful Year

After some uncertainty, it was announced that EMI continues unchanged – and new research underlines the importance of the scheme.

HMRC Business Tax Account: Is Yours Activated?

At present, taxpayers can use an HMRC online Business Tax Account (BTA) – and many already do so – but it’s not essential. This is changing.

Café in Hot Water

Is takeaway food supplied by a business ‘hot’? A lot can hinge on getting the answer right, as a recent tax tribunal case shows.

Furnished Holiday Lets – A Smart Move?

Times have been getting tougher for landlords in the buy to let market. One potential option for the buy to let investor is to diversify into the market for furnished holiday lettings (FHLs).

Summer 2018 Newsletter

MTD is Coming

Making Tax Digital (MTD) is on the horizon for many businesses. It represents a momentous change in the way taxpayers keep records and submit information to HMRC.

Growing Your Business

The Office of Tax Simplification has reported that the tax system needs to do more to help UK businesses achieve their potential.

New Tax Year, New Tax Plans

As we head into the season to submit tax returns for the tax year ended 5 April 2018, it’s a good time to think about saving tax in the current tax year.