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Minimum contributions rise to 3% for employers in April

  Most employers in the UK will see minimum contributions towards their workers’ occupational pension schemes rise from 2% to 3% next month. Businesses are

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Making Tax Digital for VAT

  The first batch of VAT-registered businesses enter into the Government’s Making Tax Digital (MTD) regime on 1 April 2019. All VAT-registered businesses turning over

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Government launches web service to prepare firms for EU exit

  The Government has launched a new website service to help businesses prepare for the UK’s exit from the EU later this month. ‘Prepare your

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The politics of tax breaks

  How did we end up with such a complex system of tax reliefs? If there’s one thing accountants love, it’s identifying obscure tax reliefs

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Preparing businesses for leaving the EU

  What can your firm do before 29 March 2019? As the clock continues to tick down to the 29 March 2019, when the UK

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HMRC error hits early-paying self-assessment taxpayers

  HMRC admitted an error which saw hundreds of early-paying taxpayers wrongly issued with late-payment notices before the deadline for self-assessment tax returns. The deadline

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Spring Statement Summary

Spring Statement Summary

It may have been low key but here’s a summary of everything that happened. Download summary  

The risks of a tax investigation

Will HMRC come knocking on your door? It’s a fact – humans are bad at assessing risk. We’re terrified of things that rarely happen (plane

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Changes to probate in 2019

Controversial fee increase set to take place from April. From April 2019, some estates in England and Wales could be required to pay almost £6,000

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Tax Card 2019/20

Tax Card 2019/20 TAXABLE INCOME TAX BANDS AND RATES   2019/20 2018/19 Starting rate* of 0% on savings up to £5,000 £5,000 Basic-rate band £37,500

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