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Is your self-assessment tax return still outstanding?

Date: 20/04/15

People are reminded that if they still haven't submitted their self-assessment tax returns, additional fines will soon be charged. From 1 May, people that have yet to send HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) their returns will incur a five per cent or... Read More

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How will the pension reforms affect you?

Date: 06/04/15

New pension freedoms for over 55s that were introduced at the start of the month represent the biggest shake-up to pensions in a generation.  Although the reforms will change the way we save and spend before and during retirement, people are warned... Read More

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People need to be aware of changes to tax efficient schemes

Date: 01/04/15

Individuals are reminded that a number of tax-efficient investment schemes will be changing soon. The reminder comes after the Chancellor, George Osborne, announced a number of changes to venture capital trusts (VCT) and enterprise investment... Read More

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Budget 2015 - SME's recognised as backbone of Britain

Date: 19/03/15

Recognising the contributions made by micro-businesses in terms of UK wealth and reducing the number of unemployed, this final Budget of the current Parliament, delivered 50 days before the next General Election, offered some key benefits. SMEs make... Read More

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Be prepared for changes to prompt payment discounts

Date: 17/03/15

Business owners are reminded that HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has announced the rules surrounding VAT declaration on prompt payment discounts (PPDs) are changing from 1 April 2015.  PPDs offer a reduction to the price of goods and services... Read More

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