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Changes to childcare voucher scheme

Date: 05/06/13

The existing tax-free employer childcare voucher scheme is to be scrapped, with a more generous system set to take its place. The new tax-free childcare scheme (TFC) will be introduced in autumn 2015 and will be available to households where both... Read More

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New advice on national insurance numbers

Date: 04/06/13

New guidance has been issued to employers operating PAYE after HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) issued a number of national insurance numbers that were missing a final letter, meaning they are incorrect. Following the introduction of PAYE Real Time... Read More

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Gift Aid Small Donations Scheme (GASDS)

Date: 29/05/13

GASDS allows eligible charities and Community Amateur Sports Clubs (CASC's) to claim Gift Aid style 'top-up' payments on small cash donations without requiring the donor to provide a Gift Aid declaration. The Gift Aid Small Donations Scheme came... Read More

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HMRC to target property sales

Date: 07/05/13

From September 2013, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) will begin a tax review into residential property sales. The new Property Sales Campaign (PRC) will see HMRC reviewing the tax records of those who have sold residential properties but not reported... Read More

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Tax benefits of investing in agricultural land

Date: 06/05/13

Investors can protect their wealth from Inheritance Tax, which is chargeable at up to 40%, by investing in agricultural land.  Typically where an investor purchases agricultural land at least seven years prior to death and in this time it has... Read More

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