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Budget 2013

Date: 21/03/13

The headline announcement in this years Budget was that 450, 000 SMEs will no longer be required to pay employer National Insurance Contributions (NICs), with the first £2, 000 being taken off employers' NI bills from April 2014. In what was... Read More

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Comic Relief 2013

Date: 17/03/13

Following on from our successful Children In Need fund raising in November, we again set about raising some money by baking and managed to raise over £250 towards Comic Relief. Once again, thank you to ev Read More

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Inheritance tax freeze

Date: 07/03/13

Individuals are advised to seek advice sooner rather than later to ensure their loved ones are not caught out by Inheritance Tax (IHT) at a later date. Despite pledges in 2007 by the Conservative Party that the IHT threshold would be increased to... Read More

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New corporation tax relief for businesses

Date: 04/03/13

The new Patent Box tax relief takes effect from 1 April 2013. Patent Box will allow eligible companies which make profits from exploiting patented inventions whether through royalties or as part of the sale price of products - to benefit from a 10%... Read More

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Payroll changes fast approaching

Date: 01/03/13

Those employers who have not yet prepared for Real Time Information (RTI) should note that they need to do so before the changes take effect on 6 April. Under RTI, all employers will be required to submit details of salary payments and deductions as... Read More

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Our clients can be assured that Scott & Wilkinson are registered with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales to carry out audit work in the United Kingdom and regulated for a range of investment business activities.

We are also registered with the Chartered Institute of Taxation as a firm of Chartered Tax advisors. 

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