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What are the tax cash flow implications of adopting FRS 102?
Danielle Stewart OBE

14 September 2015

The accounting treatment changes may affect tax cash flows, meaning it could be advantageous to adopt FRS 102 earlier rather than later.

FRS 102: Investment properties and the hidden tax hit to your balance sheet
Danielle Stewart OBE

14 September 2015

If you have investment property in your balance sheet, when transitioning to FRS 102 ('New UK GAAP'), you may have an unexpected problem.

Business property relief
Gary Heynes

11 September 2015

Business owners and investors should ensure they qualify for one of the most valuable tax reliefs, allowing them to pass on their business free of inheritance tax.

UK situs trust assets – offshore trustees caught in UK tax net!
Gary Heynes

11 September 2015

The UK tax net may be wider than perhaps thought, catching out unsuspecting offshore trustees holding UK situs assets. What are the main traps to be aware of?

Baffled by your tax code?
Bill Longe

11 September 2015

In principle, it’s easy. Unless you earn over £100,000 per year, you generally get the first slice of your income tax-free because you are given a personal allowance. The Chancellor has said that most people will have £10,000 tax-free for 2014-15, so most employees should have a simple tax code: 1000L.

Withholding tax- watch out

11 September 2015

The obligation to withhold tax at source can catch out unwary companies, giving rise to penalties.

Holiday season brings slowdown in eating and drinking-out growth

10 September 2015

Britain’s managed pub and restaurant groups saw sales growth slow in August. Collective like-for-like sales were up just 0.6 per cent on August last year, latest figures from the Coffer Peach Business Tracker show.

Tax Voice - September 2015

09 September 2015

Welcome to this month's edition of Tax Voice, a monthly round-up of the most important tax news.

New dividend tax regime for investors

09 September 2015

The way dividends are taxed will change from 6 April 2016 and now HMRC has clarified the detail on the changes, who are the winners and losers?

Changes to tax rules for landlords

09 September 2015

Many private landlords will be hit with higher tax following the changes announced in the Summer Budget. What should those affected do to soften the blow?

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