28 November 2019
RSM’s annual social housing series is scheduled for January – February 2020 and will cover key issues and emerging trends in the sector.
15 October 2019
Yesterday’s Queen’s speech provided little clarity on the direction of travel for social housing provision in the UK, which many will see as disappointing at a time when support to build new homes is needed. But is the silence representative of what is happening in the sector?
Ellie leads the Change team’s social impact service. Social impact allows organisations to better quantify the additional value their activities and programmes have brought to individuals and communities.
Gwyneth is a tax partner with over 20 years’ experience advising corporates and their shareholders and significant experience on property taxes and social housing.
22 November 2018
HMRC has published Revenue and Customs Brief 6 (2018), providing information on a concession relating to service charges. This is having a significant impact on the housing sector and RSM are keen to remind you of its importance.
Anna heads up the charity team for the West Midlands and works across the West Midlands and North West regions. She has 16 years’ audit experience and has expertise in the not for profit sector, working with charity, education, social housing and pension clients.
21 June 2018
The changes in recent years to the Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) rules have added a lot of complexity and a recent case highlights the difficulty taxpayers face in calculating the amount of tax due and determining what reliefs are available. With record SDLT revenues in 2017, it seems likely that many taxpayers are overpaying SDLT as a result.
06 June 2018
Leading audit, tax and consulting firm RSM has partnered with HMRC’s Social Housing Sector team to advise registered providers of the tax risks facing the sector and how to navigate the challenges to ensure organisations remain compliant.