12 February 2020
In October 2018, the Chancellor unexpectedly announced the ending from April 2020 of Enhanced Capital Allowances (ECA) for energy- and water-efficient plant and machinery. With the deadline fast approaching there is still time for businesses to benefit from this valuable relief. But is this really the end of tax relief for energy efficiency?
12 February 2020
Last week, the Government announced its plans to bring forward the ban on the sale of new petrol, diesel and hybrid cars by five years to 2035. The move will lead to a corresponding decrease in fuel duty receipts, so what will replace the current system?
05 February 2020
The Government is proposing a 700 per cent increase in road tax for motorhomes, but there is little to back it up from a tax or environmental perspective and it would leave a damaged manufacturing industry behind.
David is a partner, leading our Digital and IT Strategy team. He has considerable strategy, systems selection, project delivery and operations experience.
06 January 2020
The PRA published the latest in sequence of Dear CEO letters on the subject of regulatory reporting at the end of October. Consistent with earlier ones, this letter reiterates firms’ obligations to ensure regulatory returns are accurate, compliant with the rules and that the reporting framework is subject to an adequate degree of governance and oversight.
18 December 2019
Reports that the new UK government will create an energy and climate change department to lead the way in tackling the climate emergency got us thinking. In the first weeks of this new government, are there any simple tax changes which would help the UK meet its climate change targets?
Graham is a tax partner and leads RSM’s North West region innovation reliefs team.
Financial Services Accounting and Financial Reporting Director
James is an accounting and financial reporting director in RSM’s financial services team. James specialises in advising financial services clients on matters including technical accounting, transaction structuring and prudential risk management.