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08 April 2020
If the Government decides to help airlines after coronavirus, there is a golden opportunity to impose tough new conditions to help meet the UK’s net-zero carbon commitment.
02 April 2020
The venture capital and private equity industry have invested heavily in the technology sector, from seed investments in new ideas to buyouts and take-privates of established businesses.
01 April 2020
The coronavirus pandemic has made it more important than ever to make the most of every opportunity to maximise cash returns. One way that businesses in the creative sector can generate inward cash is to claim creative sector tax relief.
11 March 2020
In the Budget 2020, the Chancellor announced a number of measures to invest in green technologies and renewable energy.
02 March 2020
Sheena McGuinness, head of renewables and cleantech at audit, tax and consulting firm RSM has won the Smart Energy Finance 2020 award at this year’s inaugural Women Powering Smart Energy awards event.
26 February 2020
Following a tribunal ruling, an independent review and a celebrity led campaign, the Government is under pressure on three sides to end the application of VAT at 20 per cent to digital publications.
25 February 2020
As green taxes are likely to play a greater role in the UK’s taxation system in the future, we try to shed some light on the much-misunderstood Climate Change Levy.
25 February 2020
Following the News Corp and Ireland Ltd Upper Tribunal decision released late last year, in which it was held that the digital editions of The Times and other News Corp newspapers should be zero-rated for VAT, HMRC has published a new briefing explaining how businesses can now submit claims for overpaid VAT. But there is a snag - any claims made are unlikely to be paid until when, and if, the litigation is finally concluded in News Corp’s favour.
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?