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
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.
24 February 2020
James Grandby, specialist medical practices partner, covers the key financial considerations and implications for practices and new primary care networks including; taxation of the surplus funding, employment status of the clinical director, and VAT exposure of your PCN.
05 February 2020
Final instalment of a three-part blog series to highlight the following issues facing the British residential care sector: the importance of good management and effective governance and regulation.
29 January 2020
The impact of staff shortages in residential care homes as a result of the Government scrapping bursaries for nursing students; Brexit; sleep-in costs for residential care workers and the effect of IR35 on contractors being defined as employees.
16 January 2020
In the first instalment of blogs looking at issues facing the residential care sector, we look at profitability, ownership structures and value in distressed situations.
15 January 2020
The UK tech sector is in a period of unprecedented growth, and with that comes new and varied challenges. Mentoring is increasingly becoming a way for new tech entrepreneurs to take these obstacles head-on, and ultimately expedite the growth of their firms.
09 January 2020
As the UK’s media industry sees an exodus from London to the regional hubs, we discuss its impact on the sector and the advantages of appealing to local audiences.
07 January 2020
The Conservatives pledged in their election manifesto that they would take measures to address the NHS pensions crisis. On 18 December they said that they would announce their solution on Budget day (11 March). What options could they be considering?
Mandy is an experienced assurance and advisory senior manager with a focus on media and technology, consumer markets and real estate businesses operating in the UK and overseas.