01 April 2020
The coronavirus pandemic is undermining many recruitment businesses. We have summarised the practical steps that recruitment businesses should look to take to mitigate the issues.
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.
24 March 2020
The Government’s confirmed lead option for change is to extend the public sector reform introduced in April 2017 to the private sector. How would this potential change impact the recruitment sector?
The Government has confirmed that it intends to reform the off-payroll working rules (commonly known as IR35) from 6 April 2021. This change will impact the estimated 20,000 recruitment agencies who provide off-payroll workers via intermediaries, such as personal service companies (PSCs), to medium and large businesses in the private sector and to the public sector.
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.
Natasha is a partner in the private client tax team in Guildford. She deals with a wide range of tax matters for ultra high-net worth individuals, their families and related businesses, both in the UK and overseas.
Katherine works with clients to understand and develop their project and programme management capability, supporting organisations in their delivery of change.
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.