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Capital allowances: Getting to grips with the super-deduction
Rupert Guppy

21 May 2021

Many businesses will have observed with interest the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s Budget announcement of a two year ‘super-deduction’ window for qualifying capital expenditure by companies, along with generous incentives to invest in one of the newly designated freeport areas. So, what are the key features of the super-deduction, and are there any pitfalls to be wary of?

Budget boost for automotive manufacturers; but does the UK have scope to grow the electric market?
Richard Bartlett-Rawlings

31 March 2021

After the most challenging year in UK automotive history, perhaps some shoots of recovering are beginning to appear for the industry amidst a significant month on month increase in car production and some positive steps announced in the budget.

Budget 2021: Ambitious investment incentives unveiled to boost covid recovery
Peter Graham

03 March 2021

Budget boost for buildings and investment with enhanced tax savings. Businesses are urged to plan their capital expenditure wisely to maximise the cashflow benefit.

Furnished holiday lettings and capital allowances – the perfect combination?

23 February 2021

The prospect of a relaxing holiday in sunnier climes and joyously packing your sunglasses and flip-flops remains stubbornly (and sensibly) distant. Staycations are back in vogue, with sector operators enjoying high demand and an ability to increase prices. There’s arguably never been a better time to venture into the holiday lettings market. Those who have taken the plunge can look forward to some significant tax benefits.

Phil Melia

Tax Director

Phil is a tax director focussed on UK and international tax, with over 20 years’ experience, mainly within the Big 4 and in industry.

Simon Jones

Associate Director

Simon specialises in private client tax, working with HNWIs, entrepreneurs and those with complex tax affairs, with a particular focus on rural and professional services businesses.

Capital allowances and coronavirus - cash back please, Chancellor

16 June 2020

Businesses need to adapt premises to reopen to ensure compliance, but this comes at a cost. Implementing a temporary enhanced capital allowance could provide a real cash boost when reserves are depleted.

Michael McLaughlin


Michael is a tax partner based in the Nottingham office. Michael works with corporate clients delivering commercial tax advice on international and domestic tax matters including; global tax compliance, overseas expansion, mergers and acquisitions, corporate structuring, new developments in tax law, tax technology and governance, transfer pricing and tax accounting.

Peter Reynolds


Peter is a tax partner based in the London office specialising in capital allowances and developing fixed asset processes that deliver effective information for tax and accounting.

Capital allowances
Peter Graham

06 November 2019

With the transition to corporation tax for non-resident companies, capital allowances regime should be of significant benefit to non-resident companies.