Displaying 10 of 1775 results
Weekly tax brief | 15 September 2020

15 September 2020

This week's articles are 'Could the Chancellor’s CGT plan backfire?', 'More difficulties created by the Trust Registration Service', 'HMRC seeks backdated VAT on early termination fees and compensation payments', 'CJRS Enforcement ', 'HMRC CJRS U-turn could result in many claims being miscalculated', 'Government’s duty-free shopping cutbacks have angered retailers' and 'HMRC’s information gathering powers are expanding further'.

More difficulties created by the Trust Registration Service

15 September 2020

As a result of the requirements laid down by the Fifth Money Laundering Directive, the pre-existing Trust Registration Service (TRS) (which had already been beset with technical issues since its introduction) was considered inadequate. Following a welcomed consultation on the matter, HMRC created a new ‘micro-service’ Trust Registration Service, but is it working?

Reviewing and optimising VAT recovery within the financial services sector as the Brexit transition period ends
John Forth

16 September 2020

With the end of the transition period on 31 December 2020 the UK financial services (“FS”) sector must prepare for life outside the EU’s single market on 1 January 2021.

VAT training for your employees

09 September 2020

We discuss the various benefits of VAT training to help businesses retain watertight control over VAT processes.

When is a tax adviser not a tax adviser?

08 September 2020

Anyone can provide tax advisory services, with no requirement for qualifications or experience. Plans are being mooted to increase regulation to improve the protection of taxpayers.

Weekly tax brief | 8 September 2020

08 September 2020

This week's articles are 'Grants to complete customs declarations after Brexit: will you be ready in time?', 'The CJRS corrections clock is ticking', 'Will the UK Government’s new tax on plastic packaging make a difference?', 'Northern Ireland: Government denies it is about to renege on its customs agreement with the EU' and 'When is a tax adviser not a tax adviser?'

Why are US figures used in the algorithm which calculates the UK tax gap?

02 September 2020

The tax gap is HMRC’s estimate of the difference between the tax which should be paid, and the tax that is actually paid. It is a key factor in determining tax policy. It is therefore surprising to learn that US calculations of non-disclosure percentages are currently used to calculate the UK tax gap. The radical differences between the UK and US tax systems suggest this must distort the results.

Weekly tax brief | 2 September 2020

02 September 2020

This week's articles are 'New £15 billion VAT refund scheme for NHS and central government could impact net funding and supporting businesses', 'Why are US figures used in the algorithm which calculates the UK tax gap?', and 'Will employers terminate their gig economy workforce first with no redundancy pay?'.

Stephanie Court

Associate Director

Stephanie is an Associate Director and heads up the Southampton Private Client team.

Weekly tax brief | 25 August 2020

25 August 2020

This week's articles are 'R&D tax relief reforms risk stifling innovation in small firms', 'Who pays the tax bill anyway? Well-intended tax schemes often penalise consumers', 'Free money! Children’s Trust Funds begin to mature', and 'HMRC is back and focusing on people with offshore investments'.

Staff Profiles

Adrian Benosiglio (29)
Alison Ashley (2)
Andrew Gordon (2)
Andrew Hinsley (16)
Andrew Hubbard (86)
Andrew Robins (21)
Andrew Robinson (3)
Andrew Seidler (9)
Andrew Walker (12)
Andrew Westbrook (4)
Andy Ilsley (3)
Anne Holt (3)
Anne Marie Welch (6)
Audrey Fearing (6)
Bill Longe (19)
Brad Ashton (20)
Carolyn Brown (4)
Charlie Barnes (3)
Chris Etherington (7)
Chris Knowles (2)
Colin Smyth (5)
Dan Robertson (12)
David Barton (4)
David Williams Richardson (41)
Deborah Parks Green (3)
Duncan Nott (2)
Eugenia Campbell (2)
Fiona Bell (11)
Gary Heynes (66)
Gary Shortman (3)
George Bull (284)
Graham Batty (3)
Graham Bushby (2)
Graham Steele (3)
Helen Relf (8)
Howard Freedman (5)
Ian Bell (2)
Ian Carpenter (43)
Irfan Butt (5)
Jack Deal (2)
Jackie Hall (20)
James Gransby (3)
James Morris (6)
James Tetley (16)
James Watters (3)
Jim Burberry (9)
Joan Foster (12)
John Forth (13)
Justin Stevenson (4)
Justine McInnes (6)
Karen Clark (29)
Kate Reid (2)
Kevin Duffy (3)
Kevin O Connor (8)
Lee Knight (15)
Mark Morton (6)
Mark Taylor (4)
Mark Waddilove (9)
Matt Appleton (3)
Michael Plant (4)
Mike Down (47)
Neil Thomas (2)
Nick Sladden (7)
Paul Anthony (2)
Paul Newman (5)
Peter Graham (12)
Peter Reynolds (4)
Phil Partington (4)
Philip Munn (21)
Rachel de Souza (10)
Rajiv Vadgama (3)
Richard King (2)
Richard White (2)
Robert De La Rue (3)
Ross Stupart (2)
Ross Wilkinson (2)
Rowan Williams (3)
Rupert Guppy (6)
Ryan Broomfield (5)
Sarah Saunders (8)
Scott Harwood (4)
Sharon Omer Kaye (5)
Sheena McGuinness (2)
Sheetal Sanghvi (4)
Shirley McIntosh (15)
Simon Hart (11)
Steve Hodgetts (6)
Stuart McCallum (3)
Stuart McKinnon (6)
Stuart Robb (9)
Susan Ball (25)
Suze McDonald (29)
Tim Smith (3)
Tom Gilbert (4)