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Weekly tax brief | 30 June 2020
George Bull

30 June 2020

This week's articles are 'Tax increases and the 8 July fiscal statement: the mood music changes', 'Will we see a bold new progressive tax policy from the Conservative Government?', 'With the claim deadline looming, we urge the Government to urgently review the Self-Employed Income Support Scheme (SEISS)', 'Where does a student really live and does it matter for VAT?' and 'Warning to advisers on deferring tax payments and VAT payments which are now due'.

Weekly tax brief | 23 June 2020
George Bull

23 June 2020

This week's articles are 'A targeted stamp duty land tax change could make downsizing less painful', 'Could a ‘fat tax’ solve holiday hunger?', 'By relaxing R&D tax relief criteria, Government could help boost capital expenditure', 'It pays to understand the small print when it comes to HMRC' and 'The company car coronavirus tax tip'.

A targeted stamp duty land tax change could make downsizing less painful
George Bull

23 June 2020

The Chancellor is looking for simple tax measures to boost the economy after coronavirus. We suggest a Stamp Duty Land Tax change which would help older people maintain independent living while reducing intergenerational inequality.

Weekly tax brief | 16 June 2020
George Bull

16 June 2020

This week's articles are 'Capital allowances and coronavirus – cash back please, Chancellor', 'Protect your VAT recovery on the cost of post-coronavirus mergers and acquisitions', 'Should the rates of VAT be reduced to stimulate the coronavirus-impacted economy? Or is there another way?', 'Could your CJRS claim plunge you into a National Minimum Wage enquiry?' and 'HMRC resumes VAT compliance checks after coronavirus shutdown'.

Weekly tax brief | 9 June 2020
George Bull

09 June 2020

This week's articles are 'HMRC’s smart and stealthy approach to closing the tax gap', 'HMRC postpones introduction of domestic reverse charge VAT for construction services', 'VAT on unborn baby scans? Tax tribunal states its case' and 'Should social enterprise and charities be mourning the loss of Social Investment Tax Relief?'.

Weekly tax brief | 2 June 2020
George Bull

02 June 2020

This week's articles are 'VAT and customs duty: make sure your supply chain is Coronavirus and Brexit proof', 'Will there be a new VAT responsibility for online marketplaces in 2021? ', 'Unprecedented, now deal with the unexpected' and 'Will July’s fiscal event include tax increases?'.

Weekly tax brief | 27 May 2020
George Bull

27 May 2020

This week's articles are 'Coronavirus recovery and taxes: what is Europe doing?', 'How HMRC could scupper coronavirus contact tracing', 'The ongoing IR35/off-payroll working rules saga', 'How to give away your stock without giving away the VAT', 'The Home Office Tax Trap' and 'Statutory Sick Pay Rebate Scheme'.

Weekly tax brief | 19 May 2020
George Bull

19 May 2020

This week's articles are 'Is it time to let HMRC loose on the coronavirus profiteers?', 'HMRC’s latest procedural changes to Inheritance Tax are welcome but staying alert to scammers is critical', 'Is your COVID-19 voucher offering VAT-proof?' and 'Ambiguity surrounding High-Income Child Benefit charge (HICBC) might land you in trouble!'

Weekly tax brief | 12 May 2020
George Bull

12 May 2020

This week's articles are 'Which taxes are being hit hardest by coronavirus?', 'Government support for the self-employed – make sure you are ready', and 'Directors must act in the best interests of stakeholders or could be found personally liable '.

Weekly tax brief | 5 May 2020
George Bull

05 May 2020

This week's articles are 'Clamping down on tax crime can help pay for coronavirus recovery', 'Buy-to-let landlords should polish their crystal balls', 'How to beat the short-term cost of accessing your pension', 'Universities urge HMRC to "help us help the NHS"', 'How unlisted company investors can recoup their coronavirus losses' and 'No good deed goes unpunished – tax treatment of abortive costs of ventilator production'.