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March 2013

What are Council Tax Reduction Schemes?

March 27th, 2013|Council tax|

From April the UK’s Council Tax system will undergo changes. One of these changes will be Council Tax Benefit being replaced by Council Tax Reduction Schemes. The new Council Tax Reduction Schemes are being introduced [...]

Payroll Reform Postponed By HMRC

March 26th, 2013|HMRC|

Payroll reform postponed by tax office After protests from small businesses, HMRC has chosen to postpone its planned overhaul of payroll taxes after concluding that companies are not yet prepared to face the changes. The [...]

Taxes: A Guide For Business Owners

March 25th, 2013|Self employed|

Taxes:  A Guide For Business Owners For a new business owner, taxation is one of the biggest headaches. Not just paying it, but understanding the many different taxes which will affect your firm. The fear [...]

HMRC Targeting Fast Food Outlets

March 15th, 2013|HMRC|

HMRC Taskforces HMRC have launched a taskforce aimed at tackling fast food outlets in East Anglia where tax dodging occurs. Taskforces are specialist teams that engage in high intensity investigative and enforcement work in specific [...]

VAT Online

March 14th, 2013|VAT|

New Businesses Advised To Register For VAT Online New businesses are being encouraged by HMRC to choose the online option for registering for VAT rather than the traditional paper alternative. Businesses are being advised that [...]