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Privacy Notice – Cansdales

HMRC Alert January 2019

Taxes Made Easy 2019-20

Taxes Made Easy Brochure

Budget 2018

Spring 2019 Newsletter

Autumn 2018 Budget Summary

Year end tax planning

A useful guide for tax payers in the run up to the new tax year.

Pocket Tax Card

October 2018 Budget Issue

November 2017 Budget Issue

Archived Tax Cards

Business News

August 2019 – Sources to consider when raising business finance; Reviewing your State pension; Are your finances protected from cyber-threats?; Business Round-up; Web Watch; Reminders for your Diary.

May 2019 – Considering the changes to probate fees; Age discrimination: do you know your rights?; Making an application to work flexibly; Creating the perfect employee package; Business Round-up; Web Watch; Reminders for your Diary.

February 2019 – Expanding your business: are you ready?; The new Structures and Buildings Allowance; Retaining staff: key areas to consider; Business Round-up; Web Watch; Reminders for your Diary.

Archived Business News

Cansdales Newsletters

December 2019 – Tax planning reminder for 2019-20; government support for those affected by recent flooding; tax and Christmas gifts and how to obtain proof of employment history.

November 2019 – Tax and electric cars; gifts and Inheritance Tax; working after the State Pension Age and tax payable if you sell shares at a a profit.

October 2019  – The rescheduling of changes to VAT for CIS contractors; tax changes we know about from April 2020; why your Christmas party can be a tax-free perk and an update on the loan-charge review.

September 2019 – Changes to VAT for CIS contractors; Why you need to apply for an EORI number; will we have an Autumn Budget this year and a reminder that the Trivial Benefit rules should be considered.

August 2019 – Changes next year to Private Residence Relief; Note of new Digital Services Tax due to start April 2020; News of a new initiative to have electric car charge points in new homes and a possible extension of Statutory Sick Pay to the lower paid.

July 2019 – The VAT reverse charge for CIS traders; an extension to the cycle-to-work scheme; a reminder to get your Brexit risk assessment completed and news from HMRC that phone “spoofing” has been countered.

June 2019 – Tax and holiday lets; holiday entitlements; tax-free benefits and employing students during the summer period.

May 2019 – Details of expenses landlords can claim against rental income; the process that needs to be undertaken to change a Will after death, regional differences in Income Tax rates and don’t forget the payslips!

April 2019 – Information on the retention of business records, a summary of the recent Spring Statement, a Brexit update, and advice if you can’t afford to pay your tax bill on time.

March 2019 – Reminder of some of the tax issues if you make loans to employees; certain tax risks when you sell your own home; a last call for VAT traders to adapt to new filing regulations and details of the new National Minimum Wage rates from 1 April 2019.

February 2019 – The opportunity to consider your tax planning options for 2018-19; are you ready for the VAT filing changes; what is the government doing to prepare us for Brexit and what can you give away before the end of the tax year?

January 2019 – Reminder that Self-Assessment tax liabilities are due for payment 31 January 2019; ideas for New Year resolutions; is the top rate of Income Tax 45%? and a Capital Gains Tax planning idea for married couples.

Archived Cansdales newsletters

Specialist Articles

Personal Allowance

Archived Specialist Articles

Probate : ICAEW Diversity Monitoring

ICAEW Probate diversity summary 2019

ICAEW Probate diversity summary 2017