Accounting and Tax blog

  • Apr062022

    Companies House reforms

    Following on from the introduction of Economic Crime Transparency and Enforcement Act, the next major development in corporate transparency will…

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  • Mar252022

    Spring Statement March 2022

    The spring statement was made on 24 March 2022 by the Chancellor, Rishi Sunak. The main parts of his speech…

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  • Feb212022

    Basis Period reform

    Currently sole traders and partnerships are taxed on the accounting profits for the year ending in the tax year –…

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  • Sep162021

    Update from HMRC September 2021 – re National Insurance and tax on dividends

    From April 2022 National Insurance rates will increase by 1.25%, for one year only, for employees, employers and self-employed. It…

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  • Mar072021

    Budget 2021

    The 2021 Budget was announced on Wednesday 3 March. The Chancellor is very aware of the difficult position we are…

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  • Nov122020

    HMRC update 10 November 2020 re The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

    HMRC advised the following on 10th November: What’s new in the support available CJRS has been extended to 31‌‌‌‌‌‌ ‌‌March…

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  • Nov062020

    Updates 5 November to SEISS and CJRS

    SEISS update 5-11-20 The Chancellor has announced that the 3rd SEISS grant is being increased from 55% to 80% of…

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  • Nov032020

    Self Employed Income Support Scheme (SEISS) and Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) up dates

    Third SEISS claim The above has been reviewed, following the latest lock down for at least a month from this…

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  • Oct072020

    Self-Employed Income Support Scheme

    So far there have been 2 grants paid out under this scheme and a further 2 expected. Eligibility for the…

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  • Oct042020

    COVID-19 Additional Support announced by the Government w/e 25 September 2020

    Additional government support has been announced last week for businesses and employees impacted by coronavirus (COVID-19) across the UK. This…

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