National Living Wage and National Minimum Wage (NMW) rates

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Following the recommendations of the independent Low Pay Commission, the government will increase the National Living Wage from £7.20 to £7.50 from...

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Making Tax Digital

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On 15 August 2016 HMRC published six consultation documents on Making Tax Digital. The six consultations set out detailed plans on how...

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Changes to the VAT Flat Rate Scheme

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An anti-avoidance measure will be included within the Flat Rate Scheme. A new 16.5% rate will apply from 1 April 2017 for...

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Self Employed Contractor Workers: Does the Recent Uber Tribunal Have Consequences for you Business? by MJV Solicitors

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If you have members of staff who work on a self-employed contractor basis, a recent decision of the Employment Tribunal may have...

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Autumn Statement 2016: Rawcliffe & Co Summary

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On Wednesday 23 November 2016 Phillip Hammond presented his first Autumn Statement. So what exactly did the Chancellor say and, more importantly,...

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HAVE YOU DECLARED ALL OF YOUR CREDIT CARD SALES?

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Where credit card sales have been omitted from business takings, HMRC are encouraging taxpayers to come forward and make a disclosure of...

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SPLITTING THE INCOME OF MARRIED COUPLES

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Where a married couple hold savings accounts and other investments in joint names, the income from those investments is split 50:50 for...

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CHRISTMAS IS COMING! – NEW RULES FOR GIFTS TO STAFF

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From 6 April 2016 new rules were introduced to allow employers to provide their directors and employees with certain “trivial” benefits in...

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Restricting Finance Cost Relief for Individual Landlords

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New provisions will take affect from April 2017, which will see tax relief for finance costs on residential properties being gradually restricted...

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The Shale Gas Industry: Boost to Local Economy or Leaving us on Shakey Ground?

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Whether you’re of the opinion of ‘Frack Yeah!’ or ‘Frack Off!’, this highly controversial topic continues to make national news and it...

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