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HMRC – EU Exit – New Partnership Pack now available

Today we published an updated version of the Partnership Pack on GOV.UK to help businesses plan for the unlikely possibility of a ‘no deal’ EU Exit. This builds on the previous version of the pack, published in October, and includes additional information about trade at the border from departments across government. The pack is for organisations, intermediaries

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Croner Tax Wise – Advice Line

If you have signed up for the Croner Tax Wise Insurance then you are entitled to use their help lines;   Remember as a Tax Investigation Insurance Partner, you have exclusive, unlimited access to our dedicated advice lines. Our 35 advisors are available to help you with general and specialist queries covering all aspects of: Tax VAT

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Case study from Croner Taxwise

Pilar came to the UK when she began working here in autumn 2002. She was born with Spanish domicile and intends to retire to Barcelona where she grew up. When she moved to the UK, she continued to keep a modest amount of savings in a deposit account in Spain. As she has sufficient income

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“Making Tax Digital for VAT

Tax Return Online Services will be offering a MTD Vat return service which will allow you to submit your figures to us in your usual way and then we will be submitted them to HMRC using the software Tax Calc (this is the software presently used to file your Self-Assessment and Corporation Tax Returns).   Unfortunately

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HMRC – Bewildered by business expenses?

Want to know more about the business expenses you can claim for and where to put them on your tax return? We’ve got the help you need – when you need it. Here’s a selection of our online support, starting with this live webinar: How to show self-employed business expenses on your tax return Find

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HMRC – Expenses and benefits – get ready to payroll

There’s more to payroll than you think – from calculating National Insurance for directors to dealing with various benefits and expenses. With a selection of short videos, online guides, live and recorded webinars, we have the help and support you need. We have an interactive online guide on ‘Becoming an employer’containing useful information about taking on

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The Pensions Regulator

Your clients still have ongoing responsibilities after they’ve set up a pension Automatic enrolment is a continuing process for employers – it doesn’t end once they’ve put their staff into a workplace pension. Visit our website for further details. There are ongoing responsibilities your clients need to complete after they’ve submitted their declaration of compliance. To stay compliant, they

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The Pensions Regulator

Our free webinar will tell you all about your clients’ ongoing responsibilities Join us for a live webinar at 2.30pm on 22 November, where our expert panel will be talking about some of the most important aspects of your clients’ workplace pensions responsibilities. Automatic enrolment is a continuing process for employers, and there are ongoing duties they

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HMRC – Spotlight on Umbrella Companies

Spotlight on Umbrella companies from HMRC – The series of Spotlight publications on GOV.UK sets out HMRC’s view of arrangements that we believe are being used to avoid paying tax. We have recently published a new Spotlight on umbrella companies that warns people about umbrella companies that offer to reduce tax bills and increase take

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HMRC – VAT reclaiming, records and returns

Help yourself to this selection of online support – available when you are. HMRC’s YouTube channel has lots of short videos including ‘VAT record keeping’ and ‘How to submit your VAT return online’ Or you can catch up with this recorded webinar, ‘How to do your VAT return’, which shows you how to complete the online form if you

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HMRC – Live webinars for the self-employed

When you’re self-employed, it’s important to know how to keep good business records, budget for a tax bill and claim your expenses. Join HMRC’s live webinars to find out more. They’re designed for small businesses and they’re interactive, so you can ask questions using the on-screen text box. Car expenses for the self-employed This covers

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HMRC – Maternity, paternity, sick pay and leave

Confused about Statutory Payments? Have a look at our online guide to ‘Statutory Sick Pay’ or try our free, interactive webinars where you can ask questions using the on-screen textbox: Statutory Sick Pay: We’ll show you what to do when an employee goes off sick, how to calculate Statutory Sick Pay and when to pay it. Choose a

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New Business Tax Guide from Taxcafe UK Ltd

We are delighted to announce the launch today of a brand new edition of our popular business tax guide: Small Business Tax Saving Tactics by Carl Bayley and Nick Braun This guide is a must read for all self-employed business owners (sole traders and partnerships). It contains 50 chapters of practical tax planning ideas. Even

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HMRC – Payroll matters – directors and staff

Employers have many responsibilities, so if you’re a new employer we have lots of online guides and webinars to support you. Here’s a selection to help you get started. Our online guide, ‘Becoming an employer’ covers what you need to know when taking on staff for the first time. It’s free and you can refer to it

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HMRC – VAT – Registering, Records and Returns

If you run a VAT-registered business or are thinking of registering for VAT, there’s lots of ways to get help with records and online VAT returns. You can start with this short HMRC YouTube video ‘How to submit your VAT return online’ – or try our specially recorded webinar looking at ‘How to complete your VAT return online’. There’s also

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HMRC – Baffled by business expenses?

Get the help you need regarding allowable business expenses with this selection of online support. Try our online guide, ‘Business expenses for the self–employed’ that you can dip in and out of anytime and at your own pace. HMRC’s YouTube channel hosts a range of useful short videos including: Expenses if you’re self employed What are allowable

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VAT rules if there is no Brexit deal from HMRC

A scenario in which the UK leaves the EU without agreement (a ‘no deal’ scenario) remains unlikely given the mutual interests of the UK and the EU in securing a negotiated outcome. Negotiations are progressing well and both we and the EU continue to work hard to seek a positive deal. However, it’s our duty

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