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Expenses and Benefits – free help from HMRC

If you want to find out more about expenses and benefits, our free webinars are a good place to start. They include a basic introduction as well as, individual webinars covering specific benefits. We can also help you avoid penalties for the late filing of reports. Here’s a selection from this month’s webinars: Expenses and benefits

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Help from HMRC on expenses and benefits

Get to grips with expenses and benefits by joining our live webinars. They’re free and interactive, so you can ask questions using the on-screen text box. Expenses and benefits for employers – entertaining staff: If you provide social functions, free or subsidised tea, coffee or meals for your employees, find out if the costs are

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Help from HMRC

  Not sure what business expenses to claim or if cash basis is for you? Take advantage of our free online help. We’ll give you the support you need when you need it most. Self-employment Help and Support: Especially for sole traders and partnerships, our live webinar covers topics affecting small self-employed businesses including allowable

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Payroll Help from HMRC

Our free interactive webinars and videos, give you key information and useful tips. Use them to make sure your payroll runs smoothly for all your employees, including directors. Getting payroll information right: In this webinar we’ll help you save time by avoiding common mistakes made by employers, when sending payroll information to HMRC. Wednesday 2 M‌a‌y

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HMRC Help

Get a better understanding of VAT and statutory payments with this range of online support, selected especially for you. Statutory Sick Pay: We’ll take you through the qualifying conditions, explain key terminology, such as periods of incapacity for work (PIW), waiting days and how much to pay. Mo‌nd‌ay 3‌0 A‌pr‌il – 9a‌m to 10a‌m                       Book

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Expenses help from HMRC

Make sure you’re claiming the right expenses and the right amount, with this suite of online support for you. Car expenses and the self-employed: Find out what a business journey is, how to claim motoring expenses using the actual costs or flat rate method, when to claim capital allowances and how to deal with lease

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Tax Investigations

HMRC have the right to investigate any taxpayer, an investigation can happen at any moment they last months and can cost thousands. Using advance software to search for anomalies HRMC enquires follow a complex and lengthy procedure requiring specific evidence and in depth answers. Evidence and answers you may not be able to provide. It

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Help for the self employed from HMRC

If you’re not sure what a business expense is or how cash basis works, our live webinars can help. Our online guide, videos and Small Business Forum are also available to help you when needed. Business expenses for the self-employed: Find out what expenses are allowable including travel, overnight expenses, premises costs and using your

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Mortgage Help form John Carcol

With over 40 years of experience as a broker, John Charcol truly understands the barriers your clients face when applying for a mortgage and how this can impact your relationship with them.   If you’d like to find out more about us you can download our partnership brochure here: https://goo.gl/YKtnkM   Some ways we can

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Payroll Help from HMRC

We’ve got the latest information on end of year tasks, expenses and benefits in kind with this selection of online help for you. Our live webinars are interactive so you can ask questions using the on-screen text box. Payroll – annual reporting and tasks: This is the last chance to join this webinar which tells you

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Online VAT Help from HMRC

As a VAT-registered business and employer, we’d like to help you with some of the responsibilities you face as your business grows. Here’s a selection we think may interest you: Getting started as an employer: This webinar covers payroll basics, including telling HMRC you have a new employee to understanding your employer responsibilities, PAYE deductions

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Online help from HMRC

Get the new tax year off to a good start with our range of online support tools, including live and recorded webinars, video and online guide. Self-employment Help and Support: Especially for sole traders and partnerships, our live webinar covers topics affecting small self-employed businesses including allowable and simplified expenses and how cash basis can

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Student Loans

Student Loans Thresholds The thresholds from 6 April 2018 are: • Plan 1 £18,330 • Plan 2 £25,000. Remember to check and operate the correct plan type when you set up student loan deductions for an employee. You’ll find the plan type information on form SL1, the starter checklist or by asking your employee. If

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My client sells goods on the internet to private customers. He makes sales within the UK and outside the EU, but the bulk of his turnover is now into other EU member states. He charges UK VAT on his sales to EU customers at present – is he correct to do this? He is considering finding a small warehouse in one of the member states from which to make his EU distribution. How would that affect his VAT accounting?

A. Sales of goods to customers in the UK will be subject UK domestic VAT. Sales outside the EU can be zero-rated exports as long as the supplier has the correct evidence of goods leaving the UK and going to the customer outside the EU within 3 months of making the sale. For sales of goods

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HMRC free webinars

If you provide benefits to your employees join us to find out more including how you could save time by including employees’ benefits on your payroll instead of sending P11Ds. Our webinars are free and interactive – you can ask questions using the on-screen text box. Expenses and benefits – an introduction: This webinar is

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Online help from HMRC

We’ve got the latest information on end of year tasks, expenses and benefits in kind with this selection of online help for you. Our live webinars are interactive so you can ask questions using the on-screen text box. Expenses and benefits for employers – case studies Join us for an overview of the tax and

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VAT help from HMRC

All HMRC’s online help and support is free. Our live webinars are interactive, so you can ask questions using the on-screen text box. VAT – now you are registered: In this webinar, you’ll find out how to charge and reclaim VAT, correct mistakes, keep VAT accounts and make payments.  Mo‌nd‌ay 9 A‌pr‌il – 2‌p‌m to 3p‌m                                   Book

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End of the tax year

Thursday is the end of the tax year have you used your ISA allowance for the year? If you are a director have you allocated a dividend for 17/18 tax year – this is the last year you will be allowed to withdraw £5,000 tax free, it will reduce next year to £2,000. Make sure

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VAT from croner

My client is currently trading as a partnership and exceeded the VAT registration limit in March 2018, requiring them to be VAT registered with effect from 1 May. However, they are considering incorporating from the beginning of the tax year (6 April 2018) and running the business from that date via the company.  As the

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Help from HMRC

Our live webinars will help you get your payroll off to the right start in the new tax year. The webinars are free and interactive, so you can ask questions using the on-screen textbox. Employers – what’s new for 2018: Join this webinar for information on new and revised processes as well as updated rates,

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Refund Policy

For online payments taken via the Invoice Payment page, no refunds can be given as payment is only taken after my service has been provided.