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Are you a buy to let landlord?

Tax relief clamp-down Back in July we highlighted that the Chancellor’s summer budget had targeted buy-to-let landlords with changes to tax relief. Let’s look at the implications in more detail. What actually happened is that George Osbourne slashed the mortgage interest payment tax relief that landlords in the higher tax brackets receive. By 2020 relief will be… Read more »

Summer Budget 2015

The good, the bad and the ugly In the first Budget by a wholly Conservative government since 1996 the Chancellor made use of this freedom to announce some tough and radical changes.

P11D Deadline

Submit by July 6th 2015 It’s time to submit your P11D forms to HMRC.

Workplace pensions. Even for one employee

It’s The Final Countdown From today, June 1st 2015, employers with less than 30 employees will begin to be incorporated into the government workplace pension scheme in a process called automatic enrolment.

Pensions Auto Enrolment.

Act Now: The Best Propositions Are Going Fast You may have already received notification from the Pensions Regulator confirming your staging date for the commencement of Auto Enrolment Pensions in your business.  If you haven’t received one yet then it really is only a matter of time.

Budget Highlights for Black Country Business

What does the 2015 Budget provide for businesses in the Black Country? 2015 finds the Chancellor caught between helping the government challenge for re-election and maintaining a tight grip on public expenditure.  As a result there are some head-line grabbers in his announcements but not the level of “give-aways” of previous pre-election Budgets.

Tax Planning Tips 2014/15

Are you ready for the end of the tax year? It’s very close to the end of the 2014/15 tax year which falls on Sunday April 5th.