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The Scottish Government has issued a consultation on Scottish Cha...

22nd January | Posted in: Charity, Company News, Government Announcements

The Scottish Government has made a flying start to the new year by publishing a consultation on proposed reforms to Scottish charity law.   The consultation can be found here Scottish Charity Law ...

Scottish Budget 2019/20

20th December | Posted in: Business Tax, Company News, Government Announcements, Personal Tax, Property Investment

Derek Mackay MSP, the Scottish Cabinet Secretary for Finance delivered his draft Scottish Budget for 2019/20 0n 12 December 2018.  The main budget proposals are  as follows:- Personal Tax There are ...

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10 Things you didn’t know about me

20th December | Posted in: Community, Company News, Payroll

What does a typical work day involve for you?   A typical day involves processing payroll for clients and responding to email queries.  I am also responsible for clients’ pension imports and...

Christmas is the time for giving!

18th December | Posted in: Allowances, Capital gains tax, Company News, Inheritance tax, Planning

Anyone thinking about making gifts at Christmas should take advantage of the various Inheritance Tax (IHT) exemptions and reliefs available to them. However, please note that certain gifts may also ha...

10 Things you didn’t know about me

28th November | Posted in: Company News

What does a typical work day involve for you?   In addition to Quality Assurance on compliance work, there are normally discussions and advice for clients around tax and vat. A regular stream of new...

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October 2018 E-Newsletter

5th November | Posted in: Company News, PAYE & NI, Personal Tax, Planning

Welcome to this month’s E-Newsletter which includes a great blog from Jenny, who has recently returned from maternity leave, giving her views on returning to work. Moving to the next stage, we also ...

10 Things you didn’t know about me

30th October | Posted in: Company News

1. What is a typical work day for you?: I respond to queries from clients and other departments regarding the tax treatment of transactions or potential situations. This usually involves meetings or p...

There may be tax to pay on your dividends in January 2019

30th October | Posted in: Company News, Personal Tax, Planning

The rules for taxing dividends changed radically from 6 April 2016 with the removal of the 10% notional tax credit and the introduction of new rates of tax on dividends and the dividend allowance of ...

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IT Consultant Wins IR35 Personal Service Company Case

29th October | Posted in: Company News

The government has been consulting on extending the personal service company rules, that currently apply to public sector workers, to those in the private sector and it was announced in the Budget on ...

Some Football Referees Are Self-Employed

26th October | Posted in: Company News, Government Announcements, PAYE & NI, Regulations

Following on from our earlier blog regarding an IT Consultant who won his IR35 Personal Service Company Case, the degree of control was also held to be a critical factor in another recent case determi...

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