Six Ways an App Can Support Business Growth

The use of the smartphone has changed dramatically over the past decade: it has gone from being merely a gadget to being an increasingly used and increasingly important lifestyle and business tool. A report by Ofcom (the UK regulator for the communications services)...

New advisory fuel rates for company cars

The new fuel rates take effect from 1 June 2019, although the previous rates can be used for an additional month. These rates only apply to employees who are using a company car in the following scenarios: When employees are reimbursed for business travel in their...

Ancillary Capital Gains reliefs consultation

The Capital Gains Tax (CGT) consultation on Private Residence Relief (PRR) and on changes to ancillary reliefs is now closed. The consultation ran from 1 April 2019 until 1 June 2019. Historically, PRR has been a very useful way to reduce the taxable gains arising...

Companies House open consultation

HMRC currently has an open consultation on proposals to further improve the role of Companies House, with a view to having businesses submit more information for the purpose of helping to tackle economic crime. The consultation’s focus is to stop the registered...

Tax code mix up for Welsh taxpayers

From April 2019 onwards, the Welsh Government has devolved powers to decide the rates of Income Tax payable by Welsh taxpayers. The above means the Welsh Government have the ability to vary the Welsh rates of Income Tax or to keep them the same as those paid by...