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Milsted Langdon forges ahead with strengthened tax offering - 19 April 2017

We are forging ahead with our plans to become one of the leading tax practices in the country with the appointment of three new dedicated tax directors.

Small businesses see changes to the VAT Flat Rate Scheme - 10 April 2017

Small business users of the VAT Flat Rate Scheme who have low costs may see the rate they pay drastically increase under new changes, which came into effect at the beginning of this month.

Warning over unexpected late payment notices in relation to now-liquidated companies - 10 April 2017

A number of prominent UK collection agencies appear to be closely monitoring liquidations and issuing some businesses and individuals who have purchased goods and services from now-liquidated companies with unexpected payment notices.

Trivial in name only – do you know the rules on trivial benefits in kind? - 10 April 2017

Although designated as ‘trivial’ by the taxman, trivial benefits in kind can result in tax savings for you and your employees, which can be anything but trivial.

Introduction of cash basis accounting for landlords - 10 April 2017

As part of the introduction of Making Tax Digital, HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has confirmed that it will extend the simplified cash basis of accounting for businesses with a turnover below £150,000.

Record number of employers underpaying workers - 10 April 2017

As the National Minimum Wage prepares to go up this month, the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy has released its latest ‘rogue’s gallery’ of under payers – and it is the biggest list to date.

Businesses are more buoyant, says the Bank of England - 10 April 2017

New research from the Bank of England has shown that Britain’s businesses are feeling more confident and are planning to invest more in the months ahead.

Does Annual Tax on Enveloped Dwellings (ATED) apply to you? - 10 April 2017

While changes affecting private residential landlords have made headlines in recent years, the ATED regime is a significant cost for companies, LLPs and partnerships that own a UK residential property valued at more than £500,000.