Business News

Autumn Budget 2018

Posted in News, Newswire | Posted on 29 Oct, 2018

The sun was already edging behind the London skyline by the time Chancellor Philip Hammond rose to the despatch box to deliver the first Monday Budget since 1962 – pushed back to 3.30pm because of

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HMRC is putting more taxpayers at risk of inquiry as it ramps up its data collection activities – this time by asking lawyers for information

Posted in News, Newswire | Posted on 22 May, 2018

Ordinary taxpayers are becoming increasingly at risk of an inquiry as HMRC ramps up the amount of data it collects and looks for new sources of information for use in its investigations. Recently, HMRC has

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1.3 million SMEs hoping to branch out internationally to boost growth

Posted in News, Newswire | Posted on 15 May, 2018

An annual survey suggests that some 1.3 million UK-based small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) intend to branch out overseas this year in a bid to expand their horizons and fuel their growth plans. According to

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270,000 late penalty notices cancelled by the Revenue

Posted in News, Newswire | Posted on 15 May, 2018

A response to a freedom of information request has revealed that HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) cancelled 270,000 late penalty notices in 2016. However, this figure was dwarfed by the 610,000 cancellations in 2015 and

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Workplace pension contributions more than double

Posted in News, Newswire | Posted on 15 May, 2018

The percentage of salary that employers and employees must contribute to a workplace pension has increased from 6 April 2018. Employees will now contribute three per cent (up from one per cent) of their annual

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New research highlights interesting trends in forensic accounting

Posted in News, Newswire | Posted on 15 May, 2018

Despite constant downward pressure on fees, the National Technical Director of the Network of Independent Forensic Accountants (NIFA) and our own Forensic Partner, Roger Isaacs, has noted the average size of matrimonial cases involving accountancy

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Milsted Langdon celebrates shortlisting at Taunton Deane Business Awards

Posted in News, Newswire | Posted on 15 May, 2018

Our staff and partners in Taunton are celebrating after we were named as a finalist at the Taunton Deane Business Awards 2018. We are one of a number of businesses to enter the local awards

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Yeovil Tax Director promoted to Partner

Posted in News, Newswire, Yeovil Office | Posted on 15 May, 2018

We are delighted to announce that Mike Bagg, our Tax Director was promoted to Partner with effect from 1 May 2018. Mike, who is based in our Yeovil office, specialises in personal tax planning, with a strong

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Quarterly digital reporting to HM Revenue & Customs opens to self-employed individuals

Posted in News, Newswire | Posted on 16 Apr, 2018

Since March this year, self-employed individuals have had the option of reporting their income digitally to HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) as part of a pilot of the Government’s Making Tax Digital (MTD) programme The

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Are you one of the 90 per cent of businesses that are unprepared for GDPR?

Posted in News, Newswire | Posted on 16 Apr, 2018

With less than 60 days left until the deadline for compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), more than 90 per cent of UK small businesses admit they are not yet fully ready. In

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