Business News

HMRC urging businesses to prepare for potential no-deal Brexit

Posted in News, Newswire | Posted on 6 Dec, 2018
Ahead of Britain’s upcoming departure from the European Union (EU), HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) is warning businesses about the necessary steps they need to take to prepare for the unlikely event of a no-deal
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Milsted Langdon declared winners at 2018 MGI Worldwide Awards in San Francisco

Posted in News, Newswire | Posted on 21 Nov, 2018
We are delighted to announce that we have won a prestigious award for our innovative work at the 2018 MGI Worldwide Awards held in the USA. An award for Project of the Year was presented
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R&D Tax Credit system to be reviewed in light of fraudulent claims

Posted in News, Newswire | Posted on 19 Nov, 2018
According to figures released in the Autumn Budget, HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has prevented around £300 million of fraudulent R&D tax credit claims since the relief was introduced. In a bid to prevent further
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Research reveals Inheritance Tax hotspots across the UK

Posted in London Office, News, Newswire | Posted on 19 Nov, 2018
New research has revealed that the affluent area surrounding Guildford in Surrey has the highest proportion of people paying Inheritance Tax (IHT). The study showed that 658 estates were subject to the tax in the
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Entrepreneurs’ Relief rules to be tightened

Posted in News, Newswire | Posted on 19 Nov, 2018
Despite rumours that the Chancellor might scrap Entrepreneurs’ Relief (ER) altogether in the Autumn Budget, Philip Hammond decided to retain the tax relief but has made fundamental changes to who qualifies for it. Mr Hammond
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National Living Wage to rise in April 2019

Posted in News, Newswire | Posted on 19 Nov, 2018
In his latest Budget speech to the Commons, Chancellor Philip Hammond announced that the National Living Wage and National Minimum Wage would increase from April next year. From April 2019, employers will be required by
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Talk helps Landlords and investors get up to date with the latest property issues

Posted in News, Newswire | Posted on 19 Nov, 2018
Rachael Verinder, one of our Tax Partners in Bristol, shared her expertise at an event for the region’s landlords and property investors. The Optimising Opportunities talk, hosted at Dick Lovett BMW in Bath, saw professionals from
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Milsted Langdon supports successful South West Economic Forum

Posted in News, Newswire | Posted on 19 Nov, 2018
More than 100 local business leaders recently joined a panel of speakers, which included Lord Paddy Ashdown, for a look at the future of the south west’s economy. The insightful and well attended forum focused
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Retail and Restaurants in crisis – How high streets in the South West can turn themselves around

Posted in News, Newswire | Posted on 19 Nov, 2018
By Rachel Hotham, Insolvency Partner at Milsted Langdon The last 12 months have been challenging for the high streets in the South West, with a number of shops and restaurants fighting for survival in an
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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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