MAKING TAX DIGITAL DELAYED NOT DEAD

Despite the General Election having put the Government legislative plans on hold, Making Tax Digital hasn’t gone away, it’s more a case of simply delaying the inevitable, according to Crowe Clark Whitehill, the national audit, tax and advisory firm. If…

GETTING THE BEST FROM BREXIT

Kent companies must make their views known if the county and country are to make the best of Brexit. That was the conclusion of a seminar jointly hosted by Kent’s leading law firm, Cripps, and Canterbury Christ Church University. The…

START-UP TIPS FOR YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS

Looking after your cash and customers are key for start-up businesses, according to business advisors at audit, tax and advisory firm Crowe Clark Whitehill. As having a great business idea isn’t a prerequisite for success, Crowe is backing Young Start-up…

PENSIONS WARNING FOR SME’S

  Thousands of small businesses face costly fines as the latest pensions auto-enrolment staging phase opens, DSH Chartered Accountants & Business Advisors has warned. From June 1, companies with fewer than 30 employees have begun to be phased into the…

TAX WARNING FOR RESIDENTIAL LANDLORDS

Landlords with undeclared income from residential property lettings are being urged to get their affairs up to date or face tough penalties from HMRC. Launched in 2013 and currently without an end date, the Let Property Disclosure campaign gives landlords…

TAX WARNING FOR PENSIONS SPECULATORS

People planning to take advantage of changes in legislation and cash in their pension pots risk landing themselves with large tax bills, experts at DSH Financial Services are warning. Changes that came into effect on Monday (April 6) mean that…

TIME TO ACT OVER EQUIPMENT ALLOWANCE

Businesses planning to invest in plant or machinery are being urged by DSH Chartered Accountants & Business Advisors to act swiftly to take advantage of a substantial tax break available until the end of the year. The Annual Investment Allowance…

HOW TO AVOID COSTLY ACCOUNTING ERRORS

By Craig Harman, Tax Specialist at Perrys Chartered Accountants, Tunbridge Wells Everyone makes mistakes but errors in your accounts can be time-consuming to track down, difficult to repair and can have lasting damage on your reputation. Just ask Tesco, which…

TAKE ADVICE OR RISK THE WRATH OF HMRC

Businesses tempted to sign up to complex schemes to reduce their tax bills could find themselves substantially out of pocket unless they take independent advice, says DSH Chartered Accountants & Business Advisors. The warning follows an announcement from HM Revenue…