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If from time to time, complex client issues stretch your resource or technical expertise, we can assist you. By keeping you up to date with the most important tax issues, we can help ensure that whatever questions your clients may ask, you will always have an answer.



Local Professional Support - August 2018

03 August 2018

This month's local professional support looks at income exaggeration to the Home Office, the penalties imposed by HMRC for understating income, proposals for early payment of tax, and tax abuse and insolvency.

Local Professional Support - July 2018

06 July 2018

This month's local professional support looks at contractor loans, the additional costs arising from post-Brexit customs changes, complexity in savings taxes, and HMRC showing a renewed interest in the salaried members rules.

Local professional support - June 2018

01 June 2018

This month's local professional support looks at overstating your tax liability, HMRC naming and shaming, Brexit putting the brakes on taxman's digital revolution, employees and employers bearing the brunt of increased liabilities on termination payments, and HMRC's handling of tax investigations under scrutiny.

Local professional support - May 2018

05 May 2018

This month's local professional support looks at IR35 rulings, the childcare voucher scheme, the myths of Making Tax Digital, and calculating capital gains tax (CGT).

Local professional support - April 2018

07 April 2018

This month’s local professional support update looks at how the IR35 case highlights an unfair balance of power, Spring Statement ushers in shift in UK tax base and clampdown on tax evasion, and has HMRC’s indecisiveness left taxpayers vulnerable to fraudsters?

Local professional support - March 2018

02 March 2018

This month's local professional support looks at HMRC's targeting of EIS investors, will HMRC's new penalty policy publicly name and shame, inheritance tax changes and could text messaging be more effective than traditional reminder letters?

Local professional support - February 2018

03 February 2018

This month's local professional support looks at changes to buy-to-let market, inheritance tax, HMRC's need to clarify penalty policy and cold times ahead with the freeze on indexation allowances for corporates.

Local professional support - December 2017

02 December 2017

This month's local professional support looks at what do do if you fear exposure in Paradise papers, more pain to come for buy-to-let landlords and their tenants and don't get caught out by tax evasion in the supply chain.

Local professional support - November 2017

04 November 2017

This month's local professional support looks at a tax on the Bank of Mum and Dad, a spotters guide to tax evaders, could tax relief changes cause the next property crash and HMRC computers strike back.

Local professional support - October 2017

07 October 2017

This month's local professional support looks at Making Tax Digital requirements for businesses, partnership taxation, taxation on company cars and the tax implications of post-holiday divorces.

Local professional support - September 2017

02 September 2017

This month's local professional support looks at catching the tax dodgers, rental income tax evasion, the unexpected tax bills for property 'flippers' and cutting IHT bills with the residence nil-band rate.

Local professional support - August 2017

12 August 2017

This month's local professional support looks at HMRC's rent-a-room scheme, new beneficial owner register requirements for trusts, the use of Facebook and how it could determine your grandchildren's tax status, and holiday lettings qualifying for business property relief.

Local professional support - July 2017

08 July 2017

This month’s local professional support update looks at changes in inheritance tax laws, recent HMRC system errors, the tax implication's of the Queen's speech and HMRC's guidance lacking clarity.

Local professional support - June 2017

10 June 2017

This month's local professional support looks at computers making tax return decisions, when incorporation sounds too good to be true for landlords, software glitches in Making Tax Digital, and why tax on reward current accounts have to be so taxing.

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