In July a retired GP was acquitted of attempting to hire a hitman to kill his financial advisor, who he blamed for him losing out on £300,000 due to missing a tax deadline. It was said that David Crichton was attempting to solicit the murder of Andrew Bolden by using a special browser on his…

Date posted: August 30, 2018

There are numerous factors to consider when deciding which method of buying and using a car for business is the most tax efficient for your clients. Sole Traders As a sole trader there is no concept of a ‘company car’ as there is no legal difference between them and their business. There are 2 options…

Date posted: August 23, 2018

Traditional insurance policies were not developed to handle the threats now facing us in the 21st century. They were designed to deal with threats to physical assets such as buildings, machinery and office equipment. Most businesses now have a huge reliance on digital assets making the need for a new kind of policy necessary –…

Date posted: August 16, 2018

Last month HMRC published further information on MTD to support businesses and agents in the run up to the start of the mandatory MTD VAT service from April 2019. As part of MTD, businesses registered for VAT with a taxable turnover above the VAT registration threshold of £85,000 will need to keep VAT records digitally…

Date posted: August 9, 2018

As you probably already know, Airbnb can be a way for your clients to make a little extra money by turning their home into a mini hotel by putting up guests for a night or two. However, you should be aware that in doing so they could actually risk invalidating their home insurance policy or…

Date posted: August 2, 2018