July 09, 2015
Summer Budget 2015 summary
As you are all aware, today was the Summer Budget. Here is a summary of the main proposals. Personal Taxation Personal Allowance The tax free personal allowance will increase to £11,000 in the 2016-17 tax year. In 2017-18, the personal allowance will be set at £11,200.
June 01, 2015
The Chancellor of the Exchequer has announced that there will be a Summer Budget on Wednesday 8 July 2015. Barnes Roffe LLP will be holding a number of Budget seminars and details of the Budget will be posted on our website. https://www.gov.
May 19, 2015
Forthcoming changes for companies
The Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act recently received Royal Assent. All companies will be affected and some of the significant forthcoming changes are as follows: 26 May 2015 – Bearer Shares Bearer shares will be abolished.
March 19, 2015
2015 Budget Highlights
This is the last Budget before the 2015 General Election. Here are the highlights. Personal Taxation Personal Allowance The personal allowance will continue to increase.
February 24, 2015
Judicial Review of Accelerated Payment Notices
Accelerated Payment Notices (“APN”) were introduced in last year’s Finance Act to accelerate the collection of tax from individuals and companies that are party to tax avoidance schemes.
January 07, 2015
Benefits in kind (BIK) – some upcoming and proposed changes
Abolition of the £8,500 threshold For directors (earning any amount) and employees earning above £8,500, the benefits/expenses received are reported on the form P11D (unless exempt, covered by dispensation or a PSA is in place). For employees earning less than £8,500, a form called a P9D needs to be completed instead.
December 12, 2014
Solicitors’ Tax Campaign
HMRC have launched a new campaign this week targeting solicitors who have not declared all their income. The “Solicitors Tax Campaign’’ is aimed at individuals and companies. The process involves two stages. The first step is to submit a notification form on or before 9 March 2015.
December 03, 2014
Autumn Statement 2014: Key Facts
Today was the last Autumn Statement before the General Election. There were a number of very important tax announcements and they are as follows: Income Tax Personal Allowance Very broadly the personal allowance is the amount of income an individual can earn without paying UK income tax.
December 02, 2014
Glenny Databook Q3 2014 released
We are delighted to share with our clients and contacts the Glenny LLP Databook for Q3 2014. This is an extremely useful and informative resource for all those interested in property market statistics for Essex, East & North London, Hertfordshire, South East London and Kent. The data covers the industrial, office and investment market.
September 30, 2014
Conservative Party conference: key points from the Chancellor’s speech
The Chancellor of the Exchequer announced yesterday a raft of new proposals at the Conservative party conference. Some of these proposals will be introduced before the general election next year.« Previous 1 2 3 4 5 … 12 Next »