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  • 31 January 2020

    Office take up in central London jumps

    Fresh evidence that the London office space market is thriving has been brought to light, with new figures showing that office take up in capital's centre has jumped in the...
  • 28 January 2020

    BM Advisory appointed Administrators of Tough Mudder Ltd

    Michael Solomons and Andrew Pear of Beavis Morgan group business BM Advisory LLP, the specialist restructuring, recovery and insolvency firm, were appointed as Joint Administrators of Tough Mudder Ltd on...
  • 27 January 2020

    £1.7bn Brexit boost for SMEs

    A new survey has revealed that British businesses are planning a £1.7 billion investment boost over the next two years, as Brexit uncertainty comes to an end. The findings show...
  • 27 January 2020

    FSB phishing scam alert

    The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has been made aware of spam emails being sent to people which appear to be an invoice from FSB. The organisation has confirmed that...
  • 25 January 2020

    Passing on the family home

    The Labour Party was proposing to reverse the recent Conservative Party inheritance tax (IHT) cuts if elected. They were referring to the additional nil rate band for passing on the...
  • 24 January 2020

    Pension planning

    For most taxpayers, the maximum pension contribution is £40,000 each tax year, although this depends on their earnings. This limit covers both contributions by the individual and their employer. Note...
  • 17 January 2020

    Gifts out of surplus income

    Inheritance tax (IHT) only applies to gifts of capital. There is currently a very generous exemption from IHT for regular gifts out of income. In order to qualify for the...
  • 15 January 2020

    New code to increase effectiveness of internal audit

    The Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors has announced that a new code for internal auditors has been launched, in an attempt to safeguard against corporate misconducts. The launch of the...
  • 9 January 2020

    Confidence among UK SMEs falls to eight-year low

    The latest Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) Small Business Index (SBI) for the fourth quarter of 2019 (Q4) has been released, revealing that business confidence is at its lowest level...
  • 8 January 2020

    Conservative Party dejected with working majority

    Now that Boris Johnson and his Conservative Party have won the General Election will we finally “Get Brexit Done”?  More importantly, can the Government now get on with running the...
  • 7 January 2020

    Budget Day 2020 to usher in ‘decade of renewal’

    Update 13 February 2020:  Rishi Sunak was appointed Chancellor by the Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, following the resignation of Sajid Javid during a Cabinet reshuffle Feb 2020. The Chancellor, Sajid...
  • 3 January 2020

    New Year’s resolutions to save tax

    At this time of year, we think about New Year’s resolutions. It is also a good time to start planning your tax affairs before the end of the tax year...