26 Feb 2020
Loans used to support cashflow, not investment
SMEs use loans to manage cashflow rather than invest in their firms - FSB According to the latest Federation of Small Business (FSB) Voice of Small Business Index for the...
17 Feb 2020
Flood risk: Is your business adequately covered?
The UK has been battered by gale force winds and heavy rains for the second weekend in a row, as Storm Ciara and Storm Dennis caused widespread flooding and damage...
14 Feb 2020
Possible u-turn on pensions for high earners?
There have been many stories in the press about GPs and senior hospital doctors refusing to take on extra shifts and additional responsibilities due to the additional tax they are...
12 Feb 2020
Administrators successfully conclude the sale of Tough Mudder Ltd to Spartan Race
Joint Administrators, Michael Solomons and Andrew Pear, of Beavis Morgan group company, BM Advisory LLP, the specialist restructuring, recovery and insolvency firm, have successfully concluded the sale of the UK...
12 Feb 2020
Changes to disguised remuneration loan charge
The independent loan charge review, conducted by Sir Amyas Morse, was published on 20 December, having been delayed due to the general election. The loan charge was introduced to collect...
07 Feb 2020
Review of off-payroll working rules
In January, the government launched a four-week review of the changes to IR35 “off-payroll” working rules scheduled to come into force in April, as the result of mounting criticism about...
06 Feb 2020
Insolvencies hit a six-year high in 2019
It was announced last week that insolvencies hit a six-year high last year amid uncertainty ahead of Brexit and stagnating economic growth. The number of company administrations in England and...
05 Feb 2020
Diary of main tax events February/March 2020
Below is a list of the main tax events coming up for February and March 2020. It is important to be aware that filing your tax return late or failing...
31 Jan 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...
30 Jan 2020
Beavis Morgan confirms continued sponsorship of BTCC’s Ollie Jackson
Ollie Jackson has his sights set on glory in the Independents Trophy after confirming his return to the British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) at the wheel of a newly-built Motorbase...
29 Jan 2020
A decade of bizarre excuses for the late filing of a tax return
With just a few days to go until the 31 January self-assessment deadline, HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has published a list of the strangest and most imaginative excuses and...
28 Jan 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 Jan 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 Jan 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 Jan 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...