16 Sep 2019
Government u-turn on pension tax for doctors and others?
In earlier articles, we reported that hospital doctors and GPs were lobbying the government to amend the pension tax rules as the current system of restricting tax relief on pension...
13 Sep 2019
Delays in the processing of R&D tax credit claims: An update
As mentioned previously, we recently wrote to the Revenue regarding the current delays in HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) processing claims for Research & Development (R&D) tax credit claims. They...
11 Sep 2019
Beavis Morgan sponsored Team Shredded Wheat Racing focusses on a return to form in Scotland
Team Shredded Wheat Racing with Gallagher makes its annual trip across the border this week, as the Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) visits Scotland’s national motorsport centre, Knockhill...
09 Sep 2019
Retailers missing out on £8bn at online checkout
According to payment company, Adyen, UK retailers are losing in the region of £8 billion in revenue due to a lack of payment options online. The survey, which questioned 811...
04 Sep 2019
Diary of main tax events September / October 2019
Below is a list of the main tax events for September and October 2019. It is important to be aware that filing your tax return late, or failing to pay...
03 Sep 2019
CIB: UK set to miss 2027 R&D investment target
The UK government must "turbo charge" the current programme of research and development (R&D) tax credits if it is to help the country meet its R&D investment target by 2027. ...
28 Aug 2019
‘Crisis incidents’ costing UK SMEs billions
A recent study has found that crisis incidents, such as cyber-attacks, extortion, industrial espionage and terrorism, are costing UK SMEs billions of pounds annually. Furthermore, the subsequent downtime following an...
21 Aug 2019
Changes in consumer demand driving innovation
Despite the British High Street being squeezed by the economic downturn, competitive price pressures, increased costs and consumer caution, the UK retail industry registered over £380 billion in sales in...
13 Aug 2019
Sponsorship: Team Shredded Wheat is confident ahead of Thruxton return
Beavis Morgan sponsored Team Shredded Wheat Racing with Gallagher returns to Thruxton circuit brimming with confidence this coming weekend, as the Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) makes its...
12 Aug 2019
House prices and sales ‘losing momentum’
The July Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) report shows that house prices are "losing momentum" and sales are "flatlining" amidst Brexit uncertainty. According to the survey, 69 per cent...
09 Aug 2019
Married Couples’ Jointly Owned Property – Share and Share Alike?
Article written by Paul Attridge, Tax Partner at Beavis Morgan. I am sometimes asked by one member of a married couple who are holding property together ‘can’t we just declare...
09 Aug 2019
Activity in the UK’s services sector improved in July
The IHS Markit purchasing managers’ index for services rose to 51.4 in July, from 50.2 in June. A reading above 50 indicates that a majority of businesses reported increased activity....
08 Aug 2019
SMEs hit by 10,000 cyber-attacks daily
Small and medium sized businesses (SMEs) are collectively subject to almost 10,000 cyber attacks a day, costing the sector billions of pounds a year. According to new findings from the...
07 Aug 2019
July retail sales worst since records began
July saw the worst ever month on record for UK retailers, with total sales increasing by just 0.3 per cent, compared to a rise of 1.6 per cent recorded in...
05 Aug 2019
Independent win and trio of top tens at Snetterton for Beavis Morgan sponsored Ollie Jackson and team
Team Shredded Wheat Racing with Gallagher, sponsored by Beavis Morgan, accountants, tax and business advisers, celebrated a superb trio of top ten results and Independent race win during an action-packed...