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  • 17 Jan 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...


  • 09 Jan 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...


  • 08 Jan 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...


  • 07 Jan 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...


  • 03 Jan 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...