Last Minute Fixes for your Self-Assessment

Around a million self-assessment tax returns are submitted every year in the week before the 31st of January deadline. Here’s some last minute help and tips with your self-assessment.  Deadline: this year’s deadline is days away. Are you organised? Do you have all your password and activation codes to hand? Make sure you have information … Continued


Choosing The Best Contractor Accountant

Tips to help you choose the best contractor accountant   Look for a Specialist  Accountancy firms that are part of the contracting and freelance industry tend to have a better understanding of the tax rules for self-employed individuals. They are more likely to help you reduce your tax burden and can often do this better … Continued


HMRC Challenges Certain Tax Avoidance Arrangements

HMRC are currently challenging some tax avoidance arrangements and in particular, those used by ‘one man band’ companies. You may be aware of schemes often referred to as ‘contractor loan schemes’ or ‘remuneration trusts’ which claim to avoid income tax by paying participants in the form of loans. Here we talk about this arrangement in … Continued





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