Our News

21 Jan 2020

Top tips for investing and financial planning from Newby Castleman Wealth Management

We have teamed up with GHC Wealth Management to put together a list of top tips for those looking to invest, plan their pensions or otherwise manage their finances.

21 Jan 2020

Tips for getting on top of the self assessment tax return deadline

Whilst the 2018/19 tax year end may seem like a distant memory, the 31st January 2020 deadline for filing online Self Assessment tax returns is fast approaching. We have compiled a handy checklist to help business partners, those who are self-employed and others with taxable income to prepare for the end of the month with the help of their accountants – and without breaking a sweat.

14 Jan 2020

Private Residence Relief: start preparing now for changes to ancillary reliefs

From 6th April 2020, capital gains tax relief on the sale of a taxpayer’s principal private residence relief (PPR) is set to undergo two major modifications: one relating to lettings relief, the other to final period exemption. We have examined the potential pitfalls of these changes and are suggesting how those affected can best prepare themselves over the months that follow.

09 Jan 2020

Plastic packaging tax: how businesses could benefit

In 2019, the government held a consultation on its plans to introduce a world-leading tax on the production or import of single-use or low recycled content plastic from April 2022. Hundreds of responses were received and a further consultation, followed by draft legislation, is promised for 2020. We have examined the proposals and considered their implications – and benefits – for businesses.

20 Dec 2019

Charity begins at work: we go all out for good causes in 2019

We are reflecting on a year packed with regular and one-off fundraising activities and donation drives.

16 Dec 2019

VAT changes to face value vouchers: what businesses need to know before Christmas

Earlier this year, the tax point for promotional and retail vouchers moved from the point of redemption to the point of sale, leading to implications for a variety of retailers.

View archive