Tax affairs and image rights – lessons to be learned from footballers
5 December 2017
Recent cases involving the tax affairs of top-flight football clubs, international professional footballers and issues surrounding taxation of their ‘image rights’, reinforce the ... more
Making Tax Digital delayed until at least 2020
3 August 2017
Simon Littlejohns, Head of Tax at Friend Partnership Ltd, welcomes the decision to postpone the introduction of the Making Tax Digital initiative.
Simon Littlejohns, Head of Tax at ... more
Buy to let tax changes – minimising the impact
6 June 2017
In the past couple of years, the Government has ‘attacked’ the buy to let market seemingly viewing it as having a harmful effect on the UK property market. As a result, many landlords ... more
Company cars – are they worth it?
30 May 2017
For many years the company car has been a recognised benefit-in-kind for many employees. However, over the years, the tax cost of driving a company car has crept up and more employees are ... more
Inheritance Tax planning – don’t leave it too late!
23 May 2017
For many taxpayers, Inheritance Tax (IHT) planning always seems to be on the bottom of their ‘to do list’. However, with the introduction of the Residence Nil Rate Band (RNRB), Simon ... more
Enterprise Management Incentive (EMI) schemes – a no brainer?
16 May 2017
Many small or medium-sized businesses are overlooking a key piece of tax legislation which can enable them to reward key employees, and lock them into the business, in a very tax efficient ... more