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How to include the SEISS grant on your tax return

Many business owners are now asking the question of how to include the SEISS grant…

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New Turnover test for SEISS 5

HMRC have now published their full guidance on the eligibility criteria to receive the 5th…

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Xero multi-factor authentication becomes mandatory

Xero multi-factor authentication to become mandatory between 14 June – 2 July 2021 When you…

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How to avoid online scams

We all need to know how to avoid online scams, particularly now they are on…

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VAT Deferral Scheme Deadline Looming

The VAT deferral scheme deadline is looming. Find out what you need to do to avoid…

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Paying back your Bounce Back Loan – is it time to start?

Paying back your Bounce Back Loan - what you need to know Many businesses who…

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Changes to the furlough scheme from May 1st

Key changes to the furlough scheme Changes to the furlough scheme are coming into force…

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Does your business need to prepare P11D’s for your employees or directors?

What is a P11D and does your business need to prepare P11D's for your employees…

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Grant 4 SEISS (Self Employed Income Support Scheme)

Grant 4 SEISS details We now have the full details of Grant 4 SEISS that…

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Recovery Loan Scheme – how does it work and who’s eligible?

The Government's Recovery Loan Scheme (RSL) launched on Tuesday, 6th April and is aimed at…

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Options for paying VAT deferred due to COVID – 19

If your business took advantage of the option to defer VAT due between 20 March…

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HMRC temporarily waives late payment penalty

Are you worried about a late payment penalty from HMRC?  If you are, then help…

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The Construction Industry Scheme (CIS) VAT reverse charge

The Construction Industry Scheme (CIS) VAT reverse charge applies to construction services from 1 March…

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New Additional Restrictions Grant for Lockdown 3.0 Released

New funding for businesses in lockdown - now available. New funding for other businesses affected…

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Local Authority Business Support for Lockdown 3.0

Funding for closed businesses in lockdown 3 New funding for businesses affected by this third…

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Struggling to pay your tax liability by 31 January?

If you deferred your payment on account due by 31 July, it is due for…

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Did you defer your July Self-Assessment payment?

In the Spring many people with tax liabilities took the option to defer their second…

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£1,000 Christmas Grant for ‘Wet-Led’ Pubs

The Prime Minister has announced support for pubs that predominantly serve alcohol, rather than food,…

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Third SEISS grant eligibility tightened

Third SEISS grant applications tightened The third SEISS  grant (Self-Employed Income Support Scheme) has seen…

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Grant Funding for Businesses Affected by Lockdown

New grant funding for businesses affected by lockdown has been released 2.0 - apply NOW…

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Furlough scheme extension and further business support

Further help for businesses and a Furlough scheme extension to 31 March 2021 Furlough Scheme…

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Further Economic Support announced

Further Economic Support announced as of 31st October 2020 Job Retention Scheme Further economic support…

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Countryside Productivity Small Grant Scheme – closes 4 November

Countryside Productivity Small Grant Scheme Round three of the Countryside Productivity Small Grant scheme is…

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SEISS Grant Improved

SEISS grant improvements Not only has the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) been extended, but…

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The Winter Economy Plan – New support for businesses announced today

Today the Chancellor outlined the plans to help businesses through the next 6 months and…

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FREE Webinars and courses for North Devon Businesses to improve digital skills

The Digital advantage programme The Digital Advantage Programme is a programme of targeted support and…

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Kick Start Grants to open in South West next week

The Kick Start Grants in the South West will open on 1st September at 12 noon…

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HMRC Clarification means up to an extra £4000 for many employers.

When the Job Retention Scheme (JRS) was launched there were many questions on exactly how…

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Dairy Response Fund 2020

The Dairy Response Fnd 2020 is now open and dairy farmers can claim for a…

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How to use Zoom

Video conferencing is a great way to keep in touch with customers, other businesses, friends…

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Free Webinar – Maximising Business Opportunities in a Remote Environment

We are delighted to have been chosen to roll out this free webinar, in conjunction…

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HOLIDAY PAY CALCULATION CHANGES

HOLIDAY PAY CALCULATION CHANGES On 6 April 2020 an important change will be made to…

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AVOIDING THE 2020 AIA TRAP

At the end of 2020 the Annual Investment Allowance (AIA) reverts to £200,000. If your…

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Making Tax Digital for VAT – Are You Ready for the Next Step 2020

MTDfV - Are You Ready For the Next Step? Making Tax Digital for VAT became…

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Company Income – Time for Year-End Tax Planning

Company Income  Time for Year-End Tax Planning As a director shareholder of your company you’re…

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New Grants for First Time Employers

New Grant Open for First Time Employers Would you like to grow your business and…

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Changes for Capital Gains Tax on Private Residences

Changes in Capital Gains Tax on Private Residences – Plan Ahead for April 2020 There…

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Registering for MTD for VAT – FAQ’s

Now that MTD for VAT is well under way, we have had a few queries…

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REAL TIME INFORMATION FOR PAYE

If you are an employer, did you know you are required to inform the HMRC…

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TAX RATES 2019/20

    Here are the latest Tax Rates for 2019/20  Click here for the all…

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IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR SELF ASSESSMENT 2017/18

HMRC’s New Self-Assessment Tool HMRC has launched an online tool which allows you to check…

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Making Tax Digital for Businesses over the VAT Threshold

My client runs a small VAT registered business, whose taxable turnover is just over the…

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IMPORTANT TAX INFORMATION

Important Tax Information for 31st October 2018 If you are employed and need to complete…

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