The government has announced that the date of the Autumn Statement will be 25 November 2015. The Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, has announced that there will be an Office for Budget Responsibility forecast alongside the Spending Review on Wednesday 25 November 2015. The government will therefore publish a... read more →
Carrier bag charges will begin in England on 5 October 2015. For a large retailer the minimum charge is 5p for single-use plastic carrier bags. For small or medium-sized businesses no charge is required but can be made on a voluntary basis. A business that employs 250 or more full-time... read more →
For those individuals who have previously submitted ‘paper’ self assessment tax returns the deadline for the 2014/15 return is 31 October 2015. Returns submitted after that date must be submitted electronically or they will incur a minimum penalty of £100. The penalty applies even when there is no tax to... read more →
Please be aware that there is a letter being sent out by a business called 'Register of Companies and Businesses' which encourages you to pay a £190.00 fee and sign up a newly formed company to their website. This letter was received after a new company was formed at Companies House and it implies that... read more →
Nice start to the day with a cup of coffee and a piece of cake at PRG Marketing Communications in Eastbourne as part of the Macmillan coffee morning events. Nice to meet their team and visit their offices, and I even won a raffle prize about Afternoon Tea!
We are proud to announce that we are new sponsors of Eastbourne Rangers FC! They are a great club and we wish them luck in the coming season!
eNews - September 2015 In this month’s eNews we report on how dividends will be taxed from 2016 and changes to ATED reporting requirements and increases in the NMW and the latest target for non compliance. We also update you on HMRC’s latest taskforce target, the new advisory fuel rates... read more →
Enews - August 2015 In this month’s eNews we report on HMRC’s time to pay arrangements, the launch of Tax-Free Childcare, the latest NMW campaign and changes to the rules for farmers averaging of profits. We also report on the introduction of the Alcohol Wholesaler Registration Scheme and TPR guidance... read more →