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Playing by the same rules

The Chancellor made a further commitment in his Autumn Statement to promote fairness in the tax system, ensuring that everyone ‘plays by the same rules’.

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Salary Sacrifice Arrangements

Following a recent consultation, HMRC have confirmed that they will legislate to remove the tax and national insurance benefits from salary sacrifice and flexible benefit schemes.

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Autumn Statement Explained: Non-Domiciled Individuals

The Autumn Statement confirmed that the proposed changes for non-domiciled individuals will go ahead as previously planned from April next year.

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Autumn Statement Explained: Pensions Recycling

From April 2015 individuals who have accessed their pension schemes have been able to re-invest tax free funds thus obtaining tax relief on the new contribution – referred to as pensions recycling.

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The Uber Ruling: Is it the end for the self employed?

The GMB won their case against Uber last week as the London employment tribunal has determined that Uber has acted unlawfully by not providing drivers with basic workers’ rights.

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Don’t get stung by the MEES

Is your property energy efficient yet? If it isn’t it is probably time to start thinking about getting it into shape before the new MEES regulations start to bite.

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Taxing the Petrolheads

It’s all change for VED (Vehicle Excise Duty - otherwise known as Road Tax) from next April when you could find yourself paying as much as £2,310 road tax on your new car in the first year of ownership.

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Tax Goes Online

We live in a digital and technological world, surrounded with people on their mobile devices broadcasting their thoughts, pictures and updates every second. HMRC wants to do the same.

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Brexit – Planning for the post shock opportunities

Two months on and the global repercussions for politicians and businesses following the Brexit vote continue and remain daily front page news.

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Britain’s Gold Rush: Get Inspired

After two weeks of exciting and inspirational sporting achievement, Rio Olympics ended with a bang, closing in spectacular carnival-themed fashion and instilling a sense of pride in all members of the competing nations.

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