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Five reasons for PSCs to be proactive to meet the likely IR35 private sector changes

Five reasons for PSCs to be proactive to meet the likely IR35 private sector changes

Since April 2000, the primary focus of the Intermediaries Legislation has been the contractor trading through their own Personal Service Company...

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Creative industries tax relief prompts record spending in UK film and TV

Creative industries tax relief prompts record spending in UK film and TV

The British Film Industry (‘BFI’) has released a report outlining how screen sector tax reliefs are helping to power economic growth...

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Is it material? – A CIS risk explained

Is it material? – A CIS risk explained

HMRC have become very interested in payments made to subcontractors for materials as these are not subject to CIS deductions. The article takes a...

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IR35: How do HMRC deal with the review when the end client has been taken over or bought out?

IR35: How do HMRC deal with the review when the end client has been taken over or bought out?

We are currently dealing with a number of cases where the Personal Service Company's (PSC) end client has been either taken over or bought out...

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Don't gamble with the taxman, protect you and your clients today!

Cross tax enquiries are on the increase. Since HMRC came into being, with the merger of Inland Revenue and Her Majesty’s Customs and Excise...

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Patent Box “Nexus Era” imminent

Patent Box “Nexus Era” imminent

Since the Patent Box tax relief scheme was introduced in April 2013, there has been a sharp increase in clients looking to protect their...

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PAYE compliance health checks

PAYE compliance health checks

Due to the increasing complexity of legislation affecting employers, there has been a significant increase in employer compliance visits by HMRC...

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Specialist insurance helps break the deadlock in mergers, acquisitions and business restructuring

Specialist insurance helps break the deadlock in mergers, acquisitions and business restructuring

Uncertainty is an unwelcome business partner when a merger or acquisition is being negotiated, especially if a tax risk with an unknown outcome has...

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Bitcoin: tax and regulation

Bitcoin: tax and regulation

The rapid rise in the value of Bitcoin has been in the news recently, with investors reminded to account for any gains (or losses) on their self...

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