Relief reduction hits sector
Many of Scotland’s landlords in the private letting sector will need to raise rents to cope with the effects of a new taxation regime…
Millions face 'extra burden'
Government plans to force millions of small companies and self-employed workers to publish regular digital returns should be delayed..
Chancellor challenged over change
Philip Hammond’s decision to move the Budget to November came under attack at a meeting of tax experts today…
The Scottish Government has confirmed that all income tax rates will be frozen next year which means the higher rate threshold will not rise in line with changes in the rest of the UK…
MPs call for action next week
Chancellor Philip Hammond could steal a march on Holyrood’s plans to cut the cost of air travel by slashing a key tax..
Adviser urges change
Tax reform and simplification is needed to boost growth in Scotland’s fragile property and construction sector, according to business advisers and accountants Grant Thornton…
Crackdown by Treasury
Accountants, lawyers and consultants who offer advice on how to evade tax obligations face tough new penalties.
Measures to support UK economy
Chancellor George Osborne is planning to cut corporation tax to below … READ MORE
Only 3% of firms making plans
Owner managers in Scotland have shown little interest in paying themselves a special dividend ahead of a tax hike in April. READ MORE
If there are two terms likely to induce a deep sigh or a slumping of shoulders, it’s HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) and Self-Assessment Tax Return (SATR). And not without good reason. READ MORE