Tag Archives: Tax

Employing Family Members In The Business

In an earlier post, in September 2013, we looked at just what sort of expenses we could claim, when working from home. Some 60% of UK businesses are family owned, and many of those do, actually, work from home, so, … Continue reading

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HMRC Introduces New Webinar For The Newly Self Employed

Last month, HMRC produced a new 20 minute video webinar designed to give an all encompassing guide for those considering starting out on the road to self employment. The guide covers the basics of business structures, registering with HMRC, types … Continue reading

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Deadline For Manual Self Assessment Tax Returns Just Weeks Away

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has issued a reminder to anyone filing a Self Assessment tax return this year – from 2008, the is a 31 October deadline for paper returns, and it’s only weeks away. Previously, both paper and … Continue reading

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Tax Credits. Are They For Me?

Everyone has heard of Tax Credits. We’ve all seen the Inland Revenue publicity, but the usual reaction is; “That won’t apply to me. I earn too much” or “It’s not worth applying. The Government never give anything to people like … Continue reading

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When Should I Tell The Tax Man About My Business?

Many of us will have started out on a part time basis, whilst still holding down a full time job, until we are ready to ‘take the plunge’ into a full time business. Often this will either be in the … Continue reading

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