The Covid-19 pandemic has meant that more employees worked from home than ever before. This trend looks set to continue following the Government’s latest advice
In June 2020, the Government announced that it was making funding available to customs intermediaries and businesses to help increase their capacity to make customs
Bonus for retaining staff when CJRS comes to an end The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) has provided a lifeline to millions of employees and
Company car ‘availability’ during the Covid-19 pandemic For many, their working patterns changed as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. Some employees were required to
Do you know that the furlough scheme has changed? From 1 July, a grant claim can only be made if the employee was previously furloughed for at least three consecutive weeks before 1 March 2020 and 30 June 2020. We explain more in today’s blog.
Flexible furloughing As far as the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme is concerned, it is all change from 1 July 2020. From that date, employees can
Here’s the latest information on mileage rates for company cars, including the new coronavirus measures and what’s happening with the Advisory Electricity Rate for electric cars.
Company car mileage rates update The company car benefit tax charge does not cover fuel provided for a company vehicle. This means that where an
As business owners we all want to make sure our company is a great place to work. Have you considered giving your employees or even their family members educational scholarships?
Partnership rather than a limited company. We explain why in today’s blog. Employer-funded scholarships Special tax rules apply to scholarships, which include exhibitions, bursaries or
With holiday season in full swing, we explain the strict scenarios where you can deduct for business entertaining and gifts in calculating taxable profits.
Can we deduct entertaining expenses? The tax rules on the deductibility of entertaining expenses are harsh and often misunderstood – the fact that the expenditure
Directors’ loan accounts – avoiding the risks HMRC produce a series of toolkits which set out common errors that they find in returns. The hope
When is a car a pool car? Rather than allocating specific cars to particular employees, some employers find it preferable to operate a carpool and
Do you visit other offices or are you seconded to a different workplace? Make sure you’re getting the tax benefits
Travel expenses and the 24-month rule As a general rule, employees are denied a tax deduction for the cost of travel between home and work.
If you’re an employer, make sure you’re up to date on the latest Employer Bulletin on diesel supplements.
Employees with a company car are taxed – often quite heavily – for the privilege. The charge is on the benefit which the employee derives