Smaller estates should not have to file Inheritance Tax paperwork, says Office for Tax Simplification - 10/12/2018
The Office for Tax Simplification (OTS) has said that smaller and less complex estates should not be subject to the requirement to file Inheritance Tax (IHT) paperwork.
Big increase in P2P lending - 10/12/2018
The fifth annual UK Alternative Finance Industry Report has revealed a 65 per cent year-on-year increase in peer-to-peer (P2P) lending.
180,500 first-time buyers benefit from relief on Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) - 10/12/2018
Figures released by HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) have revealed that 180,500 first-time buyers have benefited from the Government’s changes to Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT).
Italian e-invoicing requirements make Making Tax Digital look like a walk in the park - 10/12/2018
While a series of false starts and changes of direction have made Making Tax Digital (MTD) seem more complicated than it might need to be, new e-invoicing requirements that come into effect in Italy from 1 January 2019 make it look like a walk in the park.
House of Lords calls for a delay to Making Tax Digital - 10/12/2018
The House of Lords Economic Affairs Committee has criticised HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) for its handling of Making Tax Digital (MTD) and called for a delay to some of the regime’s mandatory requirements.
UK takes second spot for tax compliance in G20 - 10/12/2018
New research from the World Bank has revealed that the UK has the second most effective tax system amongst the G20 nations for tax compliance and ease of paying corporate taxes.
Unwrapping Christmas tax gifts - 10/12/2018
Christmas is a time for giving, but many businesses may not be aware that their gifts can be made in a tax-efficient manner, which could make raising festive spirits that little bit cheaper.