1 May 2021 – Due date for Corporation Tax due for the year ended 30 July 2020. 19 May 2021 – PAYE and NIC deductions due for month ended 5 May 2021. (If you pay your tax electronically the due date is 22 May 2021). 19 May 2021 – Filing deadline for the CIS300 monthly […]

The advisory electricity rate for fully electric cars is 4 pence per mile. Hybrid cars are treated as either petrol or diesel cars for advisory fuel rates. The advisory fuel rates for petrol, LPG and diesel cars are shown in these tables. From 1 March 2021 You can use the previous rates for up to 1 month […]

A special relief is available for creators of literary or artistic works under which they can claim to add together their profits for 2 years and be taxable on the average of those profits if certain conditions are met. This helps to even out fluctuating tax charges for creative persons who may pay little tax […]

One or more charities can set up a subsidiary trading company to trade on their behalf. This may be a useful strategy if your charity: makes profits on trading that is not linked to its primary purpose makes a profit that comes close to or is higher than the small trading tax exemption limit wants […]

A new Recovery Loan Scheme was launched 6 April 2021, to provide much needed liquidity to businesses affected by COVID lockdown measures. Under the scheme, loans of up to £10m are available. The minimum facility sizes vary, starting at £1,000 for asset and invoice finance, and £25,001 for term loans and overdrafts. Potentially, these loans […]

You can’t say any other than it’s been a very strange year. Gone are the days when you could pop your head round the office door for a chat. Now when you are meeting with Jones Harris it has to be pre-planned – or online. Meeting with Jones Harris? The doors of our office are […]

New rules for business travellers now apply to those travelling abroad for business purposes. The rules came into effect from 1 January 2021, but Covid may have kept you grounded until now. New Rules for Business Travellers Bringing commercial goods in accompanied baggage or in a small motor vehicle, into and out of Great Britain […]

Are you worried about getting hacked? It’s a subject we’ve covered many times before, but one that’s always worthy of a reminder. Especially as more than 15,000 hacked email and social media accounts were reported in one year. Worried About Getting Hacked? If a hacker got into your email or social media account, could they […]

Covid has occupied most of the nation’s waking thoughts this year, but it hasn’t stopped other serious illness from touching so many more lives. That’s why Jones Harris receptionist Emily Swarbrick is walking 5 miles a day throughout April. Emily’s dad was diagnosed with bowel cancer in late 2020. Thankfully, the operation to remove his […]

1 April 2021 – Due date for Corporation Tax due for the year ended 30 June 2020. 19 April 2021 – PAYE and NIC deductions due for month ended 5 April 2021. (If you pay your tax electronically the due date is 22 April 2021) 19 April 2021 – Filing deadline for the CIS300 monthly […]