1 November 2021 – Due date for Corporation Tax due for the year ended 31 January 2021. 19 November 2021 – PAYE and NIC deductions due for month ended 5 November 2021. (If you pay your tax electronically the due date is 22 November 2021.) 19 November 2021 – Filing deadline for the CIS300 monthly […]

We now know the Chancellor’s preferred strategy for plugging any hole in the UK’s finances is by tweaking taxation and using the proceeds to pay-back government borrowings. Various government departments will also need to tighten their departmental belts to reduce government expenditure. When we’ve had time to consider the effects of the announced budget changes, […]

In most cases, the statutory filing date for a Corporation Tax return is twelve months after the end of the relevant accounting period. HMRC considers reasonable excuse to be something that stops a company from meeting a tax obligation despite them having taken reasonable care to meet that obligation. HMRC will consider what a reasonable […]

There are still two ways to submit your self-assessment tax return. Most taxpayers chose to file electronically, and if we file your tax return, this is the way we would file on your behalf. If you do file electronically, the filing deadline for the 2020-21 tax year is 31 January 2022. But there are still […]

The temporary reduced rate of VAT (5%), introduced to assist qualifying hospitality trades disrupted by COVID lockdown measures, was increased to 12.5% on 1 October 2021. Based on present information, from 31 March 2022, this 12.5% rate will revert to the 20% standard rate. Businesses that manage their own accounts software will need to change […]

There’s a new ‘Responsible Individual’ at Jones Harris and we’d like to congratulate one of the newest members of the team on achieving this status. New ‘Responsible Individual’ at Jones Harris Each person responsible for audit work and signing audit reports in an audit firm must be a Responsible Individual.  To become a Responsible Individual, the […]

The new, £8 million workplace health programme ‘Business Health Matters’ has launched in Lancashire. It’s a revolutionary new initiative that will support businesses across Lancashire in improving the health and wellbeing of their employees. The Active Lancashire led programme has brought together the expertise of specialists at the University of Central Lancashire, ukactive and Lancashire […]

Did you know that there’s a FREE Access to Work Mental Health Support Service? Help your employees who are struggling with a mental health condition which affects them at work. They can access confidential advice and support as part of the Access to Work Mental Health Support Service. Experienced advisers, trained in supporting mental health […]

Will your business take part in Purple Tuesday? It’s about improving the disabled customer experience, by engaging with organisations of all sizes in all industries. It aims to raise understanding, put the right solutions in place and equip your team to deliver 365 days a year. Take Part in Purple Tuesday Purple Tuesday is on […]

1 October 2021 – Due date for Corporation Tax due for the year ended 31 December 2020. 19 October 2021 – PAYE and NIC deductions due for month ended 5 October 2021. (If you pay your tax electronically the due date is 22 October 2021.) 19 October 2021 – Filing deadline for the CIS300 monthly […]