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It looks increasingly likely that we are heading for a no-deal Brexit. Taken literally, this means that our present relaxed trading relationship with customers and suppliers in the EU will cease at the end of October this year. Whilst there will be attempts to ease customs congestion and the effects of new tariffs, now is […]

The government have recently announced that they are to extend the criteria for an approved, and therefore tax-effective, cycle-to-work scheme as part of their drive to reduce pollution and CO2 emissions in urban environments. E-bikes have an integrated motor that helps a cyclist pedal, allowing them to reach speeds of up to 15.5 mph in […]

In June 2019, new laws were introduced to ensure guaranteed payment for small scale energy generation for units exported into the National Grid by homes and businesses. The new scheme is effective from 1 January 2020 for those generating low-carbon electricity. It follows on from the feed-in tariff scheme which is now closed to new […]

Two new members of the high calibre Jones Harris team are settling in well to life at our St Peter’s Place office in Fleetwood. Hailey Lappin joins the accountancy team and Jenny joins the growing bookkeeping team. Hailey has been working in accountancy for eight years and is proud to be a member of the […]

1 June 2019 – Due date for Corporation Tax due for the year ended 31 August 2018. 19 June 2019 – PAYE and NIC deductions due for month ended 5 June 2019. (If you pay your tax electronically the due date is 22 June 2019) 19 June 2019 – Filing deadline for the CIS300 monthly […]

If you employ students to manage your staff needs over the summer break period, you’ll need to add them to your payroll and apply PAYE and NIC rules. Students should be advised that they will pay tax and NIC if: they earn more than £1,042 a month on average, and pay NIC if they earn […]

It’s possible to make small tax-free payments to employees, including directors. This might be an appropriate time to make a small tax-free bonus in advance of the annual holidays. Employers and employees don’t have to pay tax on such a benefit if all of the following apply: it cost you £50 or less to provide, […]

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