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Business tax

VAT changes in 2015

On 1 January 2015 suppliers of telecommunications will become subject to VAT in the EU country of their consumers.

How to register as an employer

As soon as you employ someone, you will need to register as an employer with HMRC if you meet certain conditions.

UK sales tax: to be or not to be?

A number of UK retailers are calling for a UK sales tax to be imposed on those not paying their 'fair share' of corporation tax but is it really feasible?

Tax tribunal foils bonus scheme

A tax tribunal has ruled that special companies set up to avoid tax on directors' bonuses was unlawful.

Tips for paying HMRC

Many small businesses pay HMRC quarterly. For these employers, the first payment deadline of the tax year is now approaching.

AIM shares allowed in ISAs

The small-cap sector has celebrated following news that AIM shares will now be eligible for use in ISAs.


Corporation Tax: who is liable?

If your business is based in the UK, you will have a hard time denying your obligation to pay corporation tax.

The General Anti-Abuse Rule (GAAR)

The all embracing legislation to resolve HMRC’s issues regarding tax avoidance?

Tax and self employment

Looking at self employment and tax is a very complicated process.

Perks from work: tax benefits

Here, we go through the common queries about how much employers and employees alike stand to gain in tax benefits.

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