HMRC SA316 Form 2015

HMRC SA316 Form 2015

Many people have been asking me when their SA316 forms (the notice to complete a tax return) would arrive. Although dated 6th April 2015, unfortunately my own SA316 has only just arrived – over two months since the alleged issue date. This is an unfortunate delay, which has increased since 2013 when it took 6.5 […]

TAX Adviser magazine available via app

TAXAdviser.Available by app

I am pleased to announce that my professional journal, TAX Adviser, is now available via app. The magazine is available on both the Apple app store and the Google NewsStand: Tax Adviser Magazine on the Apple app store Tax Adviser Magazine on the Google NewsStand I always look forward to the new issue of the […]

Avoiding business fears

Business Fears - small business

There are some interesting statistics on business fears: This infographic was produced by Sage UK The results show that half of all small businesses worry about tax-deductible expenses, and making mistakes with their tax. Rather than spend time on this, it is something that should be referred to a professional instead – that will free […]

taxhelp.uk.com joins BASDA

taxhelp.uk.com joins BASDA

With the proposed changes to tax returns over the coming years, it is important to ensure that these meet the requirements of the self-employed. As such, I have joined the Business Application Software Developers Association(BASDA) so that I can be involved with discussions between HMRC and the software providers. BASDA operate an Accountants in Practice […]

ATT Admissions April 2015

ATT Admissions April 2015

Yesterday evening saw me back at the House of Lords, for the Association of Taxation Technicians(ATT) April 2015 admissions ceremony. As a council member of the ATT, I was pleased to see the 60 new members accepting their certificates from our president. We were again hosted by The Lord Lyell DL in the Cholmondeley Room […]