State Pension age to increase to 68 years

August 17th, 2017     Tax News

andrew price team member annette dillon The Department for Work and Pensions has published a review into the state pension age, proposing a new timetable for a rise to the state pension age from 67 to 68 years between 2037-2039. This is seven years earlier than current legislation states; ... Read news article

Making Tax Digital – New Timetable

July 27th, 2017     Tax News

andrew price team member annette dillon The government announced a new timetable on 13th July, which means Making Tax Digital (MTD) will not take effect until April 2019 and will only be mandatory at that time for businesses over the VAT threshold. The changes are: • Only businesses w... Read news article

Tax-Free Childcare – The Changes

June 15th, 2017     Tax News

The government is introducing a new Tax- Free Childcare scheme during 2017, whereby a parent or guardian can open an online account and decide how much they want to pay into the account; this can be used to pay for regulated and approved childcare. ... Read news article

Making Tax Digital to start in 2018

April 13th, 2017     Tax News

Legislation to introduce Making Tax Digital (MTD) will be included in the Finance Bill 2017 and despite many objections that it was too soon, the new system of quarterly reporting will commence in April 2018 for the self-employed and property landlor... Read news article