Self-Assessment Tax Return FAQs

With the 31st of January fast approaching so does the deadline to submit your 2018/19 Self-Assessment tax return. If this is your first tax return it can seem like an intimidating task, and at times the guides provided by HMRC can be confusing and full of tax jargon that can be hard to sift through, so here are several things you'll need to know in order to be ready to submit your tax return on time...

How To Appeal A HMRC Self-Assessment Penalty Notice

HMRC impose penalties for a number of self-assessment issues, including late filing and payment, and tax return errors. These penalties can signal the start of cash flow problems, as well as bringing businesses to the attention of HMRC. There may…

The Ultimate Guide To Capital Gains Tax

Capital Gains Tax (CGT) is tax that’s payable on any profit made after selling assets. It is declared and paid through your Self Assessment tax return. Assets that are subject to Capital Gains Tax if sold at a profit include:…

How To Claim Motoring Expenses

If you're self-employed and own a car you'll probably have some motoring expenses which can be used in your annual accounts in order to reduce your tax bill. Claiming your motor expenses can be a little trickier than most of…

5 Important Record Keeping Tips for Small Businesses

Most small business-owners are so eager to jump behind the wheel of their business and start doing things “my way” that they often overlook the process of record keeping...