TAX EVASION OR AVOIDANCE?

TAX EVASION OR AVOIDANCE?

What’s the difference between Tax evasion and Tax avoidance? This blog post aims to clarify the differences between Tax evasion and Tax avoidance, clearing up any confusion between the two, as well as outlining the legal implications of the two respective terms. I...
BUDGET 2017: HOW IT AFFECTS YOU

BUDGET 2017: HOW IT AFFECTS YOU

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Phillip Hammond, has announced his first budget, saying he is “building the foundations of a stronger, fairer, more global Britain”. This is how your life will be affected. Personal taxation Currently, the Self-employed may...
IR35 TAX LEGISLATION

IR35 TAX LEGISLATION

The IR35 provisions prevent avoidance of tax by providing services through a company. In essence, IR35 affects all contractors who do not meet HMRC’s definition of ‘self-employment’. This article aims to clarify some of the complications and problems...
14 TAX SAVING TIPS: SELF EMPLOYMENT

14 TAX SAVING TIPS: SELF EMPLOYMENT

Ensure the personal circumstances and present situation of your subcontractors actually qualify as self employed and not employed. It may well do in your eyes but would it do so in the eyes of the HMRC tax inspector. Does your self employed workers qualify within the...