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New guidance on sexual harassment and harassment at work

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) has published new technical guidance on sexual harassment and harassment at work. It ...
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New taskforce to target waste criminals

A new taskforce has been launched to tackle serious and organised waste crime, such as dumping hazardous materials on private ...
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Scottish 2020 Budget

Derek Mackay, Scotland’s finance secretary has announced that the Scottish Government’s Budget will be published for 2020-21 on 6 February ...
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When is a Will revoked?

We have previously covered the importance of making a Will and ensuring that assets are divided amongst beneficiaries in the ...
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Relief for CGT losses

Usually, if you sell an asset for less than you paid for it you would make a capital loss. As ...
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HMRC publish strange late filing excuses?

A recent press release by HMRC has revealed some of the oddest excuses for submitting a late tax return, that ...
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Ways that HMRC can collect overdue tax

If you are unable to pay your tax bill or need time to pay then it is in your best ...
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Disclosing VAT errors

Where an error on a past VAT return is uncovered, you have a duty to correct the error as soon ...
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Don’t be taken in by this scam

The Insolvency Service has warned that fraudsters have been contacting investors in insolvent schemes claiming to be from the Official ...
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Statutory maternity, adoption, paternity, shared parental and sick pay to rise from April 2020

According to proposals set out in a government policy paper, the revised rates for statutory maternity pay (SMP), statutory adoption ...
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Close down a company by striking it off the register

There are a limited range of circumstances when a company can request to be removed from the register (known as ...
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VAT – what is a limited cost trader?

The VAT Flat Rate Scheme (FRS) has been designed to simplify the way a business accounts for VAT and in ...
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