Sinclair Day

December 11, 2018

Citizens’ rights in the event of a no deal Brexit

The government has published a policy paper on what might happen to EU citizens in the UK and UK nationals in the EU in the event of a “no deal” Brexit. The government has confirmed that those EU citizens and their family members who are resident
December 5, 2018

When you can utilise overlap relief

The assessment of self-employed or partnerships profits is usually relatively straight-forward if the accounting date, to which accounts are prepared annually, falls between 31 March and 5 April. However, overlap profits can arise where a business
December 5, 2018

Who can or cannot claim the Employment Allowance

The Employment Allowance of £3,000 per year is available to most businesses and charities to be offset against their employers Class 1 NIC bill. The allowance can be claimed as part of the normal payroll process. An employer can claim less than the
December 5, 2018

Taxation of termination payments

In the 2016 Budget, the government announced that termination payments over £30,000 would be subject to employer National Insurance Contributions (NICs) from April 2018. In the 2017 Budget, the government further announced that this change would be