Sinclair Day

December 20, 2017

Benefits of letting furnished holiday property

The furnished holiday let (FHL) rules allow holiday lettings of properties that meet certain conditions to be treated as a trade for some specific tax purposes. The FHL rules currently apply to individuals, partnerships, trustees and companies who
December 13, 2017

When you can’t claim employment allowance

The employment allowance of £3,000 per year is available to most businesses and charities and can be used 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
December 13, 2017

Coventry named UK City of Culture for 2021

In a boost for the Midlands economy, Coventry has been named UK City of Culture 2021. The announcement was made by the Minister for Arts, Heritage and Tourism, John Glen after Coventry beat four other cities that were in the running. The title of
December 13, 2017

Selling your business – 10% tax may apply to sale

Entrepreneurs' relief applies to the sale of a business, shares in a trading company or an individual’s interest in a trading partnership. Where entrepreneurs' relief is available CGT of 10% is payable rather than the normal main rate of 20%. This