Sinclair Day

September 26, 2018

Taxpayer wins appeal against filing penalties

The First-Tier Tribunal (FTT) recently heard a taxpayers appeal against penalties imposed for the late filing of his self assessment return in respect of the 2014-15 tax year. The taxpayer had income from five separate employments during the tax year
September 26, 2018

Do capital gains affect tax credit claims?

There are special income eligibility rules for making tax credit claims. The amount and type of income you (and your partner for a joint claim) have will affect how much tax credits you might get. There is a common misconception that the only figure
September 26, 2018

Late night taxis for employees

There is no specific requirement for employers to provide employees with transport home. Nevertheless, an employer has a duty of care to their employees, which means that they should take all steps that are reasonably possible to ensure their health,
September 26, 2018

Alert for VAT registered traders

The deadline for businesses with a turnover above the VAT threshold to keep digital records and provide regular digital updates to HMRC for VAT purposes using Making Tax Digital (MTD) is fast approaching. From 1 April 2019, businesses with a turnover