Sinclair Day

September 26, 2018

Date announced for Autumn Budget 2018

The Chancellor has announced that the Autumn Budget 2018 will be held on Monday, 29 October 2018. The announcement was made on the GOV.UK website. The Treasury said the Budget will set out the government’s plan to build a stronger, more prosperous
September 26, 2018

Benefits provided by someone other than their employer

Benefits provided to an employee by someone other than the employer (often known as 'third party benefits') are taxable on the employee if they are provided by reason of their employment. For example, if you work at a car dealership and receive an
September 26, 2018

Employer pension contributions

Employer contributions to any type of pension arrangement in a registered pension scheme are always paid gross. Tax relief is given by deducting the gross amount of the contributions from an employer’s taxable profits before Corporation Tax is
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