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August 29, 2018

Funeral Expenses Payment

Paying for a funeral can be expensive, and research shows that the average funeral arranged using a funeral director costs over £4,000. The Funeral Expenses Payment or Funeral Payment is a government scheme for people on low incomes, and receiving
August 29, 2018

Venture Capital Schemes advance assurance

There are four tax-advantaged Venture Capital Schemes currently available: The Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) The Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) Venture Capital Trusts (VCTs) and The Social Investment Tax relief (SITR) There are
August 29, 2018

IHT Disclosure of Tax Avoidance Schemes from April 2018

The Disclosure of Tax Avoidance Schemes (DOTAS) legislation, targets taxpayers who implement listed tax avoidance schemes as well as the promoters of tax avoidance schemes. New regulations came into force on 1 April 2018 that extended the scope of
August 29, 2018

What is Mileage Allowance relief?

Employees who use their own car at work can under certain circumstances be paid a tax-free allowance by their employers when using their own car, van, motorcycle or bike for work purposes. This is known either as Mileage Allowance Relief or a Mileage