Sinclair Day

August 1, 2018

Football agent scores £1.2m own goal

A former football agent, Jerome Anderson, who looked after over 200 players during his career including Thierry Henry and Dennis Bergkamp, has lost his £1.2m tax avoidance case with HMRC. The football agent's tax appeal was recently heard at the
July 25, 2018

The Lifetime ISA

The Lifetime ISA has been designed to help those aged between 18 and 40 to save for a new home or for their retirement. Under the scheme, the government provides a 25% bonus on yearly savings of up to £4,000, and once you start saving before you are
July 25, 2018

Updated list of software suppliers that support MTD for VAT

The deadline for businesses with a turnover above the VAT threshold to keep digital records for VAT purposes when Making Tax Digital (MTD) returns, is fast approaching. From April 2019, businesses with a turnover above the VAT threshold (currently
July 25, 2018

VAT – motor dealer deposit contributions

A new Revenue and Customs Brief 7/18 has been published by HMRC concerning their policy on the VAT accounting treatment of promotions, where payments are said to be made by motor dealers to finance companies on behalf of the end customer. These are