Latest News for Business

Click on a headline to read the full story. Click here to subscribe to our monthly newsletter.

07 May 2019

Consultation on extension of IR35 rules

HMRC has published guidance on the extension of the off-payroll working rules (also known as IR35) to the private sector.

07 May 2019

Government confirms implementation of pensions dashboards

The government has confirmed that the initiative to introduce a pensions dashboard will go ahead.

07 May 2019

'Springtime' tax scams target young people

HMRC has warned young people in the UK to 'stay vigilant' in order to avoid falling victim to 'Springtime' tax refund scams.

07 May 2019

Latest guidance for employers

HMRC has issued the latest version of the Employer Bulletin.

07 May 2019

VAT fuel scale charges

HMRC has issued details of the updated VAT fuel scale charges which apply from the beginning of the next prescribed VAT accounting period starting on or after 1 May 2019.

07 May 2019

Money Laundering

HMRC has published a list of businesses that have not met their obligations under the Money Laundering Regulations.

07 May 2019

'Flexible extension' to Article 50

Business groups, including the British Chambers of Commerce and the Confederation of British Industry, have commented on the six-month 'flexible' extension of Article 50.

07 May 2019

Scottish Air Departure Tax plans further delayed

The Scottish government has further delayed its plans to replace Air Passenger Duty (APD) with Air Departure Tax (ADT).

07 Apr 2019

MTD for VAT

HMRC is phasing in its landmark Making Tax Digital (MTD) regime.

07 Apr 2019

Reporting Benefits in Kind - Forms P11D

The forms P11D which report details of benefits and some expenses provided to employees and directors for the year ended 5 April 2019, are due for submission to HMRC by 6 July 2019.

07 Apr 2019

Additional Brexit advisory documents for small businesses

The government has published additional documents containing advice on Brexit for UK small businesses.

07 Apr 2019

Delay to rise in probate fees

The government has delayed its planned increase in probate fees indefinitely.

07 Apr 2019

Update on Structures and Buildings Allowance

Chancellor Philip Hammond delivered the Spring Statement on Wednesday 13 March 2019 amidst all the Brexit debates.

07 Apr 2019

Call for tax on social media businesses

A group of MPs has called on the government to tax the profits of social media businesses.

07 Apr 2019

Changes to income tax for 2019/20

The new tax year brings changes to income tax bands and allowances.

07 Apr 2019

HMRC wins disguised remuneration avoidance case

HMRC has won a legal case over a contractor loan scheme endorsed by Hyrax Resourcing Ltd.

Archive News

Click here to access our full archive

Thumbnail image

Spring Statement 2019

Details of the Spring Statement. Our summary focuses on the issues likely to affect you.

Read more

Thumbnail image

Autumn Budget 2018

Details of the Autumn Budget 2018. Our summary focuses on the key issues.

Read more

Home | Newsletters | Contact us | Site map | Accessibility | Disclaimer | Help |

Banks & Co is the trading name of Banks & Co Limited

© 2019 Banks & Co Ltd. All rights reserved. We use cookies on this website, you can find more information about cookies here.

Banks & Co Ltd, 1 Carnegie Rd, Newbury, Berkshire RG14 5DJ

Registered as auditors and regulated for a range of investment business activities in the United Kingdom by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.

In association with Wessex Investment Management Limited which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and TFS Payroll Solutions Limited