Do you have offshore income or assets?

Offshore tax to most would normally mean tax havens and tax exiles.  As a result you may be thinking that it doesn’t affect you.  However income from a foreign pension, interest from an Isle of Man or Channel Islands bank account or renting out a foreign property...
Marlborough bound

Marlborough bound

After a morning’s visit to one of our Marlborough based clients it would have been terribly amiss of us not to stop in the High Street of this beautiful market town and visit Rick Steins which opened here just over a year ago. This stylish restaurant’s tastful décor...

What could you do to save tax?

As it nears to the end of tax year I have given some thought to some of the ways that action taken now may assist in reducing a tax liability for the year ended 5 April 2018. Consideration should be given to ensuring that all the appropriate reliefs have been used. In...
Salad days

Salad days

‘How hungry are you’ was Ian’s question as we stepped outside our office onto Dyer Street. What a question! There is still a difference between hunger and what I think I should eat at the moment, so I replied ‘oh not very, anything with lettuce leaves will be perfect’...

Making Tax Digital for VAT – The countdown begins

As you may already know, Making Tax Digital has hit a number of welcome set backs over the last 12 months. That said, HMRC are pressing forward with their system development with a full-scale pilot taking place during 2018 for income tax for unincorporated businesses....