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Tax Diary August/September 2024

1 August 2024 - Due date for corporation tax due for the year ended 31 October 2023. 19 August 2024 ...

Private rental deposits

There are special rules under the Tenancy Deposit Scheme that limits the amount of deposit that landlords in England can ...

How to check a UK VAT number

The online service for checking a UK VAT number is available at: www.gov.uk/check-uk-vat-number. This service can be used to check: ...

Check employment status for tax

The Check Employment Status for Tax (CEST) tool can be used to help ascertain if a worker should be classified ...

Finding your National Insurance number

If you have lost or forgotten your National Insurance number there are a number of ways to locate it. Firstly, ...

Check your State Pension forecast

The enhanced Check Your State Pension forecast service is now available online. The service can be found on GOV.UK at ...

Are you claiming the marriage allowance

The marriage allowance can be claimed by married couples and those in a civil partnership and where a spouse or ...

What is a group company structure?

A group is formed when one company has control of, owns, a number of subsidiary companies. A group is different ...

Is your income over £100,000?

If you earn over £100,000 in any tax year your personal allowance is gradually reduced by £1 for every £2 ...

Connected persons for tax purposes

The definition of a connected person for tax purposes varies. A statutory definition of “connected persons” for Capital Gains Tax ...

Tax and employee share schemes

There are a number of government approved share schemes which offer various incentives to employees. The rules of the schemes ...

Tax relief for training costs

If you are self-employed it is important to know if an expense is tax allowable. Any allowable costs can be ...