Spring Budget 2024

Spring Budget 2024

On 6 March we saw the Chancellor, Jeremy Hunt, deliver the spring budget ahead of the general election. The ‘Budget for Long Term Growth’ announced the economy is turning a corner with inflation expected to fall, lowering taxes, improving public services and seeing...
Selling Online

Selling Online

At the start of the year, the press widely reported that people with a ‘side hustle’ selling clothes online could ‘end up paying tax on their earnings’ The reporting of this suggested that there were new tax rules, however, that is not the...
Autumn Statement – Class 2 NIC

Autumn Statement – Class 2 NIC

From 6/4/24 NO Class 2 NIC will be payable by the self employed with profits over £6,725 including those with profits over £12,570. Anyone with profits under £6,725 can make voluntary class 2 NIC contributions should they wish to keep a full NIC...
Tax update – Autumn 2022

Tax update – Autumn 2022

Last week saw the current Chancellor, Jeremy Hunt, deliver the much-awaited Autumn Statement. There had been significant speculation around the tax rises and spending cuts that this statement would potentially bring, and it is fair to say that there were few surprises...
Tax Return Deadline – 31st January 2022

Tax Return Deadline – 31st January 2022

A friendly reminder that the deadline for self-assessment for income to the 5th April 2021 is 31/01/2022 Failure to meet this deadline results in an automatic late filing penalty of £100 If you are filing your own self-assessment return then we would urge you to do...