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  • Enews May 2020

    Enews May 2020 In this month’s Enews, we report on the progress of the government’s schemes to help businesses and the self-employed during the COVID-19 pandemic. Bounce Back loans for small businesses were the latest in a raft of measures announced by Chancellor Rishi Sunak, which are starting to make a practical difference to businesses. […]

  • Sheepish Activities April / May 2020

      11 April 🐑 🐑 🐑 The guinea fowl have taken to sunbathing with the good weather.   16 April 🐑 🐑 🐑 After living off hay and pellets for the last few months the sheep were finally let into Field 11 where they dived onto the new grass. 22 April 🐑 🐑 🐑 We have had some ongoing foot problems but the […]

  • Sheepish Activities March 2020

    1 March 🐑 🐑 🐑 We had help today! The sheep needed hay and pellets …. and stroking … The cows needed feeding … And then it was time to relax with a lolly. 8 March  🐑 🐑 🐑 The rain is relentless, and the sheep continue to shelter on any bit of dry ground they can. Their feet […]

  • Enews April 2020

    Enews April 2020 In this month’s Enews we report on legislation that has been introduced to alter reporting obligations for residential property gains chargeable on UK resident individuals, trustees and personal representatives. We also analyse the support package announced by Chancellor Rishi Sunak to help businesses and the self-employed during the COVID-19 pandemic; regulators’ request for […]

  • Sheepish Activities February 2020

    A bit of a catch up this month as we took a break in January in honour of the tax return deadline! There is a constant theme – the rain. 23 December 52 takes refuge on the only bit of hard standing in the field.  I think next year we will put some hard standing […]

  • eNews February 2020

    In this month’s Enews we report on a number of areas including updates on the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement and the UK and Scottish Budgets. With developments on off-payroll working, overdraft fees, HMRC’s report of bizarre excuses and a new statutory entitlement to leave and pay there are lots of areas to update you on. Article Index […]

  • eNews January 2020

    In this month’s Enews we consider a number of issues including increases in the minimum wage rates, the independent review of the Disguised Remuneration Loan Charge and the Chancellor’s commitment to review IR35. We also update you on retiring clinicians pensions, Structures and Buildings Allowance, a call for a review of the High Income Child […]

  • eNews December 2019

    Enews – December 2019 In this month’s Enews we consider tax free gifts for employees, updated advisory fuel rates for company cars and tips on avoiding Self Assessment scams. We also report on the updated Check Employment Status for Tax tool and temporary pensions arrangements for some NHS staff. With guidance on cryptoassets, the latest […]