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  • Sheepish Activities May 2019

    18 April The orphans are doing well and today went to Tieran’s farm to be raised. Tieran is our hay supplier and from the photos it looks like the lambs will be spoiled. We are lambing about 6 ewes a day. The ewes are brought into the barn in the evening in case any lamb […]

  • eNews May 2019

    Enews – May 2019 In this month’s Enews we report on the latest guidance for employers, revised VAT fuel scale charges and the consultation to extend IR35.  We also update you on the latest springtime tax scam and the government’s commitment to implement a pensions dashboard. With an update on Money Laundering failings, reaction to […]

  • eNews April 2019

    Enews – April 2019 In this month’s Enews we report on tax changes for the new tax year and an update on the Structures and Building Allowance following the Spring Statement. We also consider MTD for VAT which has now come into effect, the delays to the rise in probate fees and the call for […]

  • Sheepish Activities April 2019

    23 March 2019 I had some help today! Nathan narrowly avoided being trampled by 13 hungry sheep. 28 March 120 and Chubby were particularly boisterous today. The guinea fowl were almost squashed in the rush for food. We have to surreptitiously put down the guinea fowl seed or the sheep hoover it up. 120 Chubby […]

  • Sheepish Activities – May 18

    It was a fairly wet and cold lambing day – but this little lamb is an orphan and still needed bottle feeding. When we arrived, he was sitting on top of his foster Mum keeping warm.  The ewe had lost her lamb and very unusually didn’t seem to mind adopting ‘108’.  ‘108’ means his mother […]

  • eNews – May 18

    In this month’s eNews we report on the latest announcement from HMRC regarding Making Tax Digital. We also consider the looming deadline for GDPR, changes to tax reliefs following the Scottish Budget and issues to do with EMI share options. With articles on benefits in kind forms P11D,the  VAT fuel scale charges and a new […]

  • Sheepish Activities – May 2017

      The barn has been converted into a maternity ward and lambing is well underway.  In fact last night, there were only 11 ewes left to lamb. The new Mums get their own pen for the first day or so.  Then the family moves into a slightly bigger pen with one or two other ewes […]

  • eNews – May 2017

    In this month’s eNews we report on the short Finance Act which has been rushed through Parliament in advance of the General Election. We also include details of changes to the off payroll working rules that exclude some businesses from being unintentionally caught by the provisions. We also consider changes to the timing of issuing […]