• Sheepish Activities – February 2018

    With January over we are now looking forward to spring!  Chubby constantly has a bloody head from head butting the others.  You can tell his victims from the blood spots!   Chubby, Daft Lamb, 120 and Champion all like their own buckets as they get bullied off the shared buckets by the bigger sheep.  Champ […]

  • eNews – February 2018

    In this month’s Enews we report on the roll out of Tax-free Childcare and the reduction in HMRC scam texts. We also consider the latest list of deductible subscriptions and rejected Self assessment expenses claims and excuses. With revised income tax bands for Scottish taxpayers there is lots to update you on. Article Index HMRC […]

  • eNews – January 2018

    In this month’s eNews we report on the government’s proposals on auto enrolment, the Scottish draft budget and their plans for five income tax rates and changes to Land and Buildings Transaction Tax. We also include an announcement from the Welsh Assembly on the proposals for Land Transaction Tax. With details of an HMRC iTunes […]

  • Enews – December 2017

    In this month’s eNews we report on pertinent Budget announcements. We also report on the advisory fuel rates for company cars, rules for tax free Christmas gifts for employees and the roll out of Tax free childcare. With changes to the deadline for the Trusts Registration Service, delays to the abolition of Class 2 NICs and […]

  • Sheepish Activities – December 17

    This month started off as usual … and then took a turn for the worse. We came down Monday lunchtime to find 885 really struggling to stand.  He kept collapsing.  We called the vet out who came out Monday evening.  Initially she said she thought it might be listeria or a vitamin deficiency.  She gave […]

  • eNews – November 17

    In this month’s eNews we report on Budget announcements and the introduction of new taxes in Wales and Scotland of Land Transaction Tax and Air Departure Tax. We also consider HMRC’s new method of Simple Assessment for certain taxpayers, the Criminal Finances Act, proposals for Help to Save Accounts and new guidance for employers. Article […]

  • Sheepish Activities – November 17

    We all moved back to the Orchard this month.  The relocation went very smoothly, other than a slight detour via the compost heap, lead by Baby Lamb. There is nothing ‘baby’ about Baby Lamb now.  But when he was a lamb he was such a little runt we did not think he would survive.  He […]

  • Enews – October 2017

    Enews – October 2017 In this month’s eNews we update you on the latest government announcements on Making Tax Digital for Business (MTDfB). We also include the announcement of the Budget dates by Philip Hammond and Derek Mackay. With HMRC offering a new support service for growing businesses, a new Trusts Registration Service, updated phishing […]