• 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 […]

  • Sheepish Activities December 2019

    29 November 19 It was a late visit to the sheep today – almost dark. And you can’t really see – but the blobs in the tree are the guinea fowl. 1 December 2019 We noticed 52 started limping yesterday … after feeding everyone in the pen we isolated him to have a look.  It […]

  • eNews November 2019

    Enews November 2019 In this month’s Enews we report on an IR35 appeal, HMRC’s clampdown on enablers of tax avoidance schemes and an update on probate fees. With a Charity Commission report on fraud protection, the latest guidance for employers and a reminder to complete your self assessment tax return there is a lot to […]

  • Sheepish Activities November 2019

    27 October 2019 The rain is relentless.  The pond is higher than we’ve ever seen it. The field by the drive is so flooded there are ducks on it. The sheep have moved back into the Orchard today as it’s slightly less waterlogged – they immediately take advantage of the fresh grass. 1 November 2019 […]

  • eNews October 2019

    Enews – October 2019 In this month’s Enews we report on the delay to the VAT domestic reverse charge and the announcement of an independent review of the loan charge. A consultation has also been launched on clinicians’ pensions. With inheritance tax statistics, latest Brexit guidance, changes to insolvency and money laundering non-compliance there are […]

  • Sheepish Activities October 2019

      29 September Today we held some help with feeding! Ernie had to have a severe word with 52 who wouldn’t leave him alone.  The sheep do like children, they find them very unthreatening. Syd found her soul mate in ‘52’.  She was very taken with him.  He is always a favourite with children as […]

  • eNews September 2019

    Enews – September 2019 In this month’s Enews we consider on Customs EORI numbers, calls to simplify apprenticeships and advice for trusts. We also report on the latest guidance for employers and a reminder of self assessment deadlines. With the latest company car advisory fuel rates and the implementation of Strong Customer Authentication for payments […]

  • Sheepish Activities September 2019

    26 August 2019 Today was release day! We opened the gate and 2 of the 6 guinea fowl chicks flew out of the cage quite quickly. The remaining 4 took a bit longer but after about half an hour or so, everyone was out. The older 2 guinea fowl showed some interest but also some […]