• Enews – January 2022

    In this month’s Enews we consider the Chancellor’s latest fund for businesses impacted by the pandemic; waivers to self-assessment penalties; and the requirement to include COVID grants on tax returns. We also update you on both the Scottish and Welsh budgets. With guidance for employers and the FCA introducing a new duty to consumers, there is […]

  • Sheep Blog Dec 20

    22 November 🐑 🐑 🐑 The sheep are soon to be moved back out to the field to make room for the cows who will be overwintering in the barn.  This protects the pasture from being churned up. The bull, cows and calves go in one side.  And the young teenagers go in here where […]

  • Enews January 2021

    Enews January 2021 In this month’s Enews we consider the latest lockdown grant package, the extension of the Job Retention Scheme and guidance on the VAT deferral. We also update you on action to disrupt tax avoidance scheme promoters, the approaching self assessment deadline and a warning against potential capital gains tax rises. With guidance on making […]

  • 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 […]

  • Sheepish Activities January 2019

    24 December   Tims Sheep seems to be getting better, her eye is less cloudy. It was definitely sensitive to the touch which made us think it was an injury not an illness. After watching the pushing and shoving at feed times we think she must have bashed it on the metal bars of the […]

  • eNews – January 2019

    In this month’s Enews we consider pertinent announcements from the Scottish Budget including changes to income tax and Land and Buildings Transaction Tax. Meanwhile, the Pensions Regulator is advising employers to get ready for increased pension contributions. With a reminder to employees to claim tax relief on their expenses and the latest list of deliberate […]

  • 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 […]

  • Happy N’ewe’ Year!

        This is Grandma … our oldest sheep.  She found her way into our flock because she was being treated for sore feet (foot rot) after lambing.  And she stayed.  She is very tame and enjoys her new retirement home.  She did get a little confused over Christmas and we kept finding her wandering […]