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£2,000 towards childcare costs

One month to switch

Thousands of working families in the UK could be missing out on an opportunity to get up to £2,000 a year towards childcare costs, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) is reminding parents, ahead of February half term. Tax-Free Childcare – the 20% childcare top-up – provides eligible working families with up to £500 every three … Read more

Full Customs Controls

Full Customs Controls

As of 1st January 2022 full customs controls came into effect. These are between the EU (except Ireland) and Great Britain. HMRC are reminding customers that the custom arrangements in place throughout 2021 for goods moving from Ireland and Northern Ireland to Great Britain have been extended whilst discussions carry on. If you move goods … Read more

VAT Reclaims for Charging Electric Vehicles

Electric Vehicle VAT Reclaims

HMRC have updated the rules on VAT reclaims for charging electric vehicles, however how employees can make claims for domestic charging is still under review. VAT incurred by businesses when charging electric vehicles can be recovered on the business use of those vehicles, where the vehicles are charged at work or at public charging premises. … Read more

Self Assessment Taxpayers 2022

Self Assessment

HMRC has waived late filing and late payment penalties for self assessment taxpayers by one month, effectively delaying the tax return deadline to 28 February HMRC has announced that it will not give out financial penalties for late filing and late payments for self assessment tax returns which will give more time for taxpayers to … Read more

Omicron Support

Omicron Support

The government has announced additional Omicron support to help businesses most affected by the new variant of Coronavirus. Businesses in the hospitality and leisure sectors in England will be eligible for one-off grants of up to £6.000 per premises. With more than £100 million discretionary funding being made available for local authorities to support other … Read more