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  • 600+ Business Solutions - Is coronavirus a “force majeure” event?
    Most commercial contracts include a “force majeure” clause. They allow one or both parties to escape contractual liabilities where events outside of their control arise. Is coronavirus a force majeure event?
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  • 600+ Business Solutions - Budget measures for businesses and their owners
    The delayed Budget finally happened on 11 March 2020. It confirmed some anticipated changes and included one or two surprises. Generally, the measures were well received but they weren’t all good news. Will you and your business be better or worse off?
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  • 600+ Business Solutions - Personal loans: payment holiday downsides
    Many lenders are offering small business owners payment holidays on their personal mortgages and loans to help ease the financial pressures associated with coronavirus. What are the downsides to these arrangements?
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  • Tips & Advice You & Your Business - SFO catches up with fraudster after seven years
    A former stockbroker was convicted in 2012 of conning investors out of millions, but the proceeds of crime could not be recovered because he was bankrupt. However, the confiscation of his assets was resurrected seven years on. What lessons can you learn?
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  • 600+ Business Solutions - An extra pair of hands
    Your business is approaching a busy period and you could do with an extra pair of hands to share the load. Can you employ family members and if so what are the tax and employment law consequences?
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  • Tips & Advice You & Your Business - Off-payroll tax changes postponed
    Off-payroll tax changes postponed..IR35 goes viral. The government’s proposed amendments to the off-payroll working rules, more commonly referred to as IR35 , have fallen victim to the coronavirus. The changes, which shifted the responsibility for deciding if the off-payroll rules apply from the worker to their customer, have been deferred until 6 April 2021. Awkward timing. For the workers who were affected by the new rules it’s good news. However, many of the businesses they work for have already put...
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  • Tips & Advice You & Your Business - Too late to pay a dividend?
    Too late to pay a dividend?..Q. I’m the only director and shareholder of a company. For tax purposes it would suit me to treat some of the drawings I took from the business earlier this year as dividends for 2019/20 but my accountant says I can’t. I don’t understand their explanation for this. Are they correct? A. Generally, HMRC expects payments you receive from your company to have an identity, e.g. salary, reimbursed expenses etc., and once designated it’s not possible to recategorise them. However,...
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  • News - Coronavirus: relaxation of the statutory annual leave rules
    Regulations have taken effect which amend the Working Time Regulations 1998 to relax the current restriction on carrying forward untaken annual leave. What’s been amended and why?
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  • News - VAT and self-assessment income tax deferred
    The government has deferred VAT and income tax payments for those in self-assessment to help with cash flow during these unprecedented times. What action do you need to take?
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  • News - Coronavirus: the government’s Job Retention Scheme
    The government has announced the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme which will enable all UK employers, regardless of their size, to be able to access support to continue paying part of their employees’ and workers’ salaries for those who would otherwise have been laid off, made redundant or had their contracts terminated during the coronavirus pandemic. How do you access the scheme?
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