Archive for July, 2010

IR35 – Simplification or Increased Taxation?

The new Coalition Government have highlighted their bold intention to reform Britain’s over-complex tax system. Their first step has been to create a new panel of experts who have been given a blank canvas to come with ideas on how to make the current tax regime, some 11,000 pages of UK tax code under the previous Labour Government!, less […]

Dividends – Truths & Myths

Most UK Limited Companies vote and pay dividends to their shareholders on a regular basis, there are no restrictions on when a dividend can be voted and paid. However, many company directors are unaware of the essential company law aspects to voting and paying a dividend. HM Revenue & Customs are starting to crack down […]