The general election is now just a few days away. What tax policies are the main parties proposing? Conservatives. The headline proposal is the Conservatives’ pledge to keep the corporation tax rate at 19%, having previously planned to reduce it to 17% from April 2020. The Conservatives are offering a 1% increase to R&D tax credits … Continue reading General Election Tax Policies
If you’re expecting a sizeable self-assessment tax bill for 31 January 2020. How and when can you reduce this, and if you can’t how can you manage the payment in the most cost-efficient way? HMRC’s pound of flesh If you’re late paying either of your January or July instalments of tax, HMRC will charge interest … Continue reading How to avoid late HMRC payment penalties and interest
The Chancellor has announced the date for the first post-Brexit Budget. What can we expect? Whats in store for us? Announcement. Sajid Javid said "This will be the first Budget after leaving the EU. I will be setting out our plan to shape the economy for the future and triggering the start of our infrastructure revolution". What … Continue reading The Budget has been set for 6th November 2019
This month’s book recommendation comes from an author that I found by his podcast “Unthinkable” and I can not recommend this book highly enough, if only to make you think and reconsider some of your assumptions. Also look out for his podcasts Our world is flooded by advice, ideas, and experts, but we shouldn't make … Continue reading Book recommendation – “Break the Wheel – Question best practices, hone your intuition, and do your best work.” by Jay Acunzo
Is your property business growing but you are not in full control of your numbers, then we can help. Here at Milestone Management Solutions Ltd we specialise in providing the information for you to make better decisions about your business. Better decisions make increased profits and reduced tax and enhanced cash flows. Are you running … Continue reading Is your property business running you or are you running it?
Hello my name is Tony Miles and I am the Managing Director of Milestone Management Solutions Ltd. This is a brief introduction as to who we are and how we can help you. About Milestone Management Solutions Ltd We are a property tax specialist accountancy practice and are looking for Property Investors ( having one … Continue reading An introduction.
Are you in the fortunate position of having cash sitting in the bank, but feel unfortunate because it is earning very little? If this is you then please read on. Our associated companies invest in the property market place, in Derby, Nottingham and Stoke, we are looking for seed capital/joint venture opportunities to get projects off the … Continue reading Savings not attracting enough interest!
Limited company director duties and responsibilities When you become a director of a limited company, you are entrusted with several responsibilities and duties, to ensure that you run the company properly, and comply with company law and a wide range of rules and regulations which cover everything from paying your tax on time, to how … Continue reading Company Directors do you know your responsibilities?
Knowing your numbers is vital when running a business, property or otherwise. We recommend Xero above all others to the point that we only work with clients that are on the platform, their beautiful online software can give you a whole new way of doing your bookkeeping, accounts, invoicing, payroll and reporting - from anywhere, at any … Continue reading Xero in on your numbers and make better decisions.
We are told that the Government wants to simplify the tax system and help individuals and businesses to keep on top of their affairs. But what impact will this have on your business? Making Tax Digital (MTD) will require taxpayers to keep timely digital records of all business transactions and these will be sent directly … Continue reading Making Tax Digital