Small firms urge tax reform as they lose £5,000 and 15 working days a year to compliance

The average UK small business spends £5,000 and three working weeks every year on tax compliance, according to the latest report from the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB). Taxing Times highlights the many hurdles small businesses face when trying to pay taxes. Almost half (46%) say determining the tax rates at which they’re required to … Continue reading Small firms urge tax reform as they lose £5,000 and 15 working days a year to compliance

What are Vacant Building Credits and how do they benefit you.

Vacant Building Credits (VBC) apply to all buildings that have not been abandoned, and that you have not made vacant, that is:- 1. Brought back into use or 2. Demolished to be replaced by a new building. 3. That are commercial to residential conversions The developer receives a credit equivalent to the existing gross floor space … Continue reading What are Vacant Building Credits and how do they benefit you.

Dilapidation Receipts – Income or Capital?

Some tenants treat your property with great care, but some don't, and as the landlord you may be entitled to receive dilapidation payments from the tenant. Given the recent changes to the way that property income and expenditure are treated in your tax return it is extremely important to establish whether this payment is treated as … Continue reading Dilapidation Receipts – Income or Capital?

Presentation to Progressive Property Network – Derby on 9th May 2017

The presentation given by Milestone Management Solutions Ltd.'s MD Tony Miles to address the recent changes to property taxation and what it means to you sole Trader and Partnership Property Investors. Personal Tax The current Personal Tax rates are: - Personal Allowance increased to £11,500 – 0% rate - Basic rate limit increased to £45,000 … Continue reading Presentation to Progressive Property Network – Derby on 9th May 2017