There are changes on the way in Capital Gains Tax (CGT) for UK residents, they will be required to report and pay for capital gains on residential property within 30 days of the sale. UK resident companies are not affected by these proposed changes. The Basics, currently, a capital gain by UK resident individuals is … Continue reading Proposed changes to CGT – another tax grab!
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!
Rent-a-room relief was introduced in 1992 to provide an incentive for people to let out spare rooms in their home. Since its introduction, there have significant changes to the housing market. In addition, the growth of online platforms such as ‘Airbnb’ have made it easy for those with accommodation available for letting to reach potential occupants. … Continue reading Changes to Rent-A-Room Relief does this effect you?
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?
House and Flats VAT for most work on houses and flats by builders and similar trades like plumbers, plasterers and carpenters is charged at the standard rate of 20% - but there are some exceptions. Zero rate VAT You may not have to change VAT on some types of work if it meets certain conditions, … Continue reading VAT on New Builds & Renovations.
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.
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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
A new relief for first-time buyers was announced at the 2017 Autumn Budget, aimed at helping people onto the property ladder. The way the relief works creates a cliff edge if the price exceeds £500,000 - how might you avoid this trap? Relief The 2017 Autumn Budget announced a new stamp duty land tax (SDLT) … Continue reading Avoiding the cliff edge