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Residence Nil Rate Band – Inheritance Tax

April 6, 2017
With effect from 6 April 2017, the government brought in a new Inheritance Tax allowance that applies specifically to the main residence.  The Residence Nil Rate Band (RNRB) is in addition to an individual’s own nil rate band of £325,000, which has been frozen until 2020/2021. The new rules are…
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Payroll Year End Bulletin

Payroll Year End Bulletin

March 17, 2017
PAYE There is a general uplift of all tax codes with ‘L’ suffix by 50, meaning an employee with a code of 1100L will have their tax code increased to 1150L. Tax Codes with suffix M uplift by 55 and suffix N by 45. The emergency tax code is 1150L.…
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Spring Budget Key Points

Spring Budget 2017 – Key Points

March 9, 2017
Download our full Spring Budget Summary Guide The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, delivered his first Budget against a backdrop of a more-buoyant-than-expected UK economy post-Brexit and improved tax receipts. Set against these were concerns about funding the NHS and social care, and the impact on business from changes…
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10 Reasons to Pay into Your Pension (2)

10 reasons to pay into your pension before April

March 9, 2017
The new pensions freedoms have removed any lingering barriers to accessing funds and passing on unused funds on death. Therefore, pensions remain most tax way to save for retirement and we have put together 10 reasons to fund pensions before 5 April. 1. Tax relief at highest rates Successive Chancellors…
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NFP Report 2016-17

Keeping Your Charity on the Right Track

January 18, 2017
In conjunction with MHA, our national association of UK accountancy firms, we have put together a 12 month good governance checklist to help you plan your year ahead. Use our checklist to establish your current position, where you would like to be and how you are going to get there.…
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Year End Tax Planning Guide 2016-17

Year End Tax Planning Guide 2016-17

January 13, 2017
We are delighted to present our Year End Tax Planning Guide 2016-17, which was produced in conjunction with our national accountancy association MHA. This useful guide summarises some key tax and financial planning tips which should be considered prior to the end of the tax year on 5 April 2017…
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Henderson Loggie corporate finance advises on Bar Soba deal

December 7, 2016
Scottish bar and restaurant chain plans expansion after £3m BGF investment The corporate finance team at Henderson Loggie has advised on a £3m Business Growth Fund (BGF) investment in Bar Soba, the Scottish bar and restaurant chain with five outlets in Glasgow, Edinburgh and Leeds. The investment will be used…
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Kenneth McEwen

Scots Set To Look On Enviously As The Rest Of The UK Enjoys A Tax Cut

November 24, 2016
Around 372,000 Scottish taxpayers will have to wait until the Scottish Government delivers it’s budget on 15 December for confirmation of how much worse off they will be in 2017/18 compared to people with the same earnings in the rest of the UK.  That’s the number of people paying income…
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