Autumn Budget 2017

22/11/2017
Autumn Budget 2017

The Chancellor made his Budget Speech for an hour starting at 12.40pm on 22 November 2017. He likes the sense of opportunity in Britain and wants young people to feel that; however, the economic forecast is not necessarily conducive to boundless optimism. The overall economic picture is that growth in GDP is only expected to be 1.3% with…

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Australian homes sold by overseas residents

05/09/2017

Proposed changes to the Australian Main-Residence Exemption – Act now to avoid a significant increase in the tax liability on the sale of your Australian Home. As part of Federal Budget 2017, on 9 May 2017, the Government announced plans to withdraw the main-residence capital gains tax exemption from foreign-resident and temporary-resident taxpayers. The exposure draft of…

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IR35 and Public Sector

14/03/2017

We have recently been advising a Public Sector body on the impact of the new rules on IR35 applicable to payments from a Public body (“the Client”) to an intermediary between the Client and the worker. It seems that the impact of this could be significant. At one level little appears to have changed. HMRC required…

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Press Release – Anderson & Co joining websters

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10/03/2017

We issued the following Press Release on 10/3/17 Cambridge advisers announce major expansion Renowned Histon-based chartered accountancy firms joins Cambridge advisers, websters Andrew Webster, chief executive of websters, the Cambridge-based tax, accountancy, legal and financial planning specialists, today announced that chartered accountancy firm Anderson & Co has joined websters with immediate effect. websters will continue…

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websters new Histon office

22/02/2017
websters new Histon office

websters now has an extra office in Histon. We are delighted that Anderson & Co a firm of Chartered Accountants who have been based in Histon for over 20 years have decided to become part of websters. Their existing office and 11 people will become our Histon office from 31 March. This increases the client…

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Autumn Statement 2016

24/11/2016
Autumn Statement 2016

Chancellor Philip Hammond delivered his first Autumn Statement and we’ve pulled together the key points and our initial response. Abolishing the March Budget There will now be an annual autumn Budget from 2017 and only a statement in the Spring from 2018, which will be a response to latest OBR forecasts and not a major fiscal…

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HMRC – Solicitors campaign

07/01/2015

HMRC have launched a new campaign which gives solicitors the opportunity to bring their tax affairs up to date voluntarily.  The Solicitors Tax Campaign gives solicitors working in a partnership or company, or as an individual, the chance to tell HMRC about any income they haven’t declared. If you have overlooked telling HMRC about any…

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Partnership Tax FA2014

07/10/2014
Partnership Tax FA2014

Finance Act 2014 has brought about significant changes to the taxation of partnerships. This is likely to increase the tax liability of partners in a number of key areas. There is a provision for an individual partner in a Limited Liability Partnership (“LLP”) to be taxed as an employee. This will affect partners who have a…

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