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Plan Now To Minimise Your 2014/15 Tax

Rick Schofield

Rick Schofield

The end of Tax Year 2014/2015 is looming, but there’s still time to make sure you’re on track to minimise tax for the current year. The following tips should help you on the way to examining what you can potentially … Read More >>

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Independent retailers risk losing out over inflation decrease

The news today that the Consumer Price Index (CPI) has fallen to 0.3% is hoped to bring a higher level of disposable income to consumers feeling the pinch. But, according to top 20 accountancy firm, Wilkins Kennedy LLP, consumer behaviour could remain unaffected – and independent retailers face losing out.

Tax Dates

2 March 2015

Last day to pay any balance of 2013/14 tax and Class 4 NICs to avoid an automatic 5% late payment penalty.

31 March 2015

End of CT61 quarterly period.

31 March 2015

Filing date for Company Tax Return Form CT600 for the period ended 31 March 2014.

WK Tax Factor

Research and Development (R&D) tax relief explained

Q. I have heard of Research and Development (R&D) tax relief as being an excellent tax saving for many small and medium sized businesses. But I don’t work in a scientific field, so how could this benefit me?

It is a common misconception that R&D tax relief is only available for those who work specifically in a scientific or technological field. However, in actual fact, qualifying R&D expenditure is incurred across a number of industries and many companies are missing out on this extremely valuable relief.  - See more 

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