Latest Comment

Inheritance tax: it’s time to give some thought to giving

Paul Hopper

Paul Hopper

Last year, the Treasury collected more than £5 billion in inheritance tax, making it one of Britain’s highest streams of national income since the early 1980s. Rising property prices are dragging middle-class families into the IHT net and if you …

Read More

Personal Tax | Tax

Latest Press

Beast eats into March retail sales

The weather was yet again a feature of this morning’s retail sales for March 2018, as the Beast from the East ate into the figures – but there could be some brighter skies on the horizon. Phil Mullis, Partner and Head of Retail and Wholesale at top-20 UK accountancy firm, Wilkins Kennedy, said: “The retail sales were far from spring-like but at least it looks like it had a good impact on online sales as people preferred (or rather had) to shop from the warmth of their own home.  Retailers with strong online presence should have seen some real benefit. We also had Mother’s Day and the Easter Holiday during March, which could explain the small growth in department stores sales, particularly online – but the rest of the retail sales remained flat."

Download your copy of the Spring Statement

Download our app

Read our latest

  • News articles
  • Tax tips
  • Key tax dates
  • Tax tables

Plus a range of tax calculators.

All at your fingertips.


Stay up to date

Twitter Linkin Facebook Google plus
WK Corporate Finance
WK Financial Planning
WK Cashflow

WK Law Breakfast Briefing - Guildford

Please use the form below to book your place:

Details

Event Date

26 April 2018

Firstname

Surname

Company

Email

Confirm email

WK Law Breakfast Briefing - Southend - 1 May

Please use the form below to book your place:

Details

Event Date

1 May 2018

Firstname

Surname

Company

Email

Confirm email

WK Law Breakfast Briefing - Egham

Please use the form below to book your place:

Details

Event Date

2 May 2018

Firstname

Surname

Company

Email

Confirm email