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Check Your State Pension Forecast

Check Your State Pension Forecast

Individuals who reach the state pension age on or after 6th April 2016 Entitlement to the state pension is contingent on having sufficient “qualifying years”. These are tax years for which you have a paid a minimum level of NIC or received NIC credits. Individuals who...
Tax was due on UKIP donations

Tax was due on UKIP donations

This was a case in which arch brexiteer Arron Banks sought to use the European convention on human rights to argue that Inheritance Tax (IHT) charged on gifts he made to the UK Independence Party (UKIP) amounted to a breach of his human rights. Gifts or donations made...
Charitable giving may be vatable

Charitable giving may be vatable

I recently became involved with a situation where HMRC demanded output tax on donations received by a charity. I found this strange, as donations are generally outside the scope of VAT because the money received does not relate to the supply of goods or services. The...
Accountant’s Amusing anecdotes from the trenches!

Accountant’s Amusing anecdotes from the trenches!

Now that I am officially semi-retired (I have every Wednesday off and extra holidays), my thoughts turned to some of the more amusing experiences from my life as an accountant, some of which I will share with you today: Jeremy Corbyn admirer What would they do without...