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Tax planning is key to optimising tax relief and allowances for a robust financial plan for life, work and family.

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Our hub gives you the facts, case studies and resources to help with tax planning and plan for the future.

With Wendy McBride, our tax planning expert you’ll get the advice and support you need to optimise your tax relief and allowances and make the right decisions for you today and for tomorrow.

Recent News + Blogs

Recovery of VAT on Electric car charging

Recovery of VAT on Electric car charging

The Government is committed to encouraging more and more people to drive electric cars and have reduced or eliminated the income tax benefits of providing electric company cars or charging points for employees. Since 6 April 2019 there has been […]
IHT business relief for holiday lets

IHT business relief for holiday lets

There are various tax advantages to a rental property being treated as a furnished holiday letting, but inheritance tax (IHT) business relief is generally not one of them. Even though the law supports HMRC’s view, property owners regularly appeal against […]
Umbrella companies – sorting the good from the bad

Umbrella companies – sorting the good from the bad

Contractors have turned to umbrella companies as a hassle-free way of providing their services to clients following the recent changes to the off payroll working rules. They receive no tax savings, but pass on some administration and pay less than […]
The future of capital gains tax takes shape

The future of capital gains tax takes shape

A recently released report on capital gains tax (CGT) by the Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) has made several recommendations on the future of a tax, about which it says many people have limited awareness or understanding. The 30-day reporting […]
Output VAT on the supply of private road fuel

Output VAT on the supply of private road fuel

HMRC have amended the VAT road fuel scale charges with effect from 1 May 2021. Businesses must use the new scales from the start of the next prescribed accounting period beginning on or after 1 May 2021. The valuation rate […]
18 Point Tax Year End Checklist

18 Point Tax Year End Checklist

Before the current tax year ends, it’s worthwhile asking yourself ‘have I utilised all tax allowances and exemptions available to me, my family, and/or business?’. To help you we’ve outlined 18 opportunities that may be available for personal and for […]
Are you ready for the new IR35 rules?

Are you ready for the new IR35 rules?

Following December’s election result we wait eagerly for news on an IR35 review for the private sector. New IR35 rules for medium to large private organisations are scheduled for April 2020. However, Chancellor Sajid Javid commented, on Radio 4’s Moneybox, that an IR35 review would take place before April. The promise of a review was…Read More

Guides, Factsheets + Events

  • Tax Tables 2021-22

    UK and Scotland Personal and Business Tax Rates
    Tax rates, reliefs and allowances: UK and the Scottish income and property taxes.

  • Tax Matters Guide


    With ideas affecting income and investment, for couples, company directors and employees, and self-employed people, there will be something for everyone.


  • Quick guide - our tax and advisory services.