With many Year 13 students currently completing their UCAS applications at this time of year, thoughts inevitably change to how parents will fund their offspring through the university journey. On that note, the Government has announced the largest changes to the student loans system in England since fees were allowed to triple in 2012. Starting […]
One of the best things about working in practice is helping new businesses to start, grow and prosper. In the latest issue if iNsight magazine, we spoke to Louis Watkins, founder of Clear For Men which launched this weekend… Undoubtedly it takes courage, determination, and sheer hard work to start a small business, but in […]
The estimated tax gap for the 2020/21 tax year is 5.1% – the second lowest recorded percentage – and is unchanged from the previous year, according to the latest data from HMRC. The annual “Measuring Tax Gaps” publication estimates the difference between the total amount of tax expected to be paid and the total amount […]
Thinking about changing accountants? Our clients have been pleasantly surprised at the simplicity of the transition process – which we manage fully on the client’s behalf. Firstly, upon engagement, we will contact your current accountant on your behalf outlining your decision to move your financial and taxation affairs to Evans Entwistle. We will also provide a […]
UK gross domestic product (GDP) is estimated to have increased by 4.8% between April and June 2021 as trading restrictions were eased in the spring months. The latest figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) also show that GDP increased across all three months in Q2 2021 at 2.2% in April, 0.6% in May […]
Your company is paying for an electric charging point to be fitted at your home, and both you and your partner will use it as you each have electric cars. Will this count as a taxable benefit in kind and what are the tax consequences if you sell your home?
Should you make your spouse a business partner to save tax?