Getting ready for off-payroll working changes

Getting ready for off-payroll working changes

The off-payroll working rules that have applied since 6 April 2017 where the end client is a public sector body, are to be extended from 6 April 2020 to large and medium private sector organisations who engage workers providing their services through an intermediary,...
Tax-free mobile phones

Tax-free mobile phones

Mobile phones are ubiquitous – they are also subject to a tax exemption which enables employees to enjoy a mobile phone provided by their employer without suffering a benefit in kind tax charge. However, as with all exemptions, there are conditions to be met for the...
How to save on inheritance tax

How to save on inheritance tax

Inheritance tax – frequent gifts can be free of tax. Within a family scenario, there are many situations in which one family member may make a gift to other family members. However, the way in which gifts are funded and made can make a significant difference to...
Tax relief for charitable donations

Tax relief for charitable donations

Individuals who make  charitable donations can do so tax-free. There are various ways of making tax-relieved gifts to charity – the way in which the relief works depends on whether the donation is made via Gift Aid, as a deduction from wages or a pension via the...