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Housebuilder Tip of the Month: SDLT - Getting ready for your next Joint Venture

Housebuilder Tip of the Month: SDLT - Getting ready for your next Joint Venture

Sometimes developments require you to team up with another developer (or even more than one developer). If structured correctly, this can be quite tax ...

DAC Beachcroft's Spring 2021 Budget Alert

DAC Beachcroft's Spring 2021 Budget Alert

The Frozen Budget The Chancellor set out his road map for the rebalancing of the books following the current pandemic and he was very keen to stress h ...

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Capital allowances 101

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Capital allowances 101

Capital allowances available on the sale of a property can have huge value to both the buyer and seller. It is therefore important that they are not o ...

TAX - 3 Ways For Your Business To Get Ahead

TAX - 3 Ways For Your Business To Get Ahead

It is easy to ignore tax structuring when focussed on winning business and generating revenue. Tax will never be the most important factor in the succ ...

How to motivate staff (and Founders) as we return to normal?

How to motivate staff (and Founders) as we return to normal?

It doesn’t take a genius to work out that pretty much every business has been shaken to its core, to some degree or another, over the last few months. ...

DAC Beachcroft's Spring 2020 Budget Alert

DAC Beachcroft's Spring 2020 Budget Alert

With all that is happening in the wider world led by the Coronavirus, today’s budget was headlined by the new Chancellor promising that ‘life will ret ...

Real Estate Tip of the Week: To Repair or Improve – What are the Tax Implications?

Real Estate Tip of the Week: To Repair or Improve – What are the Tax Implications?

The concepts of “repairs” and “improvements” are treated differently for tax purposes and so it is important that property owners take this into accou ...

Real Estate Tip of the Week - SDLT Payment and SDLT Returns –  time frame reducing

Real Estate Tip of the Week - SDLT Payment and SDLT Returns – time frame reducing

The time period for filing an SDLT return and paying the SDLT due will, from 1 March 2019, reduce from 30 days to 14 days.

Taxation of termination payments

Taxation of termination payments

The biggest statutory shake-up in a generation will be happening to the taxation of termination payments with the first wave of changes taking effect ...