Tax Tips & News

01840 213289

barkersaccountants.com

HomeWhy UsServicesResourcesNewsBlogVacanciesPayPal
29/03/2023

March Tax Tips & News

Welcome to the Barkers Tax Tips & News monthly newsletter, bringing you the latest news to keep you one step ahead of the taxman.

If you need further assistance just let us know or send us a question for our Question and Answer Section.

We’re committed to ensuring none of our clients pay a penny more in tax than is necessary and they receive useful tax and business advice and support throughout the year.

Please contact us for advice on your own specific circumstances. We’re here to help!

Relief for mortgage interest on let properties
As an individual landlord you can‘t deduct finance costs, including interest, from your residential property rents for tax purposes. Instead, you get tax relief for those costs as a basic rate tax credit calculated as 20% of the lower of: Read More...
 
HMRC homes in on Airbnb landlords
Online platforms such as Airbnb are now obliged to provide HMRC with data about the payments it makes to individuals who let rooms on a short-term basis. HMRC is matching that data to tax returns and writing to taxpayers who have apparently not declared t Read More...
 
Planning your profit extraction
In his Autumn statement in November 2022 Chancellor Hunt announced cuts to the dividend allowance and the additional tax rate threshold, where individuals start to pay tax at 45%. You need to take these changes into account when planning how and when to e Read More...
 
Plugging NIC gaps
Many people don‘t realise that they have significant gaps in their National Insurance Contribution (NIC) record, and as a result they won‘t be entitled to the full state retirement pension. This can come as a shock when you start to receive your state pen Read More...
 
March Questions and Answers
My company is buying an electric car for me to use for business and private journeys. In truth there will be very few business journeys. Can the company still claim the 100% first year allowance, although the business use will be small? Read More...
 
March Key tax dates
2 - Where income tax, CGT, class 2 NIC or class 4 NIC remains unpaid for 2021/22 a 5% penalty is imposed. This penalty can be avoided if a time to pay arrangement is agreed in advance with HMRC. Read More...
 
Spring Budget - 2023
Chancellor Hunt billed his Budget as a Budget for growth with emphasis on fixing problems in the labour market alongside improving business investment and innovation Read More...
 
About Us

Barkers Accountants are based in Camelford, North Cornwall, offering local business owners and individuals a wide range of services.

All clients are entitled to fixed fees, work delivered on time and unlimited phone support. Visit our website barkersaccountants.com for more information.

 
 

Copyright © 2023 Barkers. All rights reserved.

No 7 Sportsmans, Camelford, Cornwall, PL32 9QT

Barkers is a trading name of Barkers Chartered Accountants