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Get up to date with the latest payroll and employment law changes at our upcoming seminar

Posted on 18 Jun, 2019

Grunberg & Co are delighted to be hosting a free seminar on employee matters, which will cover the latest updates on Payroll and Employment Law. The firm will be joined by experienced employment solicitors, Donna Martin from Mackrell Turner Garrett

Ever thought about setting up a UK subsidiary?

Posted on 18 Jun, 2019

The UK offers excellent opportunities to foreign businesses looking to expand their market or benefit from the UK’s generous reliefs and extensive pool of talent. Registering a new business in the UK is a relatively simple process, however, how it

Financial Conduct Authority set to clamp down on the buy now pay later market

Posted on 13 Jun, 2019

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is set to clamp down on the ‘buy now, pay later’ (BNPL) market.

UK pushes for international agreement on global tax rules

Posted on 11 Jun, 2019

The UK will work with the rest of the world in tackling the way global tech companies are taxed, it has been announced.

Enterprise Investment Scheme raises £20 billion since inception

Posted on 4 Jun, 2019

Companies in the UK have received tax-free investment of over £20 billion since the introduction of the Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) in 1993, new figures have revealed.

Revenue tests new trigger to increase the accuracy of PAYE codes

Posted on 3 Jun, 2019

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) is trialling a new trigger, which is intended to improve the accuracy of employees’ PAYE tax codes. According to HMRC, as many as half a million tax codes being used by employers across the UK

New code launched to help protect victims of sophisticated banking fraud

Posted on 3 Jun, 2019

A new code has been launched by 17 UK banks to protect customers who fall victim to a sophisticated form of fraud known as Authorised Push Payment (APP) scams. APP scams involve tricking people into making payments to fraudsters, who

EIS and SEIS tax relief funding passes £2.1 billion

Posted on 3 Jun, 2019

A rise over the course of the 2017-18 tax year saw funding for the Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) and Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) tax reliefs pass the £2.1 billion mark. The EIS scheme saw the larger increase in approved

Significant lack of awareness around gifting rules for IHT

Posted on 3 Jun, 2019

A new report published by the National Centre for Social Research (NatCen) and the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has revealed a worrying lack of awareness about the Inheritance Tax (IHT) benefits of making a gift. Its study found that

MTD for VAT – relaxation on posting supplier statements

Posted on 3 Jun, 2019

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has updated its VAT notice regarding Making Tax Digital (MTD) for VAT to relax several of the digital recordkeeping requirements. One of the changes, secured with the help of the Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIoT),