Personal tax


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Flow chart - claiming rent-a-room reliefRent-a-room relief is an automatic tax relief which applies to rent and related income received from letting all or part of your only or main home. The relief exempts income up to £7,500 per tax year. Naturall... Read more
15 Dec 2020
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Flow chart - claiming the trading allowanceThe trading allowance is a fixed tax deduction which can be claimed against miscellaneous income or income from self-employment in place of the actual costs incurred in generating it. In effect it means that... Read more
15 Dec 2020
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Flow chart - claiming overpayment reliefIf you discover a mistake in or an omission from your tax return or assessment, which has resulted in your tax bill being too high, and the deadline for amending it has passed, you may be able to claim overpaym... Read more
15 Dec 2020
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Flow chart - requirement to complete a self-assessment returnThe rules which determine when an individual is required to complete a self-assessment return are widely misunderstood. HMRC complicates matter further with an odd set of practices which do... Read more
15 Dec 2020
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Flow chart - high income child benefit chargeIf you or someone you live with is receiving child benefit and your or their income exceeds the limit set by the government, one of you will be required to pay extra tax. The tax charge can apply in other ... Read more
15 Dec 2020
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Simplified business expensesIn 2013 deductions for simplified business expenses were introduced. The rules were soon modified to allow their wider use. However, the list of expenses is specific and limited to certain business types.Flow chartThe Flow... Read more
15 Dec 2020
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Flow chart- inheritance tax - gifts during lifetimeIf you give money, investments or other assets away it can trigger an immediate inheritance tax (IHT) charge. However, there are many exemptions and exceptions. If none of them apply it still does no... Read more
15 Dec 2020
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Flow chart - tax relief for loan interest An individual is entitled to tax relief against their general income for interest paid on loans or other advances (known as alternative finance) which are used for qualifying purposes. These are limited and s... Read more
15 Dec 2020
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Flow chart - pension contributions annual allowanceIf you are under 75 you're entitled to tax relief on pension contributions of up to £40,000 in a tax year. Flow chart Our Flow Chart - Pension Contributions Annual Allowance will help you work out ho... Read more
15 Dec 2020
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Settlement agreementWhen you want to prevent an employee from issuing proceedings in relation to the infringement of their statutory employment rights on termination of their employment, consider going down the settlement agreement route. This is an ... Read more
08 Sep 2020
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