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A Tips & Advice Special Report about...

In a nutshell

Take maximum advantage of the Research & Development (R&D) allowances with this Special Report. It explains how the credits and allowances work and how to use them in practice. Our handy advice will help you save money - so your R&D investments don't go unrewarded.

In detail

The R&D allowances are without doubt the most generous of tax incentives. But the rules are so complex that this tax break is massively underused. This Special Report takes the mystery out of R&D allowances – it explains:

  • What R&D tax credits are
  • The amount of tax relief involved
  • Criteria to qualify for R&D tax relief
    • Which R&D projects qualify?
    • What type of expenditure qualifies?
  • Making an R&D claim
  • Limits to R&D relief

Written in plain English and illustrated with practical examples, this Special Report shows just how much you can save. It's a must-read for every company that invests in developing new ideas.

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Company directors and all business that are considering R&D work that want to:

  • Take maximum advantage of R&D allowances

Tax advisors and accountants that want to:

  • Advise their clients on using R&D allowances tax-efficiently

In this Tips & Advice Special Report you'll read about...

Table of contents

What are R&D tax credits?

What’s new since April 1 2015?

How much tax relief do we get?

What counts as a qualifying R&D project?

What expenditure qualifies for R&D tax credits?

What is an SME for R&D tax credit purposes?

Grants and subsidies

How to make an R&D claim - SMEs

Can pre-trading expenditure qualify for R&D?

Limits on relief

Advance Assurance

Tax relief for R&D capital equipment

Further sources of information

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A Tips & Advice Special Report about...

In a nutshell

This Special Report fully equips you to challenge the Taxman in an effective and legally safe way. Chock-full of handy tips and advice, it covers everything you need to know. With this Special Report at hand, you'll be able to back up your position and outsmart the Taxman.

In detail

Nobody likes to deal with the Taxman. But his decisions can have far-reaching and costly implications for your business. It’s vital you stand your ground. In this Special Report you’ll read about:

  • Your legal rights
  • Your options in terms of a challenge
  • The methods of appeal
  • The official authorities dealing with your appeal

Whatever the Taxman decides, this Special Report will fully arm you to successfully take him on.

We've created this Tips & Advice Special Report especially for... 

Business owners and company directors that want to:

  • Know how and when to safely challenge the Taxman
  • Be in a strong position when making an appeal

Tax advisors and accountants that want to:

  • Help their clients successfully challenge the Taxman

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  • To immediately apply our advice and solutions in practice
  • That you can easily adapt to suit your own requirements

In this Tips & Advice Special Report you'll read about...

Table of contents

Scope of this Special Report

How to challenge a decision

Method of appeal

Paying tax

The HMRC review

HMRC alternative dispute resolution

The tax tribunals

Hearing at the First-tier Tax Tribunal

The higher courts

Alternatives to appeal

Appendices

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A Tips & Advice Special Report about...

In a nutshell

This Special Report helps you maximise the value of your pension fund. It covers the pension rules and how they affect your pension scheme, taking into account the latest legislation. It also offers a host of ideas to get the most out of your pension savings. Whatever your situation, this Special Report ensures your efforts to build up your pension fund are legally safe and successful.

 

In detail

With so many changes to the pension rules over recent years, it’s difficult to keep up. This Special Report brings you quickly up to speed and answers important questions such as:

  • Which different types of pension exist?
  • How do you make cost-effective pension contributions?
  • What are the options to withdraw money from your fund tax-efficiently?
  • What are effective tax planning strategies?

This Special Report, full of useful advice, will help you keep more money in your pocket and out of HMRC’s.

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Business owners, company directors and anyone with a pension that wants to:

  • Know which pension schemes work best in their situation
  • Build up a pension fund in a safe and tax-effective way
  • Get the most from future pension savings

Financial advisors and accountants that want to:

  • Be aware of all the complicated pension rules scheme for their clients

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An online service with ready-to-use documents

  • To immediately apply our advice and solutions in practice
  • That you can easily adapt to suit your own requirements

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Table of contents

Introduction

Pensions - where are we now?

Pension schemes

Self-invested personal pensions (SIPPs)

Small self-administered schemes (SSASs)

Executive pension plans (EPPs)

Making pension contributions

Claiming tax relief on pension contributions by individuals

Pension input periods (PIPs) and carry-forward

Contributing to retirement annuity contracts

Timing of company pension contributions

Tax planning

In specie contributions

Salary sacrifice schemes

Recycling tax-free cash

Pension income recycling

Payment options on death

Recruitment annuity contracts (Section 266) and inheritance tax

Taking your pension

Small pot pension payments

Uncrystallised fund pension lump sums

Flexi access drawdown

Pension commencement lump sums (tax-free cash)

Annuities

Appendices

Appendix A - flow chart

Appendix B - tax treatment of death benefits

Documents

In-year pension contribution - claim for tax relief

Pension premium record

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A Tips & Advice Special Report about...

In a nutshell

The last few years have seen important changes to the capital allowances regime and more are on the way. This Special Report is your up-to-date guide to the new rules showing legitimate ways to pay less tax. It could be the best investment you'll make this year.

In detail

With this Special Report, you'll quickly get to grips with:

  • The basic computations you need to make
  • The consequences of the reduced annual investment allowance
  • The new rules on plant and equipment in buildings, including:
    • Environmentally friendly equipment
    • Hire purchase equipment
  • The use of short-life assets
  • Integral features
  • Special allowances for enterprise zones

If you don't take the right steps now, your business could lose out permanently. Our Special Report explains, in simple language, what you need to do to make the most of the available allowances.

We've created this Tips & Advice Special Report especially for... 

All business owners, company directors and in-house accountants that want to:

  • Make the most of the available allowances
  • Be fully up to date with the capital allowances rules
  • Have a better understanding of the capital allowances rules

Tax advisors that want to:

  • Help their clients save tax with capital allowances

You'll get the following free extras with this Tips & Advice Special Report... 

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  • To immediately apply our advice and solutions in practice
  • That you can easily adapt to suit your own requirements

In this Special Report you'll read about...

Table of contents

1. Introduction

2. First-year allowances

3. Tax credits for green machinery

4. Annual investment allowance

5. Pooling and writing down allowances

6. Short-life assets

7. The £1,000 write-off

8. Integral features and thermal insulation of buildings

9. Fixtures in buildings

10. Business premises renovation allowance

11. Cars

12. Anti-avoidance rules

13. Enterprise zones: tax allowances

Appendices

APPENDIX 1 - Short-life asset election

APPENDIX 2 - Short-life asset record

APPENDIX 3 - Fixed asset record

APPENDIX 4 - Capital allowances checklist

APPENDIX 5 - Election for plant and machinery purchased with a building - s.198/199 election

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A Tips & Advice Special Report about...

In a nutshell

This Special Report provides you with ready-to-apply solutions to deal with the tricky loan account rules. Fully up to date with recent changes, it explains how to manage loan account transactions in the most tax-efficient ways.

In detail

In plain English, this Special Report covers:

  • Loan-related tax charges
    • What the different tax charges are
    • When the s.455 charge applies to companies
    • When the benefit in kind charge applies to directors
    • What "conferring a benefit" on a participator means
  • Reporting to HMRC
    • When you need to tell HMRC about the loan
    • How to report loan account transactions
    • How to account for s.455 tax
  • Avoiding the tax charges
    • How and when to repay or clear a loan
    • What the repayment options are
  • Optimising your tax-planning strategy

Transactions between directors and their companies have always been a prime target for HMRC. And the rules have become increasingly complicated in recent years, making tax charges difficult to avoid. This Special Report offers you a series of legitimate ways to avoid tax. It's outstanding value for money.

We've created this Tips & Advice Special Report especially for... 

Company directors that want to:

  • Tax-efficiently manage their loan account transactions

Tax advisors, bookkeepers and accountants that want to:

  • Determine the best tax-saving strategy for their clients

 

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Table of contents

Introduction

1. Loan-related tax charges applying to companies

2. Loans by close companies

3. Tax charge on loans to participators

4. Reporting to HMRC and accounting for s.455 tax

5. Benefit in kind charge on outstanding loan

6. Repaying or otherwise clearing the loan

7. Arrangements “conferring a benefit” on a participator

8. Tax planning

9. Tax terms that apply to company loans

Appendix

Documents

Director’s loan account record

Director’s loan account write-off letter

Director’s loan agreement

Interest payable on loan account minute

Resolution of general meeting to approve a loan to a director

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A Tips & Advice Special Report about...

In a nutshell

This Special Report shows you how to avoid a tax investigation and stay fully in control if you are selected for one. It provides you with all the tools you need to face such an investigation with confidence.

In detail

This Special Report will guide you carefully through the entire process and covers:

  • Simple measures you can adopt to avoid an investigation
  • Different types of compliance check
  • What your rights and obligations are (and those of HMRC)
  • How to bring the investigation to a close

Peppered with handy dos and don'ts, this Special Report takes the stress out of your dealings with HMRC. It comes with a series of supporting documents so you'll be fully prepared if HMRC does come knocking.

We've created this Tips & Advice Special Report especially for... 

Business owners and company directors that want to:

  • Avoid a tax investigation and be fully prepared if HMRC does come knocking

Tax advisors and accountants that want to:

  • Give professional advice to their clients on how they can avoid or safely deal with a tax investigation

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Table of contents

Outline

Avoiding an investigation

Types of compliance check

Opening the investigation

Working the investigation

Closing the investigation

Specific matters

A note on accelerated payments and direct recovery

Appendices

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