News & Views

  • Why Doing Good is Good for Business

    It is no longer acceptable for business to concern itself merely with profit. Financial capacity is what enables businesses to deliver special value to their stakeholders. However, a company's success is no longer measured by its financial performance alone. Business has a social conscience and a responsibility to drive progressive change. 

  • R&D tax credits going unclaimed in the building and construction industry

    Research and development (R&D) tax credits are historically under claimed in the construction industry. However, they can have a huge financial benefit to a company if claimed correctly. That can include builders, manufacturers, fitters, trades, engineers and other suppliers.

  • Time to invest!? If you’re constructing, extending or renovating your commercial property; here’s why now is a good time!

    Capital allowances tax relief enables commercial property owners to obtain tax relief on incurred capital expenditure. Qualifying commercial property includes shops, hotels, pubs, factories, industrial units, doctors surgeries to name just a few.

  • Boxing Clever?

    There is still a legitimate way of reducing your tax liability, with the Patent Box tax relief scheme fighting your corner at a rate of just 10%.

  • Digital Agency and Web Development companies are claiming R&D Tax Relief. Are you missing out?

    R&D tax relief gives the opportunity to claim either a reduction in corporation tax of up to 24.7p for every £1 of R&D expenditure or, for loss making companies, a payable tax credit of up to 33.35p of every £1 spent on qualifying R&D activity.

  • Theatre tax relief - boosting the UK’s rising stars

    One year on from the first lockdown, theatres in the UK finally have something to look forward to following the government’s proposed roadmap back to normality. This month’s budget also provided a welcome announcement that £390m is to be given to arts venues, including theatres, to help reinvigorate this badly affected area of the economy.

  • Helping Hard Hit Families

    Last year was a tough time for everyone and the Covid-19 pandemic continues to have a devasting impact on the most vulnerable in society.

  • 2021 Budget - What does it mean for R&D Tax Relief, Patent Box and Capital Allowances?

    Spend now, pay later was the main theme of the Rishi Sunak’s landmark 2021 Budget. Not since the end of World War II has a Chancellor been faced with such turbulent economic times. Covid-19 has left the UK with a budget deficit at its highest levels in peacetime history, so it was inevitable that the budget would deliver some eyebrow-raising announcements.