Recognising phishing emails and texts from HMRC

Recognising phishing emails and texts from HMRC

We often hear of phishing scams involving apparent communication from HMRC. Phishing is the fraudulent act of emailing a person in order to obtain their personal or financial information such as passwords and credit card or bank account details. These emails often include a link to a bogus website encouraging you to enter your personal … Continue reading

Company car tax rises take effect

Company car tax rises take effect

Company car tax rises take effect The company car has continued to be an important benefit for many employees, despite increases in the taxable benefit rates in recent years. However, April 2018 saw the introduction of further changes affecting employer-provided cars, which could have a significant impact on your business motoring costs. Benefit-in-kind rates Company … Continue reading

New tax year ushers in key business and tax changes

New tax year ushers in key business and tax changes

New tax year ushers in key business and tax changes With the beginning of the 2018/19 tax year, some significant changes to business and tax legislation are taking effect. Here, we take a look at some of the key measures that could affect your business or personal finances. Increase in employers’ minimum auto-enrolment contributions Currently … Continue reading