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Landlords face scrutiny under HMRC’s Let Property Campaign - 14 Aug, 2017

George Hay Chartered Accountants

Landlords are being advised that HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) is intensifying its efforts to crackdown on individuals who fail to correctly report their taxes. Several reports have surfaced recently…

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Two fifths of SMEs say investment plans have been negatively affected by Brexit - 14 Aug, 2017

George Hay Chartered Accountants

A new survey from the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has revealed that over 40 per cent of UK businesses believe that Brexit has wounded their investment plans. The Confederation’s latest Investment…

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Taylor report recommends review of cash-in-hand - 14 Aug, 2017

George Hay Chartered Accountants

Cash-in-hand payments should be replaced with technology driven alternatives in hopes of collecting up to £6 billion more in tax – this is the conclusion of a Government-commissioned review conducted…

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Scammers take advantage of businesses lacking awareness of EU VAT rules - 14 Aug, 2017

George Hay Chartered Accountants

Businesses across the UK are being targeted by scammers who are charging them to unnecessarily update VAT registration numbers online. Typically, businesses are told that as part of changes to EU legislation,…

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HMRC to enforce minimum wage compliance with £5.3m funding - 14 Aug, 2017

George Hay Chartered Accountants

According to the Government’s latest Labour Market Enforcement Strategy report HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) will receive an additional £5.3 million of funding in 2017/18 to ensure businesses are…

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Making Tax Digital delayed for most businesses - 14 Aug, 2017

George Hay Chartered Accountants

The Government has announced that it plans to delay the implementation of digital taxation until 2020, meaning that around 3m of the smallest businesses and landlords will be able to transition to the…

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Credit and debit card charges to be banned as cashless economy grows - 14 Aug, 2017

George Hay Chartered Accountants

From January 2018 businesses across the UK need to ensure that consumers are no longer being charged extra for paying by debit or credit card, according to new legislation published by the Government….

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The Hunts Post Business Awards 2017 - 14 Aug, 2017

George Hay Chartered Accountants

This year, for the seventh consecutive year, we are supporting The Hunts Post Business Awards by sponsoring the Business Development category. The awards ceremony is set for the 3rd November, taking place…

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The SME National Business Awards - 14 Aug, 2017

George Hay Chartered Accountants

We are pleased to announce that Keith Middleton, Consultant at George Hay and formerly a Partner, will be on the judging panel for this year’s SME National Business Awards. The awards present hard-working,…

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Spotlight on… Nick Willis - 14 Aug, 2017

George Hay Chartered Accountants

Welcome to our new Spotlight feature, designed to help you get to know us a little bit better. Each month a member of our team will be tasked with answering ten quick questions to give you an insight into…

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