Dividend tax confusion

The issue Dividends are generally taxable on the basis of when they are received. This is a basic but important point…

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Furloughing directors

The issue The question of whether (shareholder) directors of their own companies can ‘furlough’ themselves is still subject to some ambiguity….

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The electric car revolution!

The issue Since a recent Tax Bite (https://forbesdawson.co.uk/employee-incentive-arrangements/2020/01/17/electric-company-cars-for-employees/) we have been inundated with queries from employers and employees about how electric…

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What exactly will Sajid Javid do with Entrepreneurs’ Relief?

The issue While many entrepreneurs are still in celebration mode after the resounding defeat of Jeremy Corbyn, there may still be…

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HMRC publishes festive tax defaulters list

The issue I was interested to stumble upon the following list which has recently been updated on 16 December 2019: www.gov.uk/government/publications/publishing-details-of-deliberate-tax-defaulters-pddd/current-list-of-deliberate-tax-defaulters…

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Take another look at company cars

After the bitter disappointment of no free Wi Fi (!) you may want to take a look at the benefit of…

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Corbyn’s shares for workers scheme

The issue Jeremy Corbyn has made much of his proposal to introduce a scheme whereby employees will receive 10% of a…

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Discharge of a director’s loan account on liquidation is not a write-off!

The issue There have been various rumours circulating about a HMRC ‘test case’ with the following key points: A director’s loan…

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How is Airbnb taxed?

The issue Airbnb is now a fundamental part of the short-term letting industry. Broadly it works by using the internet to…

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New way for preference shares to jeopardise Entrepreneurs’ Relief

The issue A key requirement for shareholders to enjoy Entrepreneurs’ relief (ER) is that they have owned 5% of the ordinary…

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