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  • Business sales - attributes and barriers - trading with associated companies
    20th February 2019

    Business sales - attributes and barriers - trading with associated companies

    My fifth blog in this series on business sales examines potential trading with associated companies and how it could impact on its marketability and the sales process.
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  • Business sales - attributes and barriers - complex structures
    13th February 2019

    Business sales - attributes and barriers - complex structures

    My fourth blog in this series on business sales considers the structure within your business and the possible impact on its marketability.
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  • Accountants and lawyers beware – the recent changes to Entrepreneurs Relief will catch out the unwary adviser.
    12th February 2019

    Accountants and lawyers beware – the recent changes to Entrepreneurs Relief will catch out the unwary adviser.

    The rules regarding Entrepreneurs Relief (ER) have existed since 2008 and have not changed much in ten years. The tax legislation regarding Entrepreneurs Relief is relatively straightforward and yet, as forensic accountants, we assist on a number of professional negligence claims in this area of tax. However, with the recent changes, which were announced just prior to Christmas 2018, I anticipate we will see many more potential professional negligence claims against accountants and lawyers in the future.
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  • HMRC penalties and what to do about them
    8th February 2019

    HMRC penalties and what to do about them

    In January 2019 over 700,000 people in the UK left it to the 31 January to file their personal tax returns. With all this last minute filing, inevitably some of these will contain errors, and so the penalty problems begin.
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  • Business sales - attributes and barriers - planning and stagnation
    6th February 2019

    Business sales - attributes and barriers - planning and stagnation

    My third blog in this series on business sales looks at the history and ongoing plans of your business and the possible impact on its marketability.
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