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This article, written by Peter Rayney for Taxation magazine, the market-leading weekly magazine providing news and features on UK tax law, practice and administration, explains the tax advantages and possible pitfalls when dividends are paid to spouses or civil partners.
Company: Tolley | Published: 18 September 2014 | Business Area: Income Tax
This short excerpt from Tolley’s Tax Guide 2014-15 covers the change in basis of computing profits. New UK GAAP will apply from 1 January 2015. However, entities have the option to adopt these new financial reporting standards for periods ending on or after 31 December 2012.
Company: Tolley | Published: 31 July 2014 | Business Area: Financial Reporting
This article demythologizes the forecasting process to help executives become sophisticated and participative consumers of forecasts, rather than passive absorbers. It outlines six simple, common sense rules that smart managers should observe as they embark on a voyage of discovery.
Company: Adaptive Insights | Published: 19 May 2014 | Business Area: Forecasting
In the years since the 2007-8 financial crisis, the issue of access to finance for small and medium-sized enterprises has taken on a new prominence. This paper reviews a broad range of innovations in business financing and highlights examples of good practice in developed and emerging economies.
Company: ACCA | Published: 12 September 2014 | Business Area: Working Capital
Why are smart CFOs turning to the cloud? This whitepaper focuses on three key benefits CFOs can gain by moving to the cloud: efficiency and cost savings; change and choice; flexibility.
Company: Infor | Published: 15 September 2014 | Business Area: Cloud Computing
In certain circumstances shareholders may wish to pay dividends other than in proportion to their shareholdings. This guidance note from Tolley®Guidance covers this topic in more detail and includes relevant cases.
Company: Tolley | Published: 15 September 2014 | Business Area: Capital Gains
The Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) is one of the most generous investment incentives ever introduced in the UK. This guide summarises the tax reliefs available and flags common pitfalls that could result in tax relief being withdrawn.
Company: Berg Kaprow Lewis | Published: 16 September 2014 | Business Area: Capital Gains
The Tax update provides a round-up and explanation of the latest tax issues. Topics covered include: HMRC and dishonest tax agents; UK/Isle of Man tax evasion strategy; PAYE and employment matters; business tax and VAT.
Company: Smith and Williamson | Published: 26 February 2013 | Business Area: Enforcement and Regulation
When you have that road to Damascus moment, and want to come clean to the taxman about your under-declared income, how do you confess your sins? Is it as straightforward as laying yourself at the mercy of your local tax office, or are there other ways to manage your disclosure?
Company: Berg Kaprow Lewis | Published: 09 September 2014 | Business Area: Income Tax
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