Category: News

Residential Property Issues for Landlords

October 2018

There have been several recent changes that affect the tax treatment relating to residential properties held by landlords. Here are a few things that you will need to look out for: Mortgage Interest Subject to Restriction Tax relief on mortgage interest...

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Central & East Dealmakers Awards 2018 – Shortlists Revealed

October 2018

The annual Central & East Dealmakers Awards recognise the high quality professional advisory firms in the region and are eagerly awaited and hotly contested. Two of our member firms have been shortlisted for awards. Our East Anglian member firm, Larking Gowen...

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Export Help – Businesses Encouraged to ‘Think Global, Act Global’

October 2018

With Brexit on the horizon, export experts joined North East manufacturing and business leaders to discuss international trade and shed light on how to put their businesses in the best position possible for the future. The event, which was organised...

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Authorised Economic Operator Status

October 2018

The Concept The European Union (EU) Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) scheme is a voluntary system which was introduced to create a system of ‘legitimate’ businesses identifiable within the international supply chain as being safe and secure. The AEO scheme followed...

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Top 10 Reasons to be Wary of Some Business Brokers

October 2018

With our year’s of extensive deal experience, we have come across a few good business brokers. Unfortunately, we have also come across far more who are less than capable, and here we will highlight to business sellers the reasons why they need to be...

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Changes to Tax Rules on Remortgaged Buy-to-Let Property

October 2018

The scenario is a common one: Mr Smith owns some rental properties. During a tax year he wanted to buy a new home for himself. He raised the funds by remortgaging one of his rental properties. The interest charged on...

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Avoiding the Precipice: Turning Around Financially Stressed Charities

October 2018

The charity sector is under financial pressure, resulting in many financially stressed charities who are having to face the unpalatable truth that they cannot continue to operate. In this insight piece, we will address two key questions: How to manage a financial crisis and...

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Manufacturing the Future: How can UK Manufacturers Survive and Thrive?

October 2018

Halo Financial, attended the 9th Cranfield National Manufacturing Debate on 23 May 2018, sponsored by MHA and jointly hosted a panel session on the future of UK manufacturing earlier this year. Following these key industry discussions, Tony Piggott, Halo Financial’s...

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An Industrial Strategy or an Idealistic Solution?

October 2018

Guy Hodgkinson, Director at our member firm MHA MacIntyre Hudson examines the Industrial Strategy against the findings from our annual manufacturing and engineering survey and asks whether enough is being done at Central Government level to re-instil confidence into the...

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VAT & Customs – What if it’s No Deal?

October 2018

As you will be well aware, the UK is scheduled to depart the EU on 29 March 2019 and whilst we hope for a good deal between the EU and the UK, there has been considerable confusion and speculation around...

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