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Making Tax Digital: How will it work?

Going into 2019, businesses will be preparing for one of the biggest changes to the tax system in recent years: Making Tax Digital (MTD). The scheme will be mandatory for VAT from 1 April 2019, so if your business is VAT-registered and has an annual taxable turnover above the £85,000 VAT-registration threshold, you’ll need to […]



What does Budget 2018 mean for charities?

What does Budget 2018 mean for charities? It was hard to know what to expect from this year’s Budget, with the Prime Minister promising the “end of austerity”, and Brexit around the corner. But after the Office for Budget Responsibility’s forecast provided an unexpected windfall, the Chancellor was able to announce increases to public spending […]



Type 2 GP superannuation: what you need to know

Type 2 GP superannuation: what you need to know As a GP, there’s a legal requirement you might need to complete to keep your pension record up-to-date – and you may not even be aware of it. Earlier this year, a report on NHS pensions raised concerns that some GPs may not have fulfilled their […]



How to claim expenses: for doctors and dentists

In the course of your day-to-day work, there are various costs you may need to cover. Just like any other employee, doctors and dentists are entitled to tax relief on certain expenses. Claiming relief on every expense possible may seem a tedious and time-consuming task, but it’s important to remember if you’re looking for ways […]



Getting ready for self-assessment

At this time of year, the 31 January deadline for self-assessment can seem like a distant future. With plenty of time before your tax return is due, it could be tempting to put off any thought of it for the time being. But as the months go by, the last thing you’ll want after celebrating […]