Self Assessment

A client borrowed money from his family and friends to purchase a buy to let property.


Can someone help me re this as I am confused as a new client has told me of contractors in the roofing industry registering for VAT flat rate scheme and continually getting repayments as they don't


Is it legitimate for a business who wishes to remain under that VAT threshold to ask their customers to pay for materials and sub contractor costs directly?



Can a taxi driver trade as a limited company?

Can we put him on a payroll?






I will be joining a company that is being set up in the UK.  The UK company will be recruiting staff to work overseas (I will be part of a small UK based team).

Whilst aware that HMRC are quite zealous on clothing as an allowable expense, it has always been my understanding that a worker on a building site could claim relief.


If a UK resident trust with UK resident beneficiaries has a UK based investment portfolio which holds only UK investments (but on a discretionary fund management basis) does the trust really need t


The situation is a newly formed professional partnership set up as an LLP with 3 individual partners, which is making losses, which is being funded by one of the partners.  The other two partners t