Builder claiming input tax on own investment properties.

In what circumstances is this OK?


If a Car Allowance is paid through the payslip and taxed do you deduct the gross amount from the total mileage cost even if it is not listed on the P11D Section E to get the total mileage relief?

My client has belatedly performed an exercise to "tidy up" an inherited messy fixed asset register.  The net effect is that substantially more assets have been identified.




A man who bought and sold two properties after a stressful split with his wife has won an appeal to be given tax relief on the properties, reports Nick Huber.

I applied for an Agent Account Manager three weeks ago, but have had no response. How can I chase them up? I saw a thread on this recently but cannot find it now.


I took on a new limited company client in Feb 2011, as their previous accountant was retiring and didn't want to deal with ixbrl as he did everything with a manual typewriter...


We have prepared in draft a SA100 for a demanding client who, fo the latter part of 2010/11 only, has had employment in Australia.


A property company has lost an appeal to pay the small-company rate of tax, in a tribunal case which tested the definition of a close investment-holding company. Nick Huber reports.