A Dorset yacht broker has been jailed for three years after being found guilty of VAT fraud to the value of £210,000 at Bournemouth Crown Court.


I am now at the end of a Corporation Tax enquiry.


Since 2010 the definition of charity has been expanded to include certain European charities.

I have a client who is transferring their business to a new Company.

I need to value IPR. This is a trading Company which builds sophisticated equipment for the shipping industry.


I have recently passed the CIOT exams and I am also a member of ATT.  Is there any point in paying subs and being a member of both of these?

Views appreciated.

Many thanks.


If a van was purchased by a sole trader for 3k in Feb 2011 and Sold for 2.2k in Nov 2011 what would the tax treatment be in the Tax Return. The first tax return is 2011/12?


I have gone through the agent authorisation process - code was sent to client - entered into HMRC website - accepted.  Looked at my online list today and he was there.


My client has had the help of a friend until recently to run his payroll and he has dealt with all CIS matters and calculations. He would now


Alex Rowson, technical director at payroll software house QTAC, explains the implications of HMRC’s Real Time Information (RTI) initiative and offers practical advice for small businesses and p