Tax Reliefs Available for Employees Working From Home

Tax Reliefs Available for Employees Working From Home

Richard Coombs, Tax partner at Bates Weston, considers the tax reliefs available for those working from home. “Whilst for some, working from home has been a regular part of working life for many years, for many the new enforced lockdown has meant that it is a...
Clearing your financial “To Do” list during lockdown

Clearing your financial “To Do” list during lockdown

Richard Coombs, Tax Partner at Bates Weston, suggests we use the time at home to clear our financial “to do” lists.  If you believe all of the people currently posting on social media about their plans for this period of lockdown, it seems that the...
Budget 2020 Pension Changes

Budget 2020 Pension Changes

Richard Coombs, Tax Partner at Bates Weston reviews the pension changes announced during the March 2020 Budget. “For those that watched the Chancellor’s speech live earlier this week, they may be forgiven for thinking that there were pension changes aimed...
HMRC Loan Charge Review – repayment of settlement amounts

HMRC Loan Charge Review – repayment of settlement amounts

In this article Richard Coombs, Tax partner at Bates Weston looks at the HMRC Loan Charge Review  and the arrangements for repayment of settlement amounts. “Following HMRC’s recent amendments to the loan charge legislation in response to Sir Amyas Morse’s...
Tax efficient rental income and Form 17

Tax efficient rental income and Form 17

Richard Coombs, Tax partner at Bates Weston consider tax efficient rental income and the significance of Form 17. “Married couples or civil partners have for many years been able to reduce their tax bill on jointly owned investment property by ensuring that the...