Increased price for single-use plastic bags across the UK

Increased price for single-use plastic bags across the UK

As Part of a larger scheme to reduce the use, and waste, of plastic across the UK, the government how introduced a further mandatory increase in the prices of plastic bags. This increase was introduced on 21 May and has raised the prices of single-use plastic bags...
SEISS: should you change your accounting date to save tax?

SEISS: should you change your accounting date to save tax?

The SEISS allowed self-employed individuals and partnerships to receive taxable grants if their business has been adversely affected by the coronavirus pandemic. The first three grants were given in the tax year 2020/2021, although the profits which the SEISS grants...
Forces Help to Buy: help to get on the property ladder

Forces Help to Buy: help to get on the property ladder

Forces Help to Buy: help to get on the property ladder. This article summarizes the details of the Armed forces help to buy. This is a pilot scheme that was launched in April 2014 and assists regular armed forces personnel to get onto the property ladder. The scheme...
Ready for a SEISS Challenge: Information about Penalties and Claims

Ready for a SEISS Challenge: Information about Penalties and Claims

As coronavirus support undergoes HMRC scrutiny, we summarise the checks and possible sanctions the self-employed need to look out for when applying for the latest self-employed income support scheme grant (SEISS). The Treasury has provided HMRC with substantial...
SEISS Fourth Grant – Am I Eligible & How Much Can I Claim?

SEISS Fourth Grant – Am I Eligible & How Much Can I Claim?

    If you are self-employed and your business has been negatively impacted by the covid-19 pandemic, you could be eligible for the fourth grant of the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme. To make your claim for the fourth grant, you must do so on or...
NR Barton Announce A New Member To The Board of Directors

NR Barton Announce A New Member To The Board of Directors

  NR Barton are proud to announce the promotion of Jonathan Mackie to the board of directors from 6 April 2021. Jonathan qualified as a chartered accountant in 2014 after studying for a Maths degree at the University of Manchester. Jonathan joined NR Barton in...