Blog // 20/05/2018

Gaining R&D knowledge can bring rewards for your property business

Featured in Architects’ Datafile.  Relatively few architectural practices claim research and development (R&D) tax relief, despite the fact that some of their activities meet the scheme’s eligibility criteria, and the main reason is a lack of awareness. For many people, R&D programmes are regarded as an essentially ‘scientific’ activity that would normally take place in […]

Blog // 18/05/2018

Commercial property – Don’t miss the capital allowances opportunity

There are very few tax breaks available for owners of or investors in UK commercial property. Therefore, it comes as a surprise that capital allowances, a valuable form of tax relief, are either under-claimed or not claimed at all due to a lack of understanding or application of the legislation and case law governing the […]

Blog // 18/05/2018

And they all lived happily ever after?

Royal Wedding highlights – The taxation implications of marriage In light of what maybe is the second wedding of the century (After William and Kate in the UK at least), David Truman, head of the private clients practice at accountants Menzies LLP, examines the tax planning which the royal couple should consider both before and […]

Blog // 17/05/2018

The benefits of outsourcing to manufacturing businesses

To survive the current competitive landscape, businesses need to continually evolve, as technology is revolutionising the way we interact and exchange information. To keep on top of performance and drive decision making, financial and business processing have to be fast, reliable and efficient. Key benefits We can help manufacturing businesses ensure they have accurate stock […]