News & resources

Keep up to date with the legislation and developments that impact on you, your business and your sector. Read the latest news and briefings from Scott-Moncrieff.

News updates

14 November 2018

Fifth of Non-Executive Directors don’t have access to information to make informed decisions

A survey of Non-Executive Directors at public sector organisations shows that 20% do not believe they have the access to information they need

30 October 2018

Reducing admin for charities

HMRC announced several measures to reduce admin burden for charities

30 October 2018

The Chancellor announced a number of changes to VAT

An overview of the changes to VAT

30 October 2018

Tackling tax evasion, avoidance and ‘unfair outcomes’

The Chancellor announced a number of measures designed to tackle tax evasion, avoidance and what are described as ‘unfair outcomes’ for the UK taxpayer

30 October 2018

Reforming the current EIS approved funds structure

The reforms are aimed specifically at Knowledge Intensive Companies

30 October 2018

Personal tax rates and allowances update

2018 Budget contained minimal changes but there was one dramatic announcement

30 October 2018

Detailed changes to employment taxes

The Budget included a number of other tweaks and reforms to the employment tax landscape

30 October 2018

Capital allowances in the spotlight

The Budget included a raft of initiatives involving capital allowances, designed to stimulate business investment and encourage a thriving modern economy.

30 October 2018

Budget 2018 overview: Austerity is coming to an end, but discipline will remain

With the Government already having pledged to end austerity, the Chancellor had to loosen the purse strings in his Autumn Budget.

25 October 2018

Making Tax Digital - updates from HMRC on deadlines and partial exemption

HMRC has recently announced that for some organisations the deadline for compliance will be extended from April 2019 until October 2019