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

20 April 2017

How ready are you for MiFID II?

We highlight the key milestones your business needs to work towards over the coming nine months to achieve timely compliance with MiFID II.

18 April 2017

How to retain key staff and ensure financial sustainability in the public sector

We set out eight key questions public sector executives should be asking to help recruit and retain the best staff, whilst also balancing the books.

18 April 2017

Cyber insecurity, or how I learned to stop worrying and love controls

When it comes to cyber security, sometimes it's better to assume the worst and take action to control what users can and cannot do on your systems.

13 April 2017

Tax relief available for the video games sector

If your company develops and produces video games in Britain, you could be entitled to claim Video Games Tax Relief (VGTR).

10 April 2017

What is the Annual Tax on Enveloped Dwellings (ATED)?

Does your company own UK residential property valued at £500,000 or above? You could be subject to the Annual Tax on Enveloped Dwellings (ATED).

10 April 2017

Selling digital services to private individuals? Then read on…

This article highlights the VAT issues relating to the sale of digital services by UK businesses to consumers based in other EU countries.

10 April 2017

The UK’s digital strategy – promoting the UK as the best place to grow a digital business

We outline the seven main aims and initiatives set out within the Government's refreshed UK digital strategy, which was published on 1 March 2017.

03 April 2017

Doctor using your car for work? You could claim some tax relief!

If you are a doctor using your car for work, it's worthwhile checking whether you are you claiming all the tax relief you are entitled to.

03 April 2017

GP trainee? You might be able to claim some tax relief!

GP trainees that have sat their professional exams in the past couple of years might be able to claim significant tax relief on their exam fees.

30 March 2017

Flat Rate Scheme changes for limited cost traders

Businesses classed as 'limited cost traders' that use the Flat Rate Scheme should be aware of the changes coming into effect from 1 April 2017.