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

18 March 2019

Making Tax Digital - how and when to sign up

Before you submit your first VAT returns under MTD you need to sign up on the HMRC website

18 March 2019

Gold for Scott-Moncrieff

Scott-Moncrieff is delighted to have been awarded Xero gold partner status

06 March 2019

SMEs driven to succeed despite Brexit challenges

78% of companies met or exceeded business expectations last year with plans to grow in 2019

31 January 2019

Cyber Essentials: What SMEs need to know

SMEs bidding for Government contracts need to ensure that their cyber security processes and systems are up to a certain standard or level of protection

30 January 2019

Financial crime update: market abuse, ‘flying’ and ‘printing’

The FCA published useful reminders for firms about expected and required practice on market abuse regulations, 'flying prices' and 'printing trades'

30 January 2019

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)

29 January 2019

HMRC’s latest attack on Google

HMRC has announced a major new compliance offensive for the ‘Google tax’

24 January 2019

Is MiFID II inadvertently squeezing out smaller brokers?

A year on from the introduction of MiFID II, it appears that the burden of complying with the regulation is putting pressure on small broking firms

17 January 2019

Changes to the Entrepreneurs’ Relief rules

Following criticism of the Autumn budget changes to ER, HMRC announce a new test which can be used instead of the distributable profits and net assets test

18 December 2018

36% of small businesses ‘completely unfamiliar’ with new regime less than six months from MTD

36% of businesses say they are prepared for the new regime, and 48% have no plan in place at all to prepare for MTD.