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

Against all odds: Reserves triumph at Scott-Moncrieff charity match

22 August 2017

Against all odds: Reserves triumph at Scott-Moncrieff charity match

Scott-Moncrieff's annual Super Sevens charity football tournament took place on Friday 18 August, raising over £2,000 for Bethany Christian Trust.

18 August 2017

Charity Governance Code 2017: The seven principles

The Charity Governance Code has been updated, with seven principles aimed at encouraging higher standards of governance and leadership across the sector.

01 August 2017

Do you need a trading subsidiary?

We look at the tax benefits that can be derived by a charity setting up a trading subsidiary.

27 July 2017

MOTs fail their VAT test

Any garages that charge for MOTs are being urged to make sure they account for VAT in the correct way.

26 July 2017

MiFID II: Governance and organisational requirements

What impact will the requirements of MiFID II have on internal management, individual responsibilities, organisational arrangements and governance?

26 July 2017

The age-old Q: To extract profits as salary or dividends?

We provide an answer to one of the most popular questions directors and shareholders ask us: should I extract profits as a salary or dividend?

25 July 2017

Are you an ‘unintentional’ landlord?

If you're thinking of selling a residential property that you are currently renting out there are some important tax consequences and reliefs to consider.

25 July 2017

Making Tax Digital: What’s the latest?

The Government recently announced that Making Tax Digital will be pushed back to at least April 2020 for all taxes except VAT.

21 July 2017

VAT and student accommodation

The VAT rules associated with the construction of student accommodation are not as simple as they appear. Contractors and landlords, be aware!

20 July 2017

Museums and galleries tax relief: what’s the latest?

Following a recent statement by HM Treasury, there is a chance the museums and galleries tax relief legislation will be introduced later this year.