Latest updates

14 September 2018

Cultural funds claimed are a ‘drop in the ocean’

Scott-Moncrieff has identified £6.7m of claims, but Scotland’s creative sector could benefit from so much more

10 September 2018

R&D tax relief - time to rethink remuneration strategy for directors?

Specialist consultants RDP explain how R&D tax relief could affect your remuneration strategy

10 September 2018

Tax incentives for UK’s video games industry jump by 30%

Use of tax incentives to drive growth in the UK’s video game industry has risen by over 30% in the last year

10 September 2018

Technology companies on AIM raise over £575 million in six months ended 30 June 2018

Moore Stephen's latest Tech AIM barometer finds that tech companies listed on AIM have raised over £575 million in the six months ended 30 June 2018

10 September 2018

Is immersive tech coming of age?

Has the time come for immersive tech to make its mark across multiple sectors? If so, how can AR, VR and 360 video reach its full potential?

01 August 2018

Business concerns are close to home for UK SMEs

New research from Scott-Moncrieff shows the fall-out from Brexit negotiations are leaving SMEs even more unsettled this year.

30 July 2018

Rise in investor assurance reports in private equity

With the recent rise in requests for controls assurance reports, we review each report and its benefits

30 July 2018

Three key lessons from the first fine under Senior Managers & Certification Regime

What can firms learn from the first ever case under SMCR?

27 July 2018

CASS rules - a changing world

What can we learn from the most recent cycle of CASS audits?

27 July 2018

Regulator’s spotlight now firmly on regulatory returns accuracy

Can we expect the FCA's review to result in firms ending up with a S166 review?

17 July 2018

Charity Commission Research Findings Published

The charity commission has just published its latest research on public trust and confidence.

09 July 2018

Unclear VAT clearances

We all know that VAT can sometimes be confusing. We are here to provide clarity.

09 July 2018

A roundup of personal tax allowances

We provide an overview of the current personal tax allowances and prominent changes.

06 July 2018

Construction businesses beware of a potential new VAT charge

HMRC’s current proposals could pave the way for significant changes regarding accounting for construction projects. Time is running out to have your say.

05 July 2018

Making tax digital - are you ready?

With the MTD deadline for VAT returns looming, are you prepared?

12 June 2018

Simple is always better, especially when it comes to inheritance tax!

We look forward to hearing the output of the Inheritance Tax (IHT) regime review this Autumn. Simplification in IHT matters would certainly be beneficial.

11 June 2018

EU Approves EMI Share Options

An update on EU State Aid approval.

11 June 2018

Employment tax - were the changes worth it?

How have the changes made to employment tax last year worked out in practice so far?

17 May 2018

Brexit and regulation – less than one year to go

A year on from the triggering of Article 50, although some progress has been made, financial services firms are still left with questions and uncertainty

17 May 2018

The FCA’s 2018/19 business plan

The FCA's business plan for 2018/19 sets out the key areas of concern and priorities for the coming year in line with its Mission Statement and objectives.