Latest 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

12 November 2018

Scott-Moncrieff UK SME Business Survey 2019

Our SME business survey 2019 is now open!

30 October 2018

Reducing admin for charities

HMRC announced several measures to reduce admin burden for charities

30 October 2018

Budget delivered a tale of two stories in relation to Business Tax

The resounding message for all was clear – while ‘austerity will end, discipline will remain’

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

24 October 2018

ICAAP: Making a wrong move could cost businesses dearly

As we approach Brexit; it is even more imperative that organisations prepare for the unknown

23 October 2018

Get ready; the Senior Managers and Certification Regime is coming

Changes to the SMCR will affect all FCA regulated businesses

09 October 2018

79% of SMEs see automation as an opportunity

Only one in five (21%) SMEs see advancements in technology as a threat

08 October 2018

The impact of Brexit on financial services

What is the impact of losing passporting rights?

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