Latest updates

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.

17 May 2018

FCA introduces new governance requirements for authorised fund managers

In April, the FCA published new requirements for UK authorised fund managers in respect of their management of authorised funds

16 May 2018

Should equity investors worry about changes in interest rates?

Investors may still be curious about what might happen to equities if interest rates go up.

13 April 2018

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).

09 April 2018

Charity SORP update

The revision of FRS102 means an update bulletin will be issued rather than reissuing the SORP

26 March 2018

Thinking differently about cloud accounting

Cloud accounting will transform your business but a package of companion apps can bring even more business benefits

16 March 2018

Scott-Moncrieff supports Social Bite’s Digital Inclusion project

We have donated IT equipment to all five Social Bite shops and the Social Bite village as a next step in Social Bite's digital inclusion project.

13 March 2018

The Spring Statement

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, delivered his Spring Statement today