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21 March 2017

Unlocking the value in your business

A partial exit can help to release some of the equity built up in your business, but it's important to think through all the implications before you act.

21 March 2017

Employee expenses: what do you need to consider?

With the end of the tax year looming, we provide an overview of some of the main things employers need to consider with regards to employee expenses.

17 March 2017

Diversifying income streams in farms and estates

Due to fluctuating commodity prices, farms and estates are increasingly considering new sources of income streams in order to continue their success.

09 March 2017

Payroll changes in April 2017

We outline the main payroll changes coming into effect from 6 April 2017 that employers need to be aware of.

09 March 2017

Awards success for Scott-Moncrieff

Scott-Moncrieff wins award for 'Best Strategy Implementation' at UK MPF (Managing Partners' Forum) Awards.

08 March 2017

Spring Budget 2017: Business tax

We summarise the business tax measures announced by the Chancellor in the Spring Budget 2017.

08 March 2017

Spring Budget 2017: Employment taxes

We summarise the employment tax changes announced by the Chancellor in the Spring Budget 2017.

08 March 2017

Spring Budget 2017: HMRC powers and administration

We outline the HMRC powers and administration measures announced by the Chancellor in the Spring Budget 2017.

08 March 2017

Spring Budget 2017: Personal tax

We summarise the personal tax changes announced by the Chancellor in the Spring Budget 2017.

08 March 2017

Spring Budget 2017: Tax avoidance and fraud

We summarise the tax avoidance and fraud measures announced by the Chancellor in the Spring Budget 2017.

08 March 2017

Spring Budget 2017: Tax-efficient investment

We summarise the tax efficient investment measures announced by the Chancellor in the Spring Budget 2017.

08 March 2017

Spring Budget 2017: VAT and indirect tax

We summarise the VAT and indirect tax measures announced by the Chancellor in the Spring Budget 2017.

08 March 2017

Spring Budget 2017: Full summary

We provide a detailed summary of the Spring Budget 2017 delivered by the Chancellor.

08 March 2017

GDPR: A matter of consent

On 2 March the ICO launched a consultation exercise on 'consent' around data sharing and how this will change under GDPR.

08 March 2017

MiFID II countdown: Transaction reporting

In the countdown to MiFID II, we summarise the main things firms need to be aware of and the key questions they should be asking themselves.

06 March 2017

Dr Alan McDevitt of BMA Scotland talks about the new Scottish GP deal

Scott-Moncrieff’s tax experts attended a recent event on the new Scottish GP deal, hosted by Dr Alan McDevitt of BMA Scotland.

06 March 2017

Pension protections: the 5 April deadline is approaching

If your pension has a value between £1.25m and £1.5m you should consider applying for individual protection prior to the 5 April 2017 deadline.

28 February 2017

The importance of challenging and testing performance reports

Recent events in the world of politics remind us of the importance of challenging performance reports.

28 February 2017

Collaborate with Edinburgh Napier University

Edinburgh Napier University is currently looking for organisations to collaborate with as part of the Making the Most of Masters (MMM) initiative.

28 February 2017

New company car fuel rates

HMRC has published new ‘advisory fuel rates’ (AFR) for company cars, which apply to journeys from 1 March 2017.