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

02 July 2020

Latest Guidance

COVID-19

02 July 2020

COVID-19: Accounting for rent concessions

"The accounting around this will have significant implications for financial and management reports across major parts of the economy."

30 June 2020

The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 – protection for businesses in financial distress

The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 received Royal Assent and came into force from 26 June 2020.

30 June 2020

Tax Planning for High Net Worth Individuals

"Now might be a useful time to ask yourself a number of questions relating to your tax affairs."

29 June 2020

COVID-19 and anticipated company loss carry backs to claim cash tax

A potential alternative to changing company year end

24 June 2020

HMRC enquiries are likely to increase – are you prepared?

"So far, these schemes have cost the UK taxpayer more than £70 billion."

24 June 2020

Business Interruption Insurance Claims: All is not lost…but challenges to overcome

Many businesses around the UK will have taken out Business Interruption Insurance policies (“BII”).

19 June 2020

EU Exit Transition Period – No further extension for the UK (EU to UK Trade)

Important information for importers and exporters

17 June 2020

Job Retention Scheme – Key Changes

Details of the amendments to the current Job Retention Scheme (JRS) were published on 12 June 2020.

16 June 2020

Changes to Restructuring Legislation – The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill

"Major changes to the current UK corporate rescue regime and options available to businesses affected by COVID-19 are imminent."