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The Scottish Finance Secretary, Kate Forbes, outlined plans for Scottish spending and taxation in the 2021/2022 Scottish Budget on 28 January 2021. The key announcements were as follows: Tax rates Reflecting the Secretary’s description of this budget being a time for “stability, certainty and targeted support” there was little change to income tax rates and […]
We are delighted to announce that Greaves West & Ayre has been listed in the top 30 of Financial Advisers 2020 by FTAdviser. Released annually, the FTAdviser’s Top 100 list recognises the best financial advisory businesses working in the UK. The criteria for the top 100 ranking uses a rigorous methodology including growth rate, experience […]
Information as of 22 January 2021 During the first COVID-19 lockdown, HMRC allowed businesses to defer VAT liabilities due between the period of 20 March to 30 June 2020 until 31 March 2021. With that 31 March deadline moving ever closer, HMRC have announced that businesses who did defer VAT payments can now opt in […]
Information as of 15 January 2021 Further to our article which reminded you to check your insurance policy for business interruption claims, the Supreme Court today delivered its judgment in the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA)’s business interruption insurance test case. The court ruled in the favour of small firms, meaning that thousands of small businesses forced […]
Don’t forget the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) December claim deadline is Thursday 14 January and the last date for claiming the third grant of the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) is Friday 29 January. Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) You can find more details on the CJRS on our COVID-19 business support page, but […]