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Archive for April, 2016

29/04/16 What is different for the 2016-17 tax year?

With a Budget and an Autumn Statement it can be hard to remember what is happening when. Most of the changes announced in the March 2016, will come into force in future years, but some of the things announced earlier come into effect from 6 April this year. Here are some of the changes that […]

29/04/16 Tax return penalties for 2015 returns – £10 a day from 1 May

If you haven’t yet filed your tax return for the year to 5 April 2015, file at once! Penalties increase to £10 a day for 90 days from the start of May – a total of up to £900. This is added to the initial £100 penalty for missing the 31 January 2016 deadline, so […]