Charging your electric company car at home

Charging your electric company car at home

HMRC has updated its Employment Income Manual to bring the guidance on charging electric company cars at home in line with the legislation. Until now, the guidance in the Employment Income Manual (EIM23900) has contradicted the legislation in advising that if an...
HMRC demands more data

HMRC demands more data

HMRC has confirmed that requirements to report additional information will come into effect from the 2025-26 tax year or possibly a later period.HMRC has set out its intention to collect data relating to trade sectors; locations; occupations; hours worked;...
VAT on land and buildings

VAT on land and buildings

When purchasing commercial premises you need to know whether VAT will be added to the price as the stamp duty land tax charge (or similar taxes in Wales or Scotland) is calculated on the VAT inclusive value. Most older commercial buildings will be exempt from VAT but...
Excess mileage payments

Excess mileage payments

Petrol and diesel pump prices are high but the tax-free mileage rates payable to employees who use their own vehicles for business have not been adjusted for over a decade. VehicleFirst 10,000 miles per yearAbove 10,000 miles per yearCars and...
Settle the tax with a PSA

Settle the tax with a PSA

Occasionally you may reward your employees with something special such as a holiday or a hamper. If the value exceeds the tax-free amount permitted under the rules for say long service awards, trivial benefits or staff suggestions it will be taxable. To avoid your...