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Do you pay Tax on New Builds you havent lived in?
on 17/01/2018 17:22, by lawman14

Hi my husband and I rent the house we live in. We are having a house built but do not plan to live in it and sell it as practically its going to be too small for our needs. Weve searched everywhere but before we pay a Tax Adviser for the answer I wondered does ... Continue Reading

Moving funds from SA to UK
on 17/01/2018 16:59, by saexpat

I have had funds invested in South Africa (where interest has been capitalised and I pay tax on interest). I since moved to the UK where I work (self employed) and would like to bring the funds from SA to buy a property. What are the tax implications? Continue Reading

PPR & primary residence nomination sense check
on 17/01/2018 15:10, by benja

I am trying to navigate this maze of PPR and CGT. I need to check whether it is in our best interests to nominate one of our houses as our primary residence because we are going through some quite significant changes to our property ownership at the moment. Some ... Continue Reading

Failed startup - how to claim loss on Tax Return
on 17/01/2018 12:31, by zxcv

Hi. Two years ago, I started a new Ltd company (to run a franchise business) and lent £36K personally to the company to pay for franchise fees, legals costs etc. owever, the franchise business never started at all (couldn't find a suitable site) and in Oct '16, ... Continue Reading

API Auto Data Feed Outage
on 17/01/2018 12:00, by robbob

I have been advised by hmrc that they are working on the solution and are [b]hopeful[/b] that this issue will be fixed in the near future - days rather than weeks. Heres hoping - could they time an outage any worse ? probably not Continue Reading

Ticketmaster not charging VAT on ticket supplies
on 17/01/2018 08:21, by MarkWalker

Hi there, I am a VAT registered company and purchased some U2 tickets (playing at Twickenham) in January last year from Ticketmaster. I have just requested and received a VAT invoice in respect of the purchase and oddly, VAT has been charged on the service and ... Continue Reading

Backdated sale of rental property to tenant
on 16/01/2018 23:10, by jrfurank

Hello If a landlord had a tenant since June 2013. Could he elect to backdate a change of a portion of the monthly rent to be payments on account of sale of the property to the tenant, and treat the converted rent to purchase payments, as exchange deposit received? ... Continue Reading

FTCR on property showing N/A
on 16/01/2018 19:29, by AlbertM

Hi, I'm doing self-assessment via the HMRC web page and I'm not convinced it has got the FTCR calculation right because it computes FTCR as zero. Looking for advice. I have a property which earns rent, and share dividends, and some savings interest, all earned ... Continue Reading


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