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Investments: what is a remittance and/or UK source income?
on 20/05/2019 19:07, by jason13

What counts as a remittance for the remittance basis in terms of investment income? And how do you distinguish between foreign and UK investment income? Does it matter where my broker is located? Where the fund/shares are domiciled? Some examples: [list] [*]Broker ... Continue Reading

Whether to charge VAT on performance fees
on 20/05/2019 18:51, by insch

I am a composer and band-leader. I did some performances recently where I worked with 6 other musicians who I had booked to play in my band for the events. At the very most I will break even on this short tour, after paying my band member's fees. I don't think ... Continue Reading

CGT on Property - deductible costs
on 20/05/2019 15:38, by lambertos

Over 16 years ago my mother gifted me £40k from the sale of her home that I agreed to use towards buying a flat in my name for her to live in. There was a proviso to the gift that I was to give my brother £20k from the sale proceeds of the flat. This agreement ... Continue Reading

False Self-Employment
on 20/05/2019 14:22, by granitehead

Will be working in Ireland 8 days a month and rest working from home in UK The 8 days I intend to pay TAX + NIC (PRSI) in Ireland - through a PAYE Umbrella company. The days worked in UK from home will be declared as a sole trader self employed. I cannot work ... Continue Reading

CGT on divided land
on 19/05/2019 23:41, by stupot

Hi All Some help with a CGT would be very much appreciated I bought a building plot in 2001 for £40,000 and spent 3 years building a house on it, I have just recently gained planning permission for another house in the garden and have fenced it off from the ... Continue Reading

Receiving income via PayPal, very difficult scenario
on 19/05/2019 17:01, by Matthews8231

Hello, I am a freelancer and have started working as a partner in a site that sells digital subscriptions for a game, so they purchase digital content in the form of forum access and get certain rewards after that. The website is a registered business in the ... Continue Reading

Worldwide income in the middle east
on 17/05/2019 17:06, by Cap_Scarlet

I may have an opportunity to work in the middle east in a way that I would establish residence and therefore any local earnings would be tax free. Question: Does that apply to worldwide income? I have other income taxed at source from another country, can I claim ... Continue Reading

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ICPA Chairman, Tony Margaritelli discusses MTD Changes re Statement and Petty Cash, PII Renewals for ICPA Members and takes a look back at Accountex in his latest in practice blog.