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option to tax
on 18/11/2019 21:58, by rav147

hi all, not sure if this question belongs here or in the property taxation section. I am looking to find out the implications in the following scenario: Company buys a property rental business (land and buildings) which had been opted to tax by the previous ... Continue Reading

CGT calculations on business partnership sale
on 18/11/2019 17:53, by Robbi

We are selling the business partnership which is home based, with no bricks and mortar. Just the name, goodwill, staff and clients. Can anyone confirm i have done the calculations in the correctly and in the right order. Sale of business ... Continue Reading

Self assessment
on 17/11/2019 19:10, by Dev_1

Good evening, We are in the process of completing the yearly self assessment. Along with receiving income from property I also received income from Tesco till I left in May 2019. I am confused with what the below screen means Our records show that your ... Continue Reading

Excepted estates
on 17/11/2019 15:46, by cliff99

I am the executor of a recently deceased person and am hoping to be able to apply for probate on the basis of the estate qualifying as an “excepted” estate. In which case my application will be on IHT205 rather than the more complex and demanding IHT400. My ... Continue Reading

Self-employment, Other Taxable Income Question
on 16/11/2019 17:35, by ladylines

Hi, I have a question on "Other Taxable Income". The instructions states "certain miscellaneous income are no more than £1,000 they are exempt from tax and do not need to be reported on a tax return". My question is this, say the "Other Taxable Income" went ... Continue Reading

Donor liability less than gift aid claimed ?
on 16/11/2019 13:25, by Dave12335

Hi tax friends If a HRTP donor makes a lump donation to a charity, what’s the maximum gift aid capacity per tax year (ignoring gift aid carry back) ? At first glance it’s 4x tax paid. Or is it ? S423 ITA 2007 talks about the tax treated as deducted etc ... Continue Reading

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