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Executor responsibilty
on 25/09/2017 21:34, by birdsong

I have agreed to act as executor for an elderly relative who has early dementia. In reading on line advice I note that on her death I will be responsible for reporting any gifts she may have made in excess of £3000 in the 7 years prior to her demise. In the event ... Continue Reading

Garden Land Sale
on 25/09/2017 14:58, by peterfenn

Dear all, I bought a house 5 years ago in a town, but with a large garden (approx 1.8 acres). I paid £1.3m for it. I've just got permission granted to build a new house in part of the garden (that we don't use). If I sell just that section of garden with plans ... Continue Reading

Is Entrepreneur visa fees tax deductible?
on 25/09/2017 12:16, by leohokk

Hi,need advice on this please! Is Entrepreneur visa fees and the legal fees tax deductible? The visa purpose is to be able to do business in UK and without the visa business will not be able to continue. And visa does not provides any free entry to any other countries ... Continue Reading

CGT on house in Trust
on 25/09/2017 10:48, by worden

Hello help please!! Discretionary Trust was set up by deed of variation 5 years ago. The only asset being a half share of house which was valued at 450K therefore 225k share. House is now worth apprx 650K. we are thinking that in view of rising house prices maybe ... Continue Reading

Change of Accounting Date / Submission of Tax Return
on 25/09/2017 09:49, by DonaldF

I’m treasurer of a small church, which is also a trust and a registered charity. Its income is under £15000. All of this, together with all expenditure, is for a charitable purpose. Also, it undertakes no trading activities and has no employees. Recently, ... Continue Reading

Storage Pod worthless
on 25/09/2017 03:29, by SteveW1

Can anyone advise me please. I was mis sold storage pod of £15,O00 with Store First by an unregulated London Broker. Ignorance is costly! They are being investigated by the Serious Fraud Office and there is a petition in the High Court to wind them up. (Lots on ... Continue Reading

Tax payable on Buy To Let
on 24/09/2017 21:29, by colfromdonny

Hi, when my father died I inherited his house along with my brother and sister. I and my wife got a btl mortgage to buy them out and now rent out the property. The house is valued at £120000 and my mortgage is £60000. My question is how much tax would I have ... Continue Reading


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