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Deemed Occupation for carers living away
on 29/11/2020 08:44, by Bonny

Hi I've sold my only home and care for an elderly sick relative and live in his home to do this. During the ownership of my home I was also caring and lived with him more so as the illnesses 'progressed'. I then rented my home out in those periods as I could not ... Continue Reading

Online self assessment for EIS loss?
on 28/11/2020 22:40, by jjjjjjjjjj

Online self assessment for EIS loss? I'm trying to complete my tax return for 2019/2020. I made a silly investment in a company that has dissolved. I invested £10k and claimed the 30% relief. I'm now trying to claim the EIS loss relief and offset the £7k (10k ... Continue Reading

Transfer of property to parents
on 28/11/2020 21:43, by Sunnysideupwasdown

I'm a uk University student and two years ago I purchased a property near my uni which I lived in for the last two yeats. No mortgage I paid it in full in cash. As a first time buyer I didn't have to pay any stamp duty. However my parents gave me a cash gift to ... Continue Reading

Self Assessment dates and periods
on 28/11/2020 15:46, by Rob11

Hi, I'm new to the whole self assessment and tax return process and have few questions. I have a job and get a monthly salary through PAYE, I therefore never needed to file a self assessment. Recently I got into trading and I think I now need to send one. It hasn't ... Continue Reading

CGT Help
on 27/11/2020 14:27, by Oakville

Hi, I would appreciate some help and clarification. My husband and I bought our house under joint names in March 2007 and still own it. In April 2011 we were send abroad through his UK employer and started renting the property in May 2011. We returned to the ... Continue Reading

Adding a trustee to a bare trust
on 27/11/2020 11:51, by sigmund

Please could someone help me with the following problem. My wife and I were trustees for a bare trust for our grandson (now aged 12). My wife has died leaving me as the sole trustee. How can I add another trustee for the trust (probably his aunt) as I am concerned ... Continue Reading

Digitally supplied services
on 27/11/2020 09:46, by Nonimous

I was quite happy with my conclusion until my client then confused me... Client is dealing with a digital conference so is organising podcasts, webchats and running the social media Contract is with a university in Australia and all invoices are being sent there Seemed ... Continue Reading

3 Months Abroad
on 26/11/2020 18:00, by CG

Hi My client is a set designer and has been offered a 3 month job on a film in Budapest. She has been given the choice of being paid PAYE or Schedule D. She will receive her fee plus a weekly living allowance and a daily food allowance. Can you see any advantage ... Continue Reading

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