Football Referees Are Self-Employed

Many of you will be looking forward to the football season resuming, albeit behind closed doors. There has been an interesting tax case recently concerning the employment status of referees. The Upper Tier Tribunal has rejected an appeal by HMRC concerning whether...

P11D Forms Still Due By 6 July

Despite the coronavirus lockdown HMRC have announced that they will still expect P11d forms reporting expenses and benefits to be submitted by the normal 6 July deadline. Remember that reimbursed expenses no longer need to be reported where they are incurred wholly,...

Can We “Furlough” The Company Car?

During the lockdown period many employees and directors have not been using their company cars and it has been sitting on their driveway. You might think that means that the benefit of having a company car does not apply but unfortunately HMRC do not agree. HMRC have...

Self-Employed Income Support Grants Also Extended

Sole traders and members of partnerships started making claims under the Self-Employed Income Support Scheme on Wednesday 13 May and many have already received their grant. Unfortunately, unlike the CJRS furlough scheme, claims could not be made by agents on behalf of...