Missed Self Assessment Deadline ?

  Our client has been completing self-assessment tax returns for many years, however this year he was unable to provide the information in time to meet the deadline. Due to this, his return will be submitted after the 31st January deadline. This is our answer to his question of where he stands with regard to […]

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Autumn Statement – Comments & Press Release

Trio Accountancy – Autumn Statement Commentary Find out all our reaction to the Autumn Statement and Spending Review announced by Chancellor George Osborne on November 25th. For property investors, landlords, small business owners and anyone interested in the new digital tax rules, it is a ‘must read’. As always, please get in touch if you […]

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Summer Budget Blog – July 2015

It is hard to reconcile the Chancellor’s announcement that there will be no increase in tax rates, with the change he has announced to the taxation of dividends, as this change will inevitably result in an increase in the rate of tax payable on dividends.   It seems to me that what the Revenue are […]

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Starting a new business ? Free consultations

Thinking of starting a new business or in the early stages of deciding whether it might be better to become a sole trader or create a limited company?  Our experts at Trio are on hand to help.  Firstly with a simple new guide, which you can read by clicking here Starting In Business – factsheet Having […]

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Budget 2015 Update

WOW!  What a Budget Day The pre-Election Budget 2015 was always bound to be an exciting one, so we thought you might appreciate some of the top news items from The Independent: TAX * The income tax personal allowance is to rise to £10,800 next year and £11,000 the year after, making typical working taxpayer […]

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Bands of Taxable Income & Tax Rates

Bands of taxable income and corresponding tax rates   2014-15 2015-16 Per cent of income / £ a year year Basic rate 20% 20% Higher rate 40% 40% Additional rate 45% 45% Starting rate for savings income (*) 10% 0% Dividend ordinary rate 10% 10% Dividend upper rate 32.5% 32.5% Dividend additional rate 37.5% 37.5% […]

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Check Your Income Tax Allowances

Income tax allowances 2014-15 2015-16 Change £ a year Personal Allowance those born after 5 April 1948 10,000 10,600 600 those born between 6 April 1938 and 5 April 1948 10,500 10,600 100 those born before 6 April 1938 10,660 10,660 – Income limit for personal allowance (*1) 100,000 100,000 – Income limit for personal […]

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Workplace Pensions Reform

PAYE – Auto-enrolment in pensions Statutory Changes for October 2012 – Workplace Pensions Reform From 1 October 2012, changes to the pensions law (the Workplace Pensions Reform) started to affect employers. The changes mean that employers now have to enrol their employees into a pension scheme and pay into that scheme. The date when the […]

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Blog – Use Your Capital Allowances

Capital Allowances – Annual Investment Allowance Increased to £500,000 One of the very exciting announcements of the chancellor’s 2014 budget was the increase of the Annual Investment Allowance to £500,000 to the end of 2015. If you think you may not be using the allowance to your full benefit why not get in touch with […]

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