Tax Returns: Top Excuses For Late Filing

The taxman has revealed the top excuses it received from taxpayers for filing their tax returns late. From hungry rodents to broken washing machines, HMRC has published some interesting excuses that were all used in appeals against penalties. The excuses that hit the top ten list … [Read more...]

Tax Evasion: New Offence For Facilitating

The government will legislate for a new criminal offence for corporations that fail to take adequate steps to prevent tax evasion. HMRC has confirmed that in addition to the new criminal offence, the government will introduce a penalty for offshore evasion based on the value of … [Read more...]

Claim a Big Home Office Tax Deduction

If you’re running your own business and use part of your home for business purposes, even if it’s just a bit of paperwork or making some business calls, then claim a use of home tax deduction. You can claim a percentage of most of your household costs including council tax and … [Read more...]

Best Ever 10 Year Mortgage Deals Launched

Santander has launched its lowest ever 10 year mortgage pegged at 3.44% until 2024, aimed at home buyers able to stump up a 40% deposit. The new mortgage, which the bank claims is the cheapest in the market, is the latest in a surge of 10 year deals from lenders cashing in on … [Read more...]