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Deed of variation

Deed of variationThe terms of a will can be varied by agreement among the beneficiaries so that the residue of an estate passes on different terms than those included in the will. This is known as a deed of variation. These are often used to improve ... Read more
 
 

What HMRC is likely to ask

What HMRC is likely to askThere's a pretty standard set of questions that the inspector will ask at interview. These are mostly designed to undermine the records you've kept and so allow them to make a demand for tax on missing income/profits or over-cl... Read more
 
 

Wastage losses record

Wastage/losses recordHMRC typically uses a mark-up of purchases to selling price to construct an anticipated sales figure. However, this doesn't generally allow for wastage/write-offs. So what simple records could you keep about "wastage"?Wasted stockProd... Read more
 
 

Company's option to buy/sell shares clause

Company's option to buy/sell shares clauseIn the event of the untimely death of one of the major shareholders, the surviving shareholders probably won't want the shares to go to the deceased's beneficiaries unless they are already involved in running the... Read more
 
 

Letter to chase a tax repayment

Letter to chase a tax repaymentRepayments arising from online filing of self assessment tax returns may be stopped for a variety of reasons, and HMRC staff have to look at them before they can be released. Contacting HMRC should help to speed up your... Read more
 
 

Exchange of letters

Exchange of lettersDuring routine compliance visits HMRC has asked companies for the names and addresses of any freelancers they use. Protect yourself with an exchange of letters between your company and the freelancer.Proving you've considered status... Read more
 
 

Capital allowances for fixtures in buildings record

Capital allowances for fixtures in buildings recordSince April 2014 it has been crucial for prospective buyers of second-hand commercial buildings to ensure that the seller has allocated their expenditure on fixtures to a capital allowances pool befo... Read more
 
 

Land and buildings tenancy in common declaration

Land and buildings tenancy-in-common declarationYou may need a tenancy-in-common declaration for a variety of reasons. Use it as evidence to satisfy HMRC that the property is now actually owned in unequal proportions.Split to your needsA Tenancy-in-c... Read more
 
 

Property management company contract

Property management company contractCompany tax rates are lower than those for individuals, so it might make sense to divert some of your rental income from properties you own personally into your own property management company. In order to avoid a ... Read more
 
 

Enquiry - business economics exercise letter

Enquiry - business economics exercise letterYou might feel that the tax demand based on a business economics exercise routine is absolutely outrageous. What measured response should you give?Don't say too muchDuring an enquiry into a tax return there ... Read more
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