HMT News – September 2015

chris-london-officeHMT opens a London office
HMT is delighted to announce the official opening of its London office, located near Bank station. More information here

Invitation – ‘The Real Deal’ Breakfast seminar – 14th October 2015
We are delighted to invite you to our breakfast seminar ‘The Real Deal’ on Wednesday 14th October 2015 at Sonning Golf Club. More information and registration here

HMT shortlisted as a finalist at the British Accountancy Awards 2015 for the second consecutive year
Accountancy Age has published the shortlisted finalists for the British Accountancy Awards 2015 and HMT is delighted to be shortlisted in the ‘Independent Firm of the Year’ category for the South-East region. Read full story

Taxing dividends from April 2016

In the Summer 2015 Budget, George Osborne announced fundamental changes to the way in which dividends are taxed and HMRC have issued a factsheet setting out examples of how the new regime will work. Read full story

newsletter-virtua-september2015National Minimum Wage rates and National Living Wage

The National Minimum Wage (NMW) is a minimum amount per hour that most workers in the UK are entitled to be paid. NMW rates increases come into effect on 1 October 2015. Read full story

ATED updated procedures

Since 2013 a range of measures have been introduced to discourage the holding of residential property in the UK via companies, partnerships and collective investment schemes. Read full story

HMRC targets wealthy ‘tax cheats’ in Scotland

A task force which aims to tackle wealthy ‘tax cheats’ who are living beyond their means in Scotland has been launched by HMRC. Read full story

Advisory fuel rates for company cars

New company car advisory fuel rates have been published which took effect from 1 September 2015. Read full story

Pension Schemes for Auto Enrolment

The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has published some guidance aimed at the 1.3 million small and micro employers who are preparing for pensions auto enrolment. Read full story