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December 2015

 
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Jackie Hendley, Head of Tax at our award winning firm, has been appointed Regional Vice Chair for the West Midlands Institute of Directors.

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The launch of the £2.5bn British Patient Capital programme (which will operate as a subsidiary of business development bank British Business Bank backed by the British government) aims to provide long-term finance to the next generation of UK start-ups, and will invest alongside private firms as part of a long-term plan first announced by chancellor Philip Hammond in October.

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Significant VAT changes for the building industry are due to come in on 1 October 2019. The measure is designed to combat missing trader VAT fraud in construction sector labour supply chains.

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The May/June edition of Alliott Group’s international newsletter, Connectivity, is now available for download, featuring a collection of industry news.

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We are delighted to be celebrating our most successful year on record, announcing a 15% increase in our group company turnover for the 2017/2018 financial year.

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The Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has today announced interest rates will remain at 0.5%, in an attempt to sustain the growth of our economy.

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We'd like to extend our congratulations to Business Advisory Partner, David Nelson, who has been appointed to the role of Senior Partner in recognition of his contribution to the success of our multi award-winning organisation.

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Corporate Finance

It’s true - larger businesses are typically more sought after in the world of M&A. They often attract a wave of investors for a variety of reasons – their scalability, their return on investment, their access to economies of scale... the list goes on.

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We today announce that our group chairman, Andy Delve, is to step down from his role at the end of June.

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House of Fraser has been a beacon on the British high street for over 150 years. Starting life as a humble drapery shop in Glasgow, Scotland it steadily transformed into the third largest group of department stores in the UK, with 59 stores.

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HMRC have recently released the latest Advisory fuel rates that came into effect from 1 June 2018.
 

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HMRC have announced their decision to delay plans to introduce digital tax services for individuals, as its focus shifts to Brexit amid our impending exit from the EU.  

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Corporate Finance

Smith Cooper’s Corporate Finance division are delighted to announce two May deals, which completed within a week.

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Professional staff members from Smith Cooper recently travelled to Prague to attend the EMEA Regional Conference of the firm’s international alliance of independent accounting and law firms.

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Midlands based Accountants and Business advisors Smith Cooper are delighted to announce their Corporate Finance team were awarded not one, but two Awards last night at the Insider East Midlands Dealmakers Awards.

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As HMRC strive to tackle non-compliance amongst tax payers, it is more important than ever that you, as a taxpayer, adhere to the imposed deadlines and guidelines governing self- assessment tax returns.

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In the case involving Brabners last year (which they lost) the Tribunal concluded that the act of obtaining electronic property searches from a search agent formed part of the overall service provided by a firm to its client. This was on the basis that the searches enable the solicitor to advise and therefore, the fees for those searches could not be treated as (VAT free) disbursements for VAT purposes.

 

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Representatives from Smith Cooper were in Prague from 9th-11th May for the Alliott Group 2018 Europe, Middle East & Africa Regional Conference.

 

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As we continue to expand our specialist services offering, we're delighted to announce the appointment of VAT and Indirect Tax Senior Manager, Julian Rosser.

 

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