Year End Tax Planning

With the end of the tax year in sight, we’ve put together our top tips on how you can minimise your personal tax. ISA’s Cash ISA’s are savings accounts that you never pay tax on the interest arising. In a normal savings account, the first £1,000 will be tax free, but...

March Budget Newsletter

CHANCELLOR “LEVELS UP” WITH US ON TAX  In the Chancellor’s second real Budget on 3 March 2021 he announced that he had to level with people about the state of the UK economy.  Prior to Budget day there were fewer leaks than normal about possible tax changes. There...

Bounce Back Loans

The Bounce Back Loan (“BBL”) scheme was introduced last year with the idea to help small businesses who would be struggling due to coronavirus.  So far over a million loans have been issued, and the government has recently announced some changes. BBL’s are 100%...

Local Restrictions Support Grants (LRSG)

Now the lockdown restrictions are nationwide, all eligible businesses that have been told to close by the government for four weeks can now apply for the LRSG. Eligible businesses include non-essential retail, leisure, personal care, sports facilities and hospitality...

CJRS Scheme – the FACTS!

We have put together some more information for any of you who have been using the furlough scheme already, or for those of you who feel you now need to use it going forward.  If you would like Leggate Associates to submit your claim on your behalf, please contact us....

Tax News – 5 November 2020

Now we are going back into lockdown, the government has announced new plans to help those affected by not being able to work. The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) This has been extended until 31 March 2021 which I’m sure is a relief to many. It was due to end...