Monthly Archives: August 2022

Paying your tax late? Be prepared for higher interest

Late taxpayers will be facing higher interest rates from this week following the rise in the Bank of England base rate. HMRC’s interest rates for late payment are linked to the base rate that was increased to 1.75% from 1.25% earlier this month. The changes will come into effect on: 15 August 2022 for quarterly…
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Beautician gave Bounce Back Loan to sister

Abuse of the Bounce Back Loan scheme is continuing to land people in court as the Insolvency Service tightens its net around those who have misused the cash designed to help businesses during the pandemic lockdowns. Five individuals have separately been made subject to bankruptcy restrictions totalling 48 years for exploitation of the initiative, which…
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Beautician gave �10k of Bounce Back Loan to sister

Abuse of the Bounce Back Loan scheme is continuing to land people in court as the Insolvency Service tightens its net around those who have misused the cash designed to help businesses during the pandemic lockdowns. Five individuals have separately been made subject to bankruptcy restrictions totalling 48 years for exploitation of the initiative, which…
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Eligible couples urged to apply for tax reduction

Thousands of couples could be missing the opportunity to reduce their tax by £250 a year. Married couples and people in civil partnerships can sign up for Marriage Allowance, which allows them to share their personal tax allowances if one partner earns below the Personal Allowance threshold of £12,570, and the other is a basic…
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