Our Accountex 2017 highlights

Accountex 2017 was our busiest show yet. We had a very positive couple of days and it was great to speak to some familiar faces and some new ones too. We were at stand 481 this year and were offering free demos of our tax and financial reporting online services, as well as selling copies of our tried and tested books, …

Claiming relief for the ATED charge by Satwaki Chanda

Satwaki Chanda examines how to claim relief for the ATED charge if you have a buy-to-let residential property and highlights some traps that landlords may fall into. Most corporate landlords are highly unlikely to fall within the ATED charge, as there is a specific relief available for residential properties which are let out on a commercial basis with a view …

Buy-To-Let Landlords: The New ‘Tax’ by Mark McLaughlin

Mark McLaughlin points out that 6th April 2017 was a significant date for many buy-to-let landlords. Landlords of residential properties have been the subject of considerable media attention in recent times. For example, an article was published in the Telegraph on 8 April 2017 with the heading ‘New buy-to-let tax: how it works and how to beat it’ (www.telegraph.co.uk/investing/buy-to-let/new-buy-to-let-tax-works-andhow-beat/).   …