Monthly Archive: November 2017

The Future of Inheritance Tax Reliefs

HM Revenue & Customs has published research that was carried out independently on its behalf looking at the awareness of, and use made of, Agricultural and Business Property Relief (APR and BPR) for Inheritance Tax. It seems likely that this…
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Autumn Budget next Wednesday

The Autumn Budget will be announced next Wednesday (22 November). Measures likely to be in it include: legislation to transfer non-resident companies currently subject to income tax and/or capital gains tax on UK property businesses into UK corporation tax; anti-avoidance…
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Lawyers among most stressed – It’s Official

Lawyers are among the most stressed professionals in the UK, government figures show – and women are the worst affected. Statistics published by the Health and Safety Executive on work-related stress, depression or anxiety place ‘legal professionals’ third in a…
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Half of accountants unhappy at work

Accountants were the fourth most affected professionals by low job satisfaction, just behind marketing, legal and hospitality professionals, a CV-Library survey of 1,200 professionals found. Of those working in the accounting sector, 70.8% have had a job that made them…
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