All posts by David Crossley

Wages and personal allowance thresholds for April 2019.

Current Tax Year ended 5th April 2019 In the current tax year ended 5th April 2019, we general advise a salary of £702 per month, depending on your additional personal income to date. Not including additional income, […]

What is the 24 month rule?

Travel expenses are part of the 24 month rule There are numerous rules and limitations when contracting. However, one of the more important rules all contractors need to be aware of is the “24 month rule” when […]

Student Loans

Student Loans repayment – ways to repay

Getting a student loan, for most, is an essential part of getting through university.  Whether for course fees, accommodation or simply entertaining, it can be an expensive business studying.  Furthermore, the thought of actually paying […]

What is IR35?

What is IR35? Why is it important?

IR35 is hot topic at the moment, whether it be the recent high profile case of against the BBC and Ms Ackroyd or the expected rolling out of last year changes in the public sector […]

Top 5 phone apps to help run your business

We round up some of the apps and online services that we use, or think are useful additions to your phone app list. HMRC Released a couple of years ago and recently undergoing a number […]

Don't be a victim of phishing

Don’t be a victim of Phishing!

Phishing scams and emails have been around since the beginning of the internet. The term “Phishing” is broadly defined as an “email attempting to trick you into providing personal or business financial and sensitive information”. […]

Why was Ms Christa Ackroyd deemed inside of IR35?

Over the past few weeks we have noticed a growing number of questions over why the recent First-Tier Tribunal case decided in favour of HMRC rather than Ms Christa Ackroyd, the former BBC television presenter. […]

What is Making Tax Digital?

What is Making Tax Digital (MTD)? Making Tax Digital (MTD) is an HMRC initiative that will update the UK tax system for the digital age and make tax administration more effective, efficient and easier for […]