Sterling Accountancy Blog

Approved Mileage Rates

March 26, 2013 - No Comments

Changes to the HMRC business mileage rates are announced from time to time. The rates from 1 March 2013 are as follows:


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Personal Tax Statement

March 26, 2013 - No Comments

From the 2014/15 tax year the Government will introduce a new Personal Tax Statement for around 20 million taxpayers, including Self Assessment taxpayers and those

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Deadlines – April 2013

March 26, 2013 - No Comments

April 2013

 5
 Last day of 2012/13 tax year.
Deadline for

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Travel Expenses – Are they allowable?

February 20, 2013 - No Comments

As an employee who has to make journeys for business purposes, what expenses can you claim?
Assuming you are not being reimbursed by either your employer,

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Payroll RTI (Real Time Information)

February 20, 2013 - No Comments

From April 2013 there will be a new way to report PAYE information in real time: Real Time Information – RTI.
PAYE itself will not

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Essential Deadlines

February 2, 2013 - No Comments

14 February
Last date to request NIC deferment for 2012/13
18/22 February
January 2013 PAYE remittance due.
28 February
Filing date for Company Tax Return Form CT600

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HMRC VAT non-return campaign

January 21, 2013 - No Comments

HMRC is to launch a new campaign against businesses which have failed to submit their VAT returns.  Up to 50,000 will be targetted.
HMRC will be

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Tax Efficient Remuneration Strategy for Directors – 2013/14

January 17, 2013 - No Comments

Low Salary, high Dividend – What is the most tax efficient strategy for Directors for the year 2013/14?
New Tax Rates – 2013/14
The 2013/14

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Pension Scheme

January 17, 2013 - No Comments

The White Paper published this week means there is going to be a significant change to state pensions paid from 2017.  There will be some

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2012/13 Tax Rates

January 16, 2013 - No Comments

PAYE   tax rates, thresholds and codes
Figures   to use 2012-13

PAYE tax   threshold
£156 per week
£675

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