Monthly Archives: February 2013

Child Benefit – Think Before You Disclaim

The Child Benefit tax has received a lot of press. But there’s one aspect that’s received little attention, namely the interplay with NI credits and the effect disclaiming Child Benefit can have on your state pension entitlement. What’s the full

Posted in Tax Tips

Putting Family On The Payroll?

CORPORATION TAX One of our client wanted to put his teenage son on the company payroll to help him with his finances, but was worried what HMRC would say about this. Can his company claim a tax deduction for his

Posted in Limited Company Advice, Tax Tips

Setting Your Salary For The New Tax Year

In December the Chancellor confirmed changes to the personal tax and NI limits for 2013/14. In view of this at what level should you set your salary (and dividends) for maximum tax efficiency?

Posted in Limited Company Advice, Tax Tips


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Posted in DLR Accountants News

Mortgage Lending Down

The amount of money being lent to UK homebuyers fell last month, according to figures from the Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML).

Posted in Business News

Unemployment Falling

UK unemployment fell in the three months to December, while the number of people in work jumped to a new record.

Posted in Business News