It’s All About Death – and not just at Halloween

Halloween or All Hallows Eve is the time dedicated to remembering the Dead including saints (hallows in Old English) ...

What’s Your Plan B?

What a fabulous Indian Summer we have been having.  I had a lovely ride on my fortunately very sensible horse this ...

How much do you spend on marmalade?

An interesting (well to a geek like me it is) exercise is to write down for a week what you actually spend your money ...

“I would love to own a horse with David Dimbleby’s stamina…” #GrandNationalWinner #legend (@leglockluke ...

I have been reading an awful lot about the referendum and like everyone else I don’t know what the result will ...

VAT and Building Works for Longterm Disabled

An enquiry from a client highlighted the importance of thinking laterally in relation to VAT reliefs. The client in ...

How much do you know about the VAT welfare exemption?

With more and more public bodies outsourcing the provision of welfare services, this question becomes increasingly ...

Golf Club Green fees – who are the real winners?

In our January column we reported on the decision of the European Court of Justice that charges by members’ golf ...

IFAs and VAT

It used to be the case that whenever I met an independent financial adviser (“IFA”), he or she would be keen to ...

OTT (Option to Tax) – some FAQs

This article seeks to answer a few of the more common questions asked about the option to tax (“OTT”). It ...