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UHY Hacker Young
PO Box 501, The Nexus Building
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Letchworth Garden City
Herts
SG6 9BL

Phone 01462 687333
letchworth@uhy-uk.com

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Latest news

Amount spent by businesses on R&D jumps 10% to reach record high of £13.2bn

The increased investment in R&D by small businesses is partly driven by the removal in April 2012 of a minimum R&D investment requirement of £10,000 to qualify for tax credits.
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Boutique spirits follow craft beer revolution with trebling in number of new distillers

The number of applications for distiller’s licences has trebled in a year as entrepreneurs rush to replicate the craft beer revolution.
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Parents investing just 25% of children's ISAs in shares - but will the cautious approach pay off?

Just a quarter of the money saved in junior ISAs is invested in shares, suggesting that parents of young savers are taking a cautious approach, which could risk underperforming in terms of long-term returns.
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London creating 20 times as many businesses per head as the rest of the UK

Colin Jones, partner, explains our research that shows London outdoes the rest of the UK’s top 150 towns and cities for business generation, creating 20 times more additional new businesses* per capita than the rest of the UK.
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HMRC child benefit letters causing widespread confusion

HMRC has caused widespread confusion with an indiscriminate mail-shot to higher rate taxpayers receiving child benefit which suggests that they may owe additional tax, however, HMRC appears to have sent taxpayers these letters without checking whether or not the charge had already been paid by their partner.
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UHY Hacker Young appoints new Audit Partner from Grant Thornton

Subarna Banerjee, formerly Audit Director at Grant Thornton UK LLP, is joining our London office as an audit partner and will Chair our charity and not-for-profit group.
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HMRC tighten up disclosure rules

HMRC have announced a number of changes to the Liechtenstein Disclosure Facility to limit the benefits for those that HMRC sees as abusing the arrangement.
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Bank lending in the UK is still stalling, down 2.2% in real terms last year - and far behind G7 average

In our recent study we have found that bank lending to the private sector in the UK is still lagging far behind the G7 average, despite all the Government’s efforts to boost the availability of credit.
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28 out of Top 30 highest income tax areas are 'Stockbroker Belt' towns

Our research shows this is due to the shift of the tax burden onto higher earners, who have been hit by an increase in the upper rate of tax, which now sits at 45p.
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Latest publications

Employee Shareholder Status

What is Employee Shareholder Status and what does it mean for you?
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A chance to come clean about your second income

HMRC have announced a “Second Incomes Campaign”, the latest in a series of opportunities for non-compliant taxpayers to provide details of undisclosed income.
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SRA Board retain accountant's report

The SRA Board retained the requirement of law firms to commission an accountant's report following the negative feedback obtained in the recent consultation on proposed changes to their reporting accounting requirements.
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Patent Box

Businesses which have avoided designing their own products in the past now find it an attractive venture.
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Statutory residence test

Download our fact sheet for the latest changes to the rules on UK tax residence and information about how the changes may affect you.
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Taxflash: Mileage rates - September 2014

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HMRC regularly publish approved ‘fuel only’ rates which have, again, changed.
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VATflash September 2014

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If your business is involved in the area of digital downloads, or electronically supplied services to give it its more accurate label, you will need to prepare for the new VAT rules coming into force on 1 January 2015 across the EU.
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2014 Academies Financial Handbook

Download our summary and comments on the newly released 2014 Academies Financial Handbook.
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2014 Academies Financial Handbook

Download our summary and comments on the newly released 2014 Academies Financial Handbook.
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