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Tax affects all of us and knowing what to pay and when is not always straight forward, Alexander & Co’s tax accountants are here to guide you through the process. Paying less tax and maximising the wealth you have created is important when you work as hard as you do.

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Tax News Roundup: February 2015

HMRC logo on tax return

After the publication of our regular Square Circular, which gives an overview of the tax landscape and some helpful tax advice, we thought we’d update you on some recent tax cases and tax news from February. From footballers feeling the squeeze of Accelerated Payment Notices to a bit of leniency from HMRC regarding PAYE fines,…

KMPG “Doomed To Fail”, according to Accountancy Age

KPMG: A Scary Bunch

If you don’t take an interest in the accountancy world, you might not have heard KPMG’s recent announcement that they’re attempting to corner the SME market. Disruptive Move It’s been labelled a disruptive move by industry commentators; the Big Four firm claimed, in what some have interpreted as supreme hubris, that they will offer the…

Infographic: 2014 Tax Returns

Tax Returns: Online figures and Outstanding returns

But at least these figures could be an inspiration to those submitting their self-assessment tax returns in 2016. The sheer number of people who left it to the last month is pretty staggering in itself. Here’s a handy visual that compiles all the salient points from the 2014/2015 tax return season. Despite many reminders, even…