Panthera News


HMRC credit card charges

HMRC credit card charges
Tuesday, January 09, 2018

You may have received a letter from HM Revenue and Customs regarding their decision to ban the usage of credit cards to pay your tax bills. Considering the change comes into effect on the 13th January, you might think that they left the announcement rather late. Read More


The Construction Industry Scheme

The Construction Industry Scheme
Thursday, January 04, 2018

VAT evasion clampdown

VAT evasion clampdown
Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Lots of changes are coming next year with a clampdown on VAT evasion by HMRC. Read More


Payments on account

Payments on account
Thursday, December 21, 2017

Payments on account with HMRC on the submission of your Self Assessment form confuses a lot of taxpayers. It’s not the simplest system and it’s something we’re asked about a lot. Read More


Bitcoins and taxes

Bitcoins and taxes
Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Tulip, meet cryptocurrency. Bitcoin is now, perhaps, the biggest bubble in history – eclipsing Tulipmania, the dot com bubble, the housing bubble, the South Sea bubble, and the hard-to-explain enduring popularity of Bargain Hunt, staple daytime fodder on BBC One. Read More


Is your hobby actually a trade?

Is your hobby actually a trade?
Wednesday, December 13, 2017

We’d all love it if our hobbies had the ability to bring us in real money. You might already be buying and selling items on eBay or at car boot sales or offer their skilled services in their spare time.  Read More


Panthera Budget 2017

Panthera Budget 2017
Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Last week the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Phillip Hammond, delivered his Autumn Budget to the House of Commons. 

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Tax-free work clothing

Tax-free work clothing
Monday, November 27, 2017

Tax-free work clothing is a relief that is often taken advantage of, particularly by sole traders and partnerships. Read More


VAT splitting

VAT splitting
Friday, November 24, 2017

The current VAT threshold is £85,000 and any business turning over that amount or more must register for VAT and charge VAT on the goods and services it supplies. Read More


10 worst reasons for late tax return filing

10 worst reasons for late tax return filing
Wednesday, November 08, 2017

HMRC have apparently “heard it all” when it comes to excuses that people come up for late tax return filing. Read More