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Courtney Halifax features in Lexis Nexis

Courtney Halifax, Tax Manager in our Private Client team features in the latest edition of Lexis Nexis regarding the Draft Finance Bill 2019/20 – changes to Principal Private Residence relief and lettings bill. Courtney examines the potential impact of the forthcoming changes to Capital Gains Tax (CGT) Principal Private Residence (PPR) relief...

 

Date: 18th November, 2019
Author: Mercer & Hole Media


Child Benefit – how it works, the pitfalls to be aware of and how it could be improved

The Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) have published a new report ‘Taxation and Life Events: Simplifying tax for individuals’ which looks at ways to improve how individuals engage with the tax system, principally income tax and National Insurance contributions (NICs), in relation to a wide range of important life events. The report...

 

Date: 13th November, 2019
Author: Mercer & Hole Media


Chris Laughton has article on retail CVAs published by AccountanyAge

Corporate Advisory Partner, Chris Laughton has had an article published by AccountancyAge ‘Do retail CVAs give national retailers an unfair advantage?’. Chris examines how CVAs have been successfully used in the restructuring of several national retailers and considers whether they could also be an option for smaller chains. To read...

 

Date: 12th November, 2019
Author: Mercer & Hole Media


Brexit Extension: cross border restructuring and insolvency update

You may know that the EU and the UK have agreed a further extension to the Article 50(3) TEU deadline, from 31 October 2019 to 31 January 2020. In simple terms, Brexit is postponed. The consequence is that the status quo is preserved for the time being. The UK continues to be a full member of the EU. The existing treaties, regulations, directives...

 

Date: 1st November, 2019
Author: Chris Laughton


Chris Laughton to speak about retail CVAs

Corporate Advisory Partner Chris Laughton will be speaking on a panel at Radcliffe Chambers’ Restructuring and Insolvency Conference on 7 November. Chris will be joining barristers Adam Deacock and Kate Rogers of Radcliffe Chambers to bring his expertise to the topic ‘Can CVAs save the high street?’ Chris has a pragmatic approach...

 

Date: 29th October, 2019
Author: Mercer & Hole Media


Andy Turner on sporting testimonials and the taxman

Audit and Business Advisory Partner, Andy Turner’s article ‘Sporting testimonials and the taxman’ has been published on Accountancy Daily. In the article, Andy, who has considerable experience of working with football and sports clubs, looks back at the history of testimonials and how tax rules now apply to testimonial events....

 

Date: 28th October, 2019
Author: Mercer & Hole Media


Mercer & Hole shortlisted for Corporate Finance Advisory Firm of the Year

We are celebrating Mercer & Hole being shortlisted in the Central & East Dealmakers Awards for Corporate Finance Advisory Firm of the Year. Additionally, our corporate and business tax advisory work has led us to be included with the group of firms that facilitated the sale of Energie Corporation’s fitness franchise to Bridges Fund...

 

Date: 23rd October, 2019
Author: Mercer & Hole Media


Business Rescue – HMRC’s Unwelcome Victim

The Government proposes, in the Finance Bill 2019/20, that VAT and PAYE/NI deductions become secondary preferential creditors in insolvencies.  They are to rank after certain preferential employee claims but before the prescribed part (of up to £600,000 payable to unsecured creditors) and before floating charge...

 

Date: 22nd October, 2019
Author: Chris Laughton


Mercer & Hole maintain top 40 position in AccountancyAge Top 50+50 Accountancy Firms 2019 rankings

The AccountancyAge Top 50+50 Accountancy Firms 2019 rankings have just been published and we have maintained our place in the top 40 for the third successive year, positioned at #35. It has been another successful year for us, we have also consolidated our position as one of the top accountancy firms for private client work and one of the top...

 

Date: 21st October, 2019
Author: Mercer & Hole Media


Top 10 tips to plan for the uncertainty posed by Brexit

Following the Supreme Court ruling, parliament has now returned to the House of Commons to continue the debate on how, if and when the UK leaves the EU. At the same time, businesses remain in a now familiar state of limbo. Take heart though, there are a number of practical and proactive measures that can be taken now to get your business in the...

 

Date: 15th October, 2019
Author: Ross Lane


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