Category Archives: Limited Company

Could you save tax before the 5th April Year End?

With the end of the 2017/18 tax year rapidly approaching, it is advisable to begin planning now in order to minimise your tax bill as we head into the new financial year. This factsheet considers ways in which both your business and personal finances can be structured so that they are as tax-efficient as possible, [...]

Posted by Samantha Reardon on March 27th, 2018

The Liberty Bishop HMRC Self Assessment Tax Roundup 2017

We’re at the end of 2017 already. Christmas is less than a week away. New Year, a week after, and most importantly, the HMRC self assessment tax submission deadline is looming fast. But this tax filing season brings with it a raft of changes that you will have to consider before hitting the “File Tax [...]

Posted by Samantha Reardon on December 19th, 2017
Liberty Bishop Autumn Budget 2017 Philip Hammond

Autumn Budget 2017

The first Autumn budget for twenty-one years was not the happy occasion most had wished for. The Liberty Bishop team have gone through the Chancellor’s statement with a fine tooth-comb and picked out the highlights just for you! Here are our takeaways from a bit of a gloomy budget: Personal allowances rose (great news), but [...]

Posted by Samantha Reardon on November 24th, 2017

Hook, Line and … Tax Debt?

Change presents opportunity…and it’s fair to say that several of my competitors have introduced new types of payroll solutions in light of the up-coming legislation changes in an attempt to “cash in” on that opportunity. Since they’re my competitors, you’ll forgive me if my review of these new solutions isn’t overly positive…but I’ll do my [...]

Posted by Wesley Scott on February 24th, 2016
tax boxing

Travel & Subsistence Gov’t update – April 2016

As we found out at Osborne’s Autumn Statement on 25th November, the government are pushing forward with their proposals to restrict tax relief on travel and subsistence for workers engaged through an employment intermediary; the definition of which encompasses umbrella companies, recruitment agencies and personal service companies (PSC). Whilst this announcement was little more than [...]

Posted by Wesley Scott on December 10th, 2015

Procrastination: The demented brother of failure!

   If you work in sales, recruitment or simply have deadlines in your life or working environment, the main thing to keep in mind is the well-known phrase “you snooze, you lose!” This is a pretty obvious and simple point, but it’s amazing how often it is over-looked. How many times have you had a [...]

Posted by Melissa Hudson on February 18th, 2014
welcome to don't take the liberty blog

Welcome to our new blog – Don’t Take The Liberty!

Welcome to our new blog – Don’t Take The Liberty. Every week we will be sharing our insights and opinion (with a healthy dose of fun) on the payroll industry. We are not going to be just sharing the latest HMRC updates or payroll industry news releases, all our posts are written by our team [...]

Posted by Marc Scott on August 15th, 2013