Commercial Client Articles

Your Home Office – The Legalities

If you run your own business, working from home, there are legal ramifications which need to be considered. There are few regulations that apply to 'normal'...

Employed or Self-Employed?

Whether you are employed or self-employed makes a substantial difference to how you are taxed and the income tax liabilities of an employed person can...

How to Reclaim Foreign VAT

It is commonly thought that within the EU, recovering VAT on expenditure made whilst abroad is merely a matter of calculating the VAT at the...

VAT – Place of Supply of Services

With different rates of value-added tax (VAT) applying throughout Europe, the place that a supply is made (and hence the VAT rate which is applicable)...

Tax Avoidance Disclosure Rules

UK tax law is almost unique in that it contains regulations which require professionals to advise HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) of information regarding tax...

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Recruitment Vetting Must Be Reasonable and Respect Human RightsJanuary 19, 2018

The police and other public authorities have recruitment vetting policies in place that are designed to ensure that staff taken on are people of integrity....

Follow Proper Planning Procedures or ElseJanuary 16, 2018

An argument over a planning permission for a small rural development has necessitated the intervention of the Court of Appeal, which confirmed that a council...

If You Help Fund a Claim You May Be Liable if it FailsJanuary 10, 2018

It is not unusual for the cost of litigation – especially where a group of companies is involved – to be paid for in whole...

Council’s Drafting Error Opens Way for Change of UseDecember 14, 2017

Planning permissions mean what they say and judges are very reluctant to imply terms into them, even in order to correct flawed drafting. That point...

Legal Costs of Defending Director Not Tax DeductibleDecember 11, 2017

To what extent are the costs of professional advice given to a director tax deductible by the company that he or she serves? A tribunal...

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