investors relief

The ‘Investors Relief’ has been introduced to encourage passive investors to invest in trading businesses

In the Budget 2016 a new relief was introduced, Investors Relief (IR) to encourage passive investors to invest in trading businesses. The investor subscribes for qualifying shares and when these shares are disposed of the gain in value of the shares attracts a preferential 10% rate of Capital Gains Tax (CGT) up to a lifetime limit of £10 million.

2016 Budget Newsletter

2016 Budget Summary

The 2016 budget was a tumultuous event for Chancellor George Osbourne. Our 2016 Budget Guide is a roundup of the implications of some of the measures announced, some of the changes taking effect from 6th April and some areas where we can help you to save tax! Download our guide which includes details on: Personal Tax Allowances Personal…

Companies House Scam

Here at Sibbalds, we can assist in creating a new company and help in all the associated paperwork relating to Companies House and HMRC. Once the information is submitted, Companies House then register this information, which businesses legally have to supply, and then make the information available to the public. However it has come to…

Fleet Management

If you’re a business owner who maintains a fleet of vehicles, such as delivery vans, taxis, or company cars, there can be significant costs when you take into account fuel, insurance, maintenance and repairs. Ensuring that your employees use company vehicles in ways that keep operating expenses in check is a difficult task for busy…

Conservatives Win Majority

David Cameron has returned to Downing Street with the Tories having defied polls and won the general election. The Conservatives made gains in England and Wales and are forecast by the BBC to secure 331 seats in the Commons, giving them a slender majority. In other news Labour leader Ed Miliband said he would stand…

Sibbalds Visit DCFC

Two members of the Sibbalds team were recently invited to the midweek match between Derby County FC and Middlesbrough FC, on behalf of one of our clients, First Fence Limited. Aaron Cooke, Client Relationship Manager, and Jay Durow, Senior Accountant, were treated to a meet and greet with DCFC stars Lee Grant and Richard Keogh…