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…

It’s a Girl….

Sibbalds employee Jay Durow and his partner Leanne were celebrating more than most this past Bank Holiday Weekend, with the safe arrival of their first child in the early hours of Saturday Morning. Baby Lilah arrived 02:13am on 2nd May healthy and well, but very tiny at 5lbs 2oz.  Having been born the same day…

Being Pursued by HMRC

You may be aware of a story which was published yesterday on the This is Money website, regarding a small Caribbean cafe in North London which was being pursued by HMRC for over £500,000. The business, Tanya’s Takeaway, was opened in 1988 by Mrs Icilda Newell, and although it has not made much profit throughout…

Late Tax Returns

Following on from our blog post earlier last week regarding the amount of Christmas Day online submissions of tax returns, we now turn our attention some of the most bizarre, farfetched and downright strange excuses people have genuinely given in the past for sending in late tax returns.  1. My pet goldfish died (self-employed builder); 2.…