Monthly Archives: September 2017

HR Question of the Week

Question I’ve been speaking to a client who’s got a bit of a dilemma – they’ve just received a flexible working request from an employee who needs to leave earlier to pick his children up from school. This is the first request they’ve received; how should they handle this?   Answer I’m surprised this is… Read more »

VAT Question of the Week

Question As a business, we are committed to developing our staff and consequently have a number of employees on training contracts, whereby as their employer we pay for professional training costs and examinations. The terms of engagement are fairly typical in that should they leave within a certain period they are required to repay the… Read more »

Tax Question of the Week

Question I have various clients who receive rental income from residential lettings. Can you please remind me of the change to the relief for “wear and tear” allowance and the renewals basis for expenditure within their properties, and particularly how these differ for corporate landlords?   Answer With the exception of furnished holiday lettings, capital… Read more »