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UK Tax Loan Scheme for Pilots Still Up in the Air

Following on from my article on Ryanair and the pilots loan schemes the chairman of the All Party Parliamentary Loan Charge group Jim Harra, has now told campaigners that “tax officials were breaking the rule of law” in sending out tax demands for alleged unpaid tax on payments made under the guise of “loan schemes”. Two of those cases that …

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Tax Avoidance Schemes

The revelations that Ryanair pilots have become embroiled in tax avoidance schemes are just the latest in a long line of workers who signed up to be paid part of their salary through loan schemes which allowed them to take home 85% of their pay. IT contractors, doctors, nurses, and even social workers were getting paid via schemes run by offshore …

Goodbye Habibur Khan

Goodbye Habibur Khan

Today we say goodbye to Habibur! (He is the one holding the balloon) Habby has been with Steedman & Company for 4 years and he will be missed! Thanks for all your hard work Habby and all the best for the future. We also want to welcome Ryan (he is the one at the back) , Ryan has just joined …

The Brexit Tax Trap

The Brexit Tax Trap

Despite the Brexit mess non-residence for tax purposes is becoming more popular than ever. Still, the sale of properties and dealing with subsequent capital gains tax liabilities needs carefully planned and executed. Whereas wealthy foreigners could, at one time pop over here and buy up parts of London and other property ‘hotspots’ including Edinburgh, Glasgow and the highlands of Scotland, …

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A Big Birthday Celebration for Fiona Tait

W e’d like to thank Fiona for being such a valuable member of our team for over 30 years as she celebrates her 60th birthday. Fiona has been a hugely significant member of our team for decades and we couldn’t imagine our workplace without her. We applaud Fiona’s dedication and the contribution she has made in making our company successful. …