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Fuel Reimbursement Increase for Company Cars from 1 Sep 2021

HMRC has increased the advisory fuel reimbursement rates that apply to employees’ private fuel for their company cars, as the result of recent increases in…Read More

Check if you need to change your Self-Assessment return for SEISS

HMRC has released guidance entitled “Check if you need to change your Self-Assessment return for SEISS”: Why you may need to check your SEISS self-assessment…Read More

Xero Product Update – August 2021

The latest Xero product update webinar brought us many new features. Here at Cardens, we want to share our key takeaways: Analytics Plus Our top…Read More

Xero Analytics & Analytics Plus Business Guide

If you use Xero, you already enjoy the benefits of having bank feeds, with industry leading bank reconciliation tools. Great customer invoicing, with automatic payment…Read More

MTD for income tax coming soon

VAT registered business making taxable supplies above the £85,000 registration threshold have been grappling with Making Tax Digital (MTD) since April 2019. The next roll-out…Read More

Payroll Guide to Hiring Seasonal Workers

If you’re setting up a business which relies on seasonal trade, you’ll be looking to hire seasonal workers during peak trading times. This extra support…Read More

Cardens sponsors the Brighton and Hove Annual Art Show 2021

Cardens is proud to sponsor the Annual Art Show 2021, organised by the Brighton and Hove Arts Council. More than 120 pictures will be showcased…Read More

Cardens Sponsors the Shoreham Star Trail 2021

Cardens is proud to sponsor the Shoreham Star Trail in 2021: a family-friendly character hunt around Shoreham town in support of the Adur Special Needs…Read More

Cryptoassets guide for individuals

HMRC does not consider buying and selling cryptoassets/cryptocurrencies to be gambling. So, gains made following the disposal of tokens may be subject to UK tax.…Read More

CJRS templates update for employers from July 2021

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) templates to use when claiming for 16 or more employees have been updated. The guidance for uploading these templates…Read More

Managing the Domestic Reverse Charge: Xero Guide

The Domestic Reverse Charge came into effect on 1 March 2021, and it is changing the way the construction industry invoices. So, what is the…Read More

Overdrawn Directors Loan Account: Penalties

Directors can borrow money from their company, but HMRC imposes a limit of £5,000 per director before there are tax considerations at play. If a…Read More

Tax credits scams warning for customers

Tax credits customers should be vigilant and alert to potential tax credits scams, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has warned. Anyone doing their tax credits…Read More

Case Study: Rockwater Hove

Cardens evolving relationship with Rockwater started in early 2020. Founder Luke Davis and Operations Director Lee Wilson needed an accountant that was able to be…Read More

COVID-19 VAT deferrals: 3 repayment options this June

In total, around £33.5bn of VAT payments were deferred between March and June 2020. Now, if you owe VAT deferrals from the early stages of…Read More

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