INDEPENDENT CAPITAL ALLOWANCES SPECIALISTS

Free Cash, Tax Savings & Capital Allowances for SMEs Going Green

By : October 18, 2016 Comments Off on Free Cash, Tax Savings & Capital Allowances for SMEs Going Green

‘Free’ £10,000 and extra tax savings for SMEs investing in green technologies In the current economic climate, a significant external pressure on UK businesses is to reduce their “carbon footprint”. While implementation of new processes and sustainable equipment may be

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Capital Allowances & Data Centres

By : July 25, 2016 Comments Off on Capital Allowances & Data Centres

Substantial capital allowances are available on the construction of data centres.   Up to 90% of expenditure on new build date centres, or higher, can potentially qualify for capital allowances.   The reason for this high level of allowances is that the

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Enterprise Zones & Capital Allowances

By : December 9, 2015 Comments Off on Enterprise Zones & Capital Allowances

Enterprise Zones were reintroduced in 2012 to encourage economic growth and investment. Businesses basing themselves on Enterprise Zones can access a number of benefits: Up to 100% business rate discount worth up to £275,000 per business over a 5 year

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Capital Allowances within Private Member Clubs

By : November 11, 2015 Comments Off on Capital Allowances within Private Member Clubs

There is substantial worth of tax allowances within private member clubs. Significant savings can be achieved by considering capital allowances at an early stage. In-house accountants and tax advisors will be able to identify the apparent qualifying items of plant

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Capital Allowances within Restaurants

By : October 7, 2015 Comments Off on Capital Allowances within Restaurants

Restaurant owners are often overlooking substantial tax allowances.  This happens because their accountants and tax advisors may only pick up simple & obvious plant and machinery (P&M) items, i.e. chairs, tables, crockery etc. When fitting out or refurbishing a restaurant,

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Capital Allowances within Nursing Homes

By : September 30, 2015 Comments Off on Capital Allowances within Nursing Homes

Introduction Nursing homes have substantial imbedded plant and machinery (P&M) items and repairs. However the less obvious items often get overlooked by accountants and tax advisors. Why does this happen? There are many obvious items of plant such as loose

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Real Estate Investment Trusts: Get The REIT Advice on Capital Allowances

By : September 23, 2015 Comments Off on Real Estate Investment Trusts: Get The REIT Advice on Capital Allowances

Capital allowances may be claimed in a variety of trades and entities. Often overlooked due to its tax status, there is a genuine interaction between REITS and capital allowances as explained below. Background Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITS) are tax

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Recent Capital Allowances Case Study

By : March 11, 2015 Comments Off on Recent Capital Allowances Case Study

Client purchases offices for £10m and spends £16m on refurbishment Claim made for Enhanced Capital Allowances (ECA) of £0.5m – qualifies for 100% first year allowances. This flows through to a £0.1m tax saving HMRC query the eligibility of the

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