INDEPENDENT CAPITAL ALLOWANCES SPECIALISTS

John Lovell Comments: 2016 Budget – Impact on Capital Allowances: Commercial Property

By : March 17, 2016 Comments Off on John Lovell Comments: 2016 Budget – Impact on Capital Allowances: Commercial Property

The 2016 Budget has offered mixed news for commercial property owners.

The positives are lower capital gains tax to a 20% rate which may encourage some owners to sell. However the increase of SDLT to 5% is a negative and significantly reduces the attraction of buying property assets. The trend to lower corporation tax rates of 17% by 2020 […]

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The Benefits of Claiming Annual Investment Allowances

By : July 7, 2015 Comments Off on The Benefits of Claiming Annual Investment Allowances

Benefits of Claiming Annual Investment Allowances

The Government has tried to incentivise business to accelerate investment in plant and machinery.  It has done this by introducing an Annual Investment Allowance (AIA).  Capital allowances are normally given over time.  The AIA enables all the allowances to be accelerated in 1 year, up to an AIA annual limit.  […]

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