INDUSTRY NEWS AND INSIGHTS

We document the latest updates on R&D, stamp duty land tax, embedded capital allowances and business grants.

Funding growth for a property development company

A property development company from the East Midlands were delighted to receive almost £500,000 in benefits across a portfolio of products that Cap Ex Associates were able to introduce them...

Claim tax allowances for working from home

Due to the current Coronavirus pandemic, many UK employees are expected to work from home not just during the lockdown, but perhaps for the foreseeable future. One of the benefits...

Top 10 Tax Deductions for Small Businesses

Every business has the responsibility to make sure they are paying the right amount of tax to HMRC. However, each year, many business owners pay unnecessary tax because they fail...

A Guide to R&D Tax Credits

Research and Development (R&D) tax credits reward businesses for innovation and fuelling growth, offering the opportunity to transform any business. How do they work and is your business eligible for...

How to Account for R&D Tax Credits

R&D tax credits offer all UK businesses, regardless of sector, access to valuable financial support for innovation and help fuel growth to transform their business. It’s an incentive that works...

Linked Transactions – How Do They Work?

When multiple property purchases involve the same seller and buyer they may be classed a linked transaction for SDLT purposes. In this article we will explore what exactly makes a...

SDLT and Uninhabitable Properties

If you are considering buying a property that you consider to be uninhabitable, it's important that HMRC agree with you the team at Cap Ex Tax can help make sure...

SDLT – When Are You Exempt?

As a property buyer, it's important to be aware of the SDLT (Stamp Duty Land Tax) rules and when you're exempt from paying it. In this post, we'll take a...

What is Bridging Finance and Bridging Loans?

Bridging finance is a short-term finance solution that helps bridge the gap between two financial purchases. Our article covers what Bridging Finance is and the types of Bridging loans available.

How to Avoid Paying Stamp Duty Land Tax

When buying a property in the UK there are many different costs involved, one of which is Stamp Duty Land Tax. The rules around this tax have changed over the...

Stamp duty – Everything you need to know

If you’re buying a property in England or Northern Ireland that costs more than £125,000 then you’ll have to pay Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT). Get the SDLT guidance you...

Stamp Duty on Annexes: How Does it Work?

Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) can be a minefield at the best of times. It’s a confusing area of tax law that sees regular policy changes and affects a large...

Tax Deductions When Buying a House

Buying a new house is a joyous moment, whether you’re buying your first home or a new rental property. It is also a big financial decision, which will be staying...

Investment Property Tax Benefits

Investing in property can be beneficial for your taxes. No matter the method, there are complex financial issues involved, one of those being tax. With the right knowledge, you can...

Stamp Duty Changes Explained

In his recent House of Commons summer address, Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced that the Government was scrapping Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) on house purchases up to the value of...

What can bridging finance be used for?

What can bridging finance be used for? Bridging finance can be used for a variety of reasons, in this article, we will outline some of the most common uses for...