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May 9 2019

EQ are finalists for the Tax Team of the Year Award!

Categories: EQ NewsTaxation

We are excited to announce that we have again been shortlisted for the Tax Team of the Year award category at the Business Insider Scottish Accountancy and Finance Awards 2019. Now in their 12th year, the awards recognise achievement in the accountancy and finance sector, rewarding quality, commitment and innovation. We were required to illustrate more

May 7 2019

How to avoid the Annual Investment Allowance trap

Categories: Property & ConstructionTaxation

Following on from our previous article regarding the recent changes in the Annual Investment Allowance (AIA), businesses need to be careful as any qualifying capital expenditure falling within the allowance could be eligible for 100% tax relief. Below is a more detailed explanation of how you can avoid the AIA trap. On 1 January 2019, a more

May 3 2019

Our Taxation News – Spring 2019 is now available!

Categories: Taxation

Our Taxation News – Spring Edition is now available, featuring segments from each of our tax services, as well as client profiles and the latest tax round-up news. Our newly designed bulletin, in keeping with our dedicated tax website, showcases the fantastic and varied tax expertise, experience and excellence we provide to our growing client more

Apr 22 2019

Summary of Recent Changes to Capital Allowances

Categories: Taxation

The 2018 Autumn Budget confirmed a number of changes to capital allowances, all of which are now in force. Capital allowances can provide substantial tax savings to businesses and it is therefore important that these are maximised where possible. Structures and building allowance (SBA) From 29 October 2018, capital allowances are now available for new more

Apr 8 2019

New Tax Year

Categories: Taxation

Saturday (6 April 2019) was the start of the new 2019/20 tax year, bringing into effect changes to income tax bands and allowances. The personal allowance is now £12,500, up £650 from £11,850 in 2018/19. However, there remains a reduction in the personal allowance for those with ‘adjusted net income’ over £100,000. The reduction is more

Apr 2 2019

EQ celebrate significant growth over the last five years

Categories: EQ NewsTaxation

We are delighted to be celebrating significant growth, with an increase in turnover to £7.5M, compared to £3.8M in 2014 – almost 95% in just five years. During the same period, our staff numbers have grown from 70 to 130. While a proportion of our growth can be attributed to the acquisition of offices in Fife more