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Tax implications of working from home

Tax implications of working from home

The current Coronavirus measures have resulted in many employees working from home. The following considers the taxation implications on the additional payments which may be received from employers and on the additional costs which the employee may occur. Payments...

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Beware of Coronavirus Scams #ScamAware

Beware of Coronavirus Scams #ScamAware

A reminder that perpetrators of cyber-crime have not been furloughed... There have been welcome reports of a drop in recorded crime during the Coronavirus pandemic. How could there not be, after all most of us are at home. However this article is to remind you that...

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Supporting Our Clients Through Covid-19

Supporting Our Clients Through Covid-19

An outline of local restrictions, including what that means for businesses, has been published on the government's website.   This page summarises what we know so far. We will keep this page updated with the latest information wherever possible. Always refer...

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Is the COVID-19 furlough scheme open to abuse?

Is the COVID-19 furlough scheme open to abuse?

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) has been put into place to assist struggling businesses, allowing the employer to claim for employees that are unable to work because of the coronavirus and put on temporary leave (furlough). The employer can claim 80% of...

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Whose desk is it anyway?

Whose desk is it anyway?

Working from home can be a lonely experience and as we waved our colleagues goodbye on lockdown day, armed with our laptops and VPN’s to work remotely, we were determined that along with looking after our clients, we would also need to lookout for our teammates during...

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Adjusting to working from home

Adjusting to working from home

I have been working from home for almost two weeks now - this is the new front line in accountancy. The government has told us that we must work from home wherever possible and so by far the majority of the partners and staff at Lambert Chapman LLP have moved into...

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