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New Partner Appointment

Following a sustained period of growth we have appointed an experienced new partner to our Durham City office. Lesley Stabler is a Certified Chartered Accountant with more than 20 years’ experience in a senior role and has joined the firm from Tait Walker/Azets. Having worked in the North East throughout her career, Lesley has gained…Read More

Off-payroll working in the public sector: a shift in responsibility

Background One of the intentions behind the intermediaries legislation – commonly known as IR35 – is to ensure that individuals who provide their services through a personal services intermediary (generally a personal service company) cannot avoid paying the income tax and national insurance contributions (NICs) which would have been payable had they been engaged, as…Read More

Making Tax Digital

HMRC’s initiative titled “Making Tax Digital” means that most businesses and landlords will be required to submit a quarterly tax return together with their usual annual tax return. Here is a headline guide to the proposals; Who is affected? Every business, landlord and small company with income over £10,000 will be caught under these new…Read More

Patent Box Regime

Ribchesters has tremendous recent success assisting clients with this lucrative tax incentive. For background, the Patent Box regime is a Corporation Tax relief which gives a reduced rate of tax (10%) on income deriving from the commercial exploitation of patents. Overview The 10% rate applies to profits earned after 1 April 2013 from a company’s…Read More

Planning for Later Life Seminar

Friday 17 February 2017 Ramside Hall Hotel, Carrville, Durham, DH1 1TD Planning for Later Life Seminar speakers will be cover Long-term gifts with County Durham Community Foundation, Finance and investments with Ribchesters, Legal responsibilities with EMG Solicitors and Care management from Northumbria Financial.  

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