INDEPENDENT CAPITAL ALLOWANCES SPECIALISTS

Real Estate Investment Trusts: Get The REIT Advice on Capital Allowances

By : September 23, 2015 Comments Off on Real Estate Investment Trusts: Get The REIT Advice on Capital Allowances

Capital allowances may be claimed in a variety of trades and entities. Often overlooked due to its tax status, there is a genuine interaction between REITS and capital allowances as explained below. Background Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITS) are tax

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Wind Turbines and Capital Allowances

By : September 16, 2015 Comments Off on Wind Turbines and Capital Allowances

Introduction Wind farms can be a lucrative source of income, but in order to make the most of this income it is important to protect the tax position by claiming capital allowances. A high percentage of wind turbine construction expenditure

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Contaminated Land – The Big Clean Up for Capital Allowances

By : September 15, 2015 Comments Off on Contaminated Land – The Big Clean Up for Capital Allowances

Derelict or contaminated land can pose a dilemma to developers and investors alike as the cost of regenerating it can turn a financially viable project into an unviable one. However, savings are available from the Government keen to encourage the

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Capital Allowances Hidden Gems within Hotels

By : August 26, 2015 Comments Off on Capital Allowances Hidden Gems within Hotels

Introduction Hotels are abundant in qualifying items of plant and machinery (P&M) and repairs. In the vast majority of cases, the total allowances are not fully identified by either the in house accountants or external advisors. Why does this happen?

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Helpful Tips for Claiming Capital Allowances in Tax Returns

By : August 25, 2015 Comments Off on Helpful Tips for Claiming Capital Allowances in Tax Returns

HMRC have recently updated their "Capital Allowances for Plant and Machinery Toolkit".  This provides a helpful guide for completing the capital allowances section in self assessment and company tax returns. Capital Allowances toolkit To discuss any capital allowances queries contact

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Why Do I Need A Capital Allowances Specialist?

By : August 14, 2015 Comments Off on Why Do I Need A Capital Allowances Specialist?

Clients generally assume that their accountant or tax advisor deals with capital allowances. In fact some clients will ask their accountant if they claim allowances and they will respond that they claim all available allowances. However, as explained below, this

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Land Remediation Relief & Capital Allowances Q&A

By : August 5, 2015 Comments Off on Land Remediation Relief & Capital Allowances Q&A

What is contaminated land? For the purposes of this tax relief it is where the land contains substances such as asbestos, Japanese Knotweed or sulphate resistant concrete which are causing harm or could possible cause harm, pollute or possibly pollute

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Private Rented Sector (PRS) & Capital Allowances: Key Planning Points

By : July 20, 2015 Comments Off on Private Rented Sector (PRS) & Capital Allowances: Key Planning Points

Private Rented Sector (PRS) & Capital Allowances Capital allowances and contaminated land can have a significant impact on the financial viability of PRS projects. Lovell Consulting are actively involved in several PRS projects. This note sets out the key capital

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