BGM News – February 2020 – Year end tax planning time: Use your allowances before you lose them

What’s coming in the new government’s tax plans? Read the latest updates from West London Business member BGM who were Highly Commended at the recent West London Business Awards 2020. Also, read about BGM’s latest senior appointments. 


What’s coming in the new government’s tax plans?


With the Conservative Party’s election victory in December,

businesses now have a clearer idea of what tax changes they can

expect to see introduced in April, and subsequently over the life of the new parliament



Businesses losing out to fraud and scams

Find out how your business could be losing out to fraud and

what you should do about it



Year end tax planning time – use it or lose it

The end of the 2019/20 tax year is approaching and some of your tax reliefs and

allowances will be lost if not used before 6 April 2020

will be lost if not used before 6 April 2020



New relief restriction on corporate capital losses


A reform of the tax regime for corporate capital losses comes into effect from

1 April 2020, find out what this means for your business



Expand green governance for your business


How to make your business more environmentally responsible as businesses

come under increasing pressure from government, clients and employees


Countdown to o­ff-payroll rules change


The extension of the public sector off -payroll working rules (known as IR35)

to the private sector is still set to go ahead in April 2020,

despite the postponement of the Budget and a call from

the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) for the change to be delayed.