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The CLA's tax team can advise on a wide range of issues that affect members, such as: capital gains tax and reliefs, capital allowances, inheritance tax and reliefs, income tax and PAYE, national insurance, stamp duty land tax and land transaction tax, taxation of grants and subsidies, tax planning, VAT and more.

Tax Guidance Notes

13/07/2018
From 1 April 2019, VAT-registered businesses with a taxable turnover above the VAT threshold (£85,000) are required to keep digital records for VAT ...
19/04/2018
The tax regime for forestry/woodland has always been fairly generous, particularly for those managed on a commercial basis for the realisation of...
20/03/2017
Following the uproar to the large increases in the draft 2017 valuation lists and the concern of many businesses that they were facing increases that...
17/07/2014
If you hire VAT registered builders or tradesman to carry out construction services, it is essential that you know the correct VAT rate applicable to...
17/07/2014
If you have entered into a grazing licence or are considering doing so, this guidance note highlights the key issues you need to consider in relation...

National Tax Advisers

Louise Speke
Chief Tax Adviser
Louise has overall responsibility for tax law and policy, including the tax advisory service to members. She originally qualified as solicitor and...
Tax Adviser
Camilla joined the CLA in January 2019. Prior to joining the CLA she was a partner and head of Private Client at a leading regional law firm, and has...
Jimmy Tse
Tax Adviser
An ACCA qualified Accountant and Chartered Tax Adviser. Jimmy focuses on helping members with their tax queries and assists in CLA tax policy...
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