Category Archives: Legal

Drawing an income from your pension and investments?

power of attorney

If you draw income from your pension or investments ask yourself  – do you have a Power of Attorney in place? If you are taking an income from your pensions and investments and these are managed by a financial adviser, then you will likely meet up with your adviser at […]

Employers to reveal gender pay gap

Martin Wardle, at Newcastle-based accountancy firm Robson Laidler is reminding companies that employ more than 250 people that they will soon have to reveal differences between average pay for male and female workers under a change to a law passing through Parliament. Large firms that do not comply with the […]

WARNING: Some Self-Assessment bills CANNOT be paid for at the Post Office.

We have learnt that taxpayers now cannot pay self-assessment bills at the Post Office that are in excess of £10,000. This is especially unacceptable as its one of the HMRC’s suggested methods of payments. The deadline for self-assessment returns is only 4 days away and it’s only at this point […]