31 May

​Property development - guidance on property development tax

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For many, buying a property, doing it up and selling it for a profit is an attractive proposition. However, it will not always be clearcut when the line between simply investing in property and trading is crossed. From a tax perspective, the distinction is important as the tax consequences are not the same.

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17 May

One Accounting shortlisted for the Scottish Accountancy Awards 2017

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We are pleased to announce that we have been shortlisted in the ‘Small Accountancy Firm of The Year’ in the 2017 Scottish Accountancy and Finance Awards. This is a great recognition for the hard work that the team have put in to help grow the business and increase the level of support and advice to our fantastic clients.

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16 May

One Accounting is 10!

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On Thursday night we took over the event space at Edinburgh marketing agency Whitespace and held a party for our staff, clients, family and friends. As well as enjoying some food and drink, we laid on a special magic show from Gary James which had everyone enthralled. One particular trick involved Neil signing his name on a five pound note, which was later found folded up inside a lemon, which was itself inside a locked box. Chris and Neil made a short speech, and everyone went home with a special birthday cupcake.

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16 May

Company car tax guide 2017 / 2018

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Company cars are a popular benefit and are often something of a status symbol. But, they have also been an easy target for the taxman. Where a company car is available for private use, the employee is taxed on the associated benefit that this provides. The amount that is charged to tax – the cash equivalent value – depends on the list price of the car and the appropriate percentage.

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