Welcome to Positive Tax Solutions.
We’re an established firm of specialist Chartered Tax Advisers providing tax advice to entrepreneurs and their businesses on a diverse range of transactional tax, personal tax and share valuation matters.
We offer a number of specialist advisory services;
Transactional Tax solutions are designed for the SME market where the business owners are planning to undertake a sale, acquisition or wish to restructure their business. More
Employee incentive Arrangements:
Key employees can be incentivised in a number of ways apart from immediate cash rewards through to Share Arrangements and deferred bonus solutions. More
We undertake Business Valuations for tax purposes and provide written reports, letters of opinion, independently review existing valuations and provide help on multiples, etc when appropriate. More
Private Clients Services for high networth individuals with property portfolios, holiday lettings, offshore funds, UK investments portfolios etc. More
Property Portfolio and Buy-to-Let investments by Sole Traders or Partnerships face an increasing tax burden because of the interest relief restriction. We advise on the options available including mitigation of capital gains tax and IHT. More
Resolution of Tax Disputes with HM Revenue & Customs are a fact of life in the modern world as the Government strives to increase the tax base and in particular, the yield from existing taxpayers. More
Research and Development Tax Credits – many companies do not realise that they have eligible projects, or, most commonly, ‘bundle’ the R&D claim as part of their broader tax and accounting affairs without a rigorous effort to optimise its scope. More
Ensuring that Capital Allowances are maximised can be a difficult exercise, to add complexity to the challenge, both legislation and case law are constantly changing regarding how types of capital expenditure are treated. More
As the legislation relating to VAT & Customs becomes ever more complex even the most seasoned professional may need to seek reassurance, guidance and advice. More
For more information on our range of services please contact us
HMRC introduced a Targeted Anti-Avoidance Rule in Finance Act 2016 to counter the practice of winding up a company for tax avoidance purposes, specifically attempting to convert dividends into a capital payment. HMRC have now published guidance (see here ) to indicate the circumstances in which the anti-avoidance rule would be invoked leading to the extracted …
HMRC have published a report setting out the statistics in respect of the 4 shares schemes that have advantages to employers and employees. In their summary they say: Employee share schemes are used by companies to grant options to buy shares or award shares directly to their employees. HMRC offers four share schemes that have …
Employee share schemes have their own reporting regime called ERS online. The first year for which annual reports had to be submitted using ERS online was 2014/15. To file the ERS report the employer, or tax agent, must submit a spreadsheet in a particular format. Templates are provided for the four tax advantaged share schemes …
Our range of specialist tax advisory services are provided to our clients and the clients of other professional service firms. We are referred to clients by their normal advisor where the adviser recognises that their client has an issue but they do not have the specialist knowledge to handle the particular matter.
The relationship we have with our clients is not dissimilar to that of the GP and consultant in the medical field, where the GP diagnoses a problem but because they do not come across the particular issue on a regular basis they don’t have the in-depth knowledge to provide the best treatment for it. However, the consultant who specialises in that specific area will see the problem on a very regular basis and will be aware of the latest treatments for it.