Doctor, Doctor: Are Medical Expenses Tax Deductible?

The question of whether medical expenses are tax deductible is one which is frequently posed and we can consider this using the example of a self-employed farmer who seeks treatment from a chiropractor. She believes that the treatment will improve her ability to farm and therefore queries whether she can claim a deduction for this … Continue reading Doctor, Doctor: Are Medical Expenses Tax Deductible?

HMRC Not So Fine with Parking Fines

HMRC's position on parking fines is reinforced in the recent case of G4 Cash Solutions (UK) Ltd v HMRC [2016] TC5015. The first tier tribunal decided in favour of HMRC and disallowed tax relief for car parking fines imposed. The issue arose as the company's drivers incurred parking fines which G4S claimed were due to … Continue reading HMRC Not So Fine with Parking Fines