Personal Finance and Taxation Should be Taught in Secondary Schools as Part of Life Skills Lessons

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Teach Taxes at School Urges Tax Specialist

By David Redfern 2nd October 2018

One of the UK’s top tax preparation specialists called upon secondary schools to teach taxes to pupils as a part of life skills lessons. David Redfern, director of DSR Tax Claims, argued that children are currently leaving school unprepared for employment and self-employment as a result of their lack of […]

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Tax Specialist Issues Top Tips to Avoid HMRC Scams

By David Redfern 28th September 2018

As warnings about fake HMRC scams increase, one of the UK’s leading tax preparation specialists has issued his top tips to avoid falling foul of these scams. David Redfern, director of DSR Tax Claims, issued his advice as reports stated that UK families were now losing £1 million per day […]

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Self Assessment Registration Deadline Warning

By David Redfern 7th September 2018

The UK’s newly self-employed, including contractors and freelancers, were today warned not to miss the October deadline for registering with HMRC for Self Assessment. David Redfern, tax preparation specialist and director of DSR Tax Claims, urged those who became self-employed during tax year 2017/18 to register with HMRC prior to […]

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Greater Allowable Expenses Awareness Required for Self-Employed

By David Redfern 23rd August 2018

One of the UK’s leading tax experts has called for greater awareness of the areas of allowable expenses for the UK’s self-employed. David Redfern, director of DSR Tax Claims, urged self-employed taxpayers to ensure that their knowledge of allowable expenses doesn’t lead them into conflict with HMRC by claiming for […]

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Tax Expert Calls for Simplification of Taxation System

By David Redfern 16th August 2018

The UK’s taxation system is in dire need of urgent and extensive simplification, warned one of the UK’s leading tax experts today. David Redfern, director of DSR Tax Claims, spoke out as criticism mounted regarding the increasing levels of convolution within HMRC’s tax legislation, which are making it increasingly difficult […]