selfemployed

As Self Assessment Deadline Approaches, Which Business Expenses can be Deducted as Tax Relief?

What Expenses can you Claim when Self-Employed?

What Expenses can you Claim when Self-Employed?

By David Redfern 7th January 2020

With a little over three weeks until the Self Assessment deadline, over 5 million taxpayers are yet to submit their tax return for tax year 2018/19. With many of those taxpayers classed as self-employed, there are a wide range of commonly-forgotten business expenses which can be claimed as tax relief […]

Uncertain new year ahead for UK contractors

Uncertain New Year Ahead for UK Contractors

By David Redfern 20th December 2019

The UK’s estimated 1.8 million contractors face an uncertain year in 2020 as HMRC presses on with its plans to roll out its IR35 reforms to contractors working in the private sector. With controversy still raging around its CEST tool, despite a revamp, HMRC will be passing responsibility for checking […]

Tax relief options for self employed workers

Essential Tax Relief Options for the Self Employed

By David Redfern 18th December 2019

With less than six weeks before the Self Assessment deadline for 2018/19, many of the UK’s nearly 5 million self-employed workers will be gearing up to complete and submit their annual tax return. Tax preparation specialist and Managing Director of DSR Tax Claims Ltd, David Redfern, offers his tips to […]

https://dsrtHow to ace that first self tax return

How to Ace your First Self Assessment

By David Redfern 30th October 2019

With three months to go until the Self Assessment deadline for 2018/19, it can be a stressful time for those who are new to Self-Assessment. While seasoned old-timers will know their way around HMRC’s tax return system, those who are new to self-employment  are being offered a lifeline by tax […]

Self Assessment for Beginners

Self Assessment for Beginners

By DSR Tax Claims 17th September 2019

With the latest figures showing there are a record 4.93 million self-employed taxpayers in the UK, more taxpayers are finding themselves within the remit of Self Assessment. A lack of taxation knowledge and experience has resulted in a surge in late tax returns and payments as those who are newly […]