Digital support from HMRC

Leading up to 31 January 2017, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) are providing a variety of digital products to support customers who are completing their 2015-16 Self-Assessment tax returns. These include: Self-Assessment help and support live sessions, where customers can listen to live Q&A and submit questions themselves Live webinars on completing the online Self-Assessment […]

Free HMRC webinar

Tailored business expenses and capital allowances for the self-employed, 08/12/2015 at 6.00pm. HMRC has organised a free live webinar on business expenses and capital allowances, which is particularly important for the tax return deadline of 31/01/2016. In this webinar, HMRC will: show you what business expenses are give you a quick guide as to what commonly is […]

E-learning with HMRC

HMRC has recently developed an e-learning package, specifically aimed at health and well-being professionals. This HMRC course provides accurate and up to date information on tax, National Insurance, business records and expenses for those who may become self-employed in their chosen field. How it can help The course will build your confidence by guiding you […]

The latest webinars from HMRC

HMRC has produced a range of resources to help self-employed members, including a regular series of free webinars. Find out about starting as an employer, company directors, PAYE expenses, benefits and more: Weds 12 August at 16.00 Company Directors – Your Responsibilities to HMRC Friday 14 August at 09:00 Employers- How to Avoid In-Year Penalties Thurs 20 August […]

New film reveals scientists and the public have been misled over homeopathy

A new documentary premiered on April 6 presenting evidence that the world-renowned government research institute NHMRC misled the public in a 2015 report on the effectiveness of homeopathy which made headlines around the world1-3.   Based on extensive research, the new film – “Just One Drop” – premiered at the Curzon Soho, London and features the […]

Free webinar on self-employment in the health and well-being industry

Join HMRC on 18 February at 6.00pm for a free webinar on getting started as a self-employed therapist. From the basics of National Insurance to the importance of good record keeping, an introduction to self-assessment to budgeting for your first tax year – this webinar is a great introduction for all members who are starting their […]

A guide to business expenses for the self-employed

FHT regularly updates our self-employed members with resources and support from HMRC. In our latest update, HMRC offers a free guide on ‘Business Expenses for the Self-employed’. Covering pre-trading expenses, ‘day to day’ revenue expenses, capital allowances and using flat rates or ‘simplified expenses’ this guide will also show what to claim for items that are […]