20 May

The European Commission Approves EMI Schemes Under State Aid Rules

Last week, the European Commission approved “the prolongation of the UK Enterprise Management Initiative (EMI) scheme ” under EU State Aid rules. In their news update, the European Commission stated that the UK authorities notified their plans to extend the scheme in March 2018.  It seems extraordinary that this notification was left so close to […]

20 May

HMRC Warn Against Loan Charge Avoidance Schemes

At CooperFaure, we have received the following notification from HMRC on arrangements aimed at getting around the upcoming 2019 Loan Charge for individuals in Disguised Remuneration Schemes. “HMRC is aware of a number of arrangements being promoted which claim to enable users to escape the 2019 loan charge. HMRC’s view is that these arrangements do […]

13 May

Don’t Miss Out – Unclaimed R&D Tax Relief Is In The Billions

Don’t Miss Out – Unclaimed R&D Tax Relief Is In The Billions

At CooperFaure, we are working with an array of clients to ascertain whether their projects qualify for R&D Relief and, if so, to ensure that all the qualifying costs are being claimed. This week, we secured out largest single Tax Credit payment for a client of over £270,000 and we continue to have an enviable […]