Archive: Jan 2017

Thank you!

We would just like to thank everyone who came to our Event on Friday evening and who kindly donated to The Bala Children’s Charity. Your generosity helped raise over £145, so Lexington have decided to match this amount. We have therefore donate £300 to The Bala Children’s Centre Kenya.

Dividends Crossovers

Who will pay how much more from 2018/19 on dividends?  “…the Chancellor … announced that the £5,000 tax free dividend allowance, introduced less than a year ago, would be cut to £2,000. To change it so quickly does not look like coherent policy making.” So said Paul Johnson, the Institute for Fiscal Studies Director in presenting the […]

self assessment and tax

Missing the online Self Assessment deadline could be costly!

Each year HMRC receives a number of unusual excuses from Self Assessment customers who didn’t complete their tax return on time. Below are the top ten excuses received for the 2014/15 tax year. “My tax return was on my yacht…which caught fire” “A wasp in my car caused me to have an accident and my […]