Chris Morton (Wisbech)

Born and Bred in Fenland, Chris originally trained with the firm and qualified in 1983. After moving into an international firm to specialise in corporate tax, he rejoined in 1992 and became a Wisbech office partner in 1997. Chris specialises in Tax, business planning and problem solving situations for growing and mature owner-managed business, having successfully carried out some significant turnaround and refinancing assignments for a number of clients. Chris now works part time, as a consultant. In his spare time he enjoys driving a collection of classic cars, music and walking at the Norfolk coast. He is a former President of March Grammar School Old Boys Association Trust, a registered Educational Charity.
 
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Chris Morton
4th April 2017 New Insolvency Rules

Liquidation Procedures: New administrative rules being phased in. With the new tax year already upon us, clients could be forgiven for thinking that all they need concern themselves with are the plethora of new fiscal rules about to impact on their businesses. However, further perhaps overlooked changes are about to be made to insolvency law…

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24th January 2017 Tax Loopholes for Middle England

Securing Entitlement to a State Pension ‘Credit’ without actually paying any NIC. Entrepreneurs that trade through a limited company can set how and how much they are remunerated. It is possible to avoid paying any NIC, yet still obtain a ‘credit’ for that particular tax year for future state pension purposes, by paying a salary…

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24th January 2012 Top 10 Tax Elections to Minimise Tax

Examples of the most helpful and generous tax elections and claims include: s222(5a) TCGA 1992 (Nomination of main residence) This capital gains tax election, often referred to as ‘flipping’, enables taxpayers, who own and reside in more than one home, to inform HMRC which of these homes is their principal private residence. For those who…

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