Scott Butcher (Bury St Edmunds)

Scott joined the firm in 2015 after completing his BSc Banking and Finance degree at Bangor University in Wales. He has recently completed his ACCA qualification and now manages a small portfolio of general practice clients.

He has particular interests in Making Tax Digital and Cloud Accounting software and is representative of the Bury office at the firms Making Tax Digital Group. Outside of work Scott is part of the Bury St Edmunds Rotaract club and also has a keen interest in hiking, running and swimming

 
My Latest Blogs
 
Scott Butcher
16th Nov 2018 Don’t dwell on your ATED obligations

With only just under 6 months until the 2019/2020 ATED return filing deadline of 30th April 2019. It may be an appropriate time to consider whether your limited company may be obliged to submit an ATED return. The annual tax on enveloped dwellings (ATED) applies to companies which own an interest in a residential property…

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8th Nov 2018 Making Tax Digital for VAT public pilot opens and deferral for some businesses

HMRC has opened the Making Tax Digital for VAT (MTDfV) public pilot. However certain VAT-registered businesses (around 3.5% according to HMRC) with more complex requirements will be deferred from being subject to MTD for six months. Essentially, the public pilot is now open to sole traders and companies using standard VAT accounting. This applies whether…

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21st Sep 2018 HMRC begin their MTD campaign

With the countdown to MTD just 6 months away, HMRC have launched their online marketing campaign to raise awareness of the new system to small business owners. This follows some criticism from professionals including accountants of the lack of preparation, support and advice from HMRC ahead of the changes. This knowledge gap has been felt…

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5th Apr 2018 Deadline Approaching for ATED forms

  If you have a residential property which is worth more than £500,000 and is held in a company then you will be required to complete an Annual Tax on Residential Dwellings (ATED) form. The deadline is fast approaching with all ATED forms for 2018 to 2019 tax year being due for filing by 30th…

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