SA302 Tax Calculation

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What is an SA302? An SA302 is a tax calculation form issued by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) in the UK. It provides a summary of the income reported to HMRC through a Self Assessment tax return. This form is particularly important for self-employed individuals and those with complex income sources, as it offers a […]

NEW Director Introduction

Kerry Williams

Announcing a New Director for PBATS PBATS are pleased to announce that with effect from 1st May, Kerry Williams will be joining Martin as fellow Director at PBATS. Kerry is an Accountant with over 20 years’ experience working in both top 10 and boutique accountancy firms in London specialising in forensic accounting, contentious insolvency, asset […]

PBATS Expansion – Client Portfolio Acquisition

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“PBATS Accountants Welcomes Infinity Tax Advisers Fee Portfolio to Our Growing Family” We are thrilled to share some exciting news with our clients and community. We have officially acquired the fee portfolio of Infinity Tax Advisers. This expansion is a testament to our commitment to growth and the provision of quality financial services. This acquisition […]

PBATS Budget Analysis – March 2024

Tax Budget 2024

“As we predicted, for individual taxpayers, the budget was very encouraging.” National Insurance The further reductions in National Insurance following those already announced in the Autumn Statement will make a noticeable difference to the net pay of individuals, especially those who will also benefit from the increase in the National Living Wage from April 2024. […]

Capital Gains Tax: A Guide for Selling Your Buy-to-Let Property

We often act for clients who are thinking of selling their second residential property (often buy-to-let) and are concerned by the Capital Gains Tax (CGT) impact of the sale. We also on occasion act for clients who have already sold their second residential property without discussing this with us first. We always recommend that our […]

Our social commitment

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PBATS are really excited to be supporting SS Athletics as our chosen community interest project for 2024.

2023 a year of progression for PBATS

PBATs Staff Meeting

Firstly, a big thank you to all of our clients for allowing us to support you and your business throughout 2023, we very much look forward to working with you in 2024. We rebranded mid-year and through this process we have grown our business and had our most successful year to date. This has enabled […]

What does the Autumn Statement 2023 mean for businesses?

Jeremy Hunt, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, has presented the Autumn Statement along with a revised economic forecast from the Office for Budget Responsibility. These are the Autumn 2023 Statement key points for individuals and small/medium companies: Autumn Statement 2023 – what does it mean for my business? Martin Beales outlines here how the key […]

COP 9 Disclosure requests from HMRC

A COP 9 request (Code of Practice 9) is a formal process used by HMRC to investigate cases of suspected serious tax evasion. What should you do if you receive one?

Moving Accountants – FAQ

If you are considering switching accountants, you may have various questions regarding the process, implications, and factors to consider. Here, we cover what you need to question.