inheritance tax IHT

What is Inheritance Tax, and how is it applied?

As the well-known saying puts it, the only two certainties in life are death and taxes, which is definitely where inheritance tax (IHT) comes in. But what exactly is IHT, and is there anything you can do to mitigate the effects of this on an estate?

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invention protect

How to sell your idea – and how not to

You may be surprised to learn that 4,999 out of every 5,000 patented inventions don’t sell, and the reasons are similar; inventors simply love to tinker (it’s what we do) and put off the important stuff like figuring out how to sell it.

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24 month travel expenses

What is the 24-month travel expenses rule?

One rule that is highly relevant to a limited company contractors in particular is the 24-month travel expenses rule. At a glance, it all seems pretty straightforward but when it comes to HMRC and allowable expenses, nothing is ever quite that simple.

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