COVID-19 Business Support – Q&A with Chris Bailey

With his straight-talking and uncomplicated approach, Chris Bailey (Co-Founder and Group Director of Less Tax 4 Landlords) talks through all of the Government Business support schemes, giving practical advice to business owners, alleviating concerns and providing hints and tips.

Most Asked Questions by Portfolio Landlords during COVID 19

We hosted an online client event with many landlords seeking clarity about what help is available to them during COVID 19 and what they should be doing to protect their future. The Question and Answer session proved to be an invaluable part of the event. Here we share the most asked questions: –

The Impact of the Covid-19 Crisis on Landlords’ Tax Bills

The government are allowing all landlords who made a tax Payment on Account in January 2020 to kick the can down the road, with the option for an interest free deferral for your second 19/20 tax year payment. The payment due by July 31st 2020 can be pushed back until January 31st 2021. This is an especially welcomed move by the government whilst cash-flow is tight, but it does mean landlords may need to plan further into the future than they might normally do.

Options for the Self Employed during COVID 19

“Am I eligible for the self employment grant and how can I apply?”

Are you eligible and how much you can claim to cover wages for employees on temporary leave (“furlough”) due to coronavirus (COVID-19).

If you’re an employer whose operations have been affected by COVID19 then you may want to consider accessing the Government’s Job Retention Scheme.  

Issue #6: Have HMRC Finished with Landlords? [LT4L News]

Issue #6: Have HMRC Finished with Landlords? [LT4L News]

Hello and welcome to our final (and festive) newsletter of 2019!

With many landlords adapting their business to cope with shifting government policy, it’s certainly been a year of change for the sector.

No doubt 2020 will bring much of the same, but also new challenges for landlords – along with the huge opportunity that change always brings…

Chris Bailey Discusses Section 24 [VIDEO]

Chris Bailey Discusses Section 24 [VIDEO]

Chris Bailey, Chartered Accountant, landlord and Founding Director of Less Tax 4 Landlords, speaks with Vanessa Warwick for about his thoughts on Section 24 and where the government could go next.

Are landlords being unfairly targeted by the Government?

Are landlords being unfairly targeted by the Government?

On August 20th, 1940 Winston Churchill delivered ‘The Few’, being one of the most recognisable speeches ever given in the English language. Wind the clock forward to 2019 and he might have been saying; ‘Never in the field of British politics has so much been taken away from so many by so few’. I am of course talking about George Osborn’s now infamous S24 Tenant Tax and his successors ‘reforms’.