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Dividend Tax

One of the announcements made in the Summer Budget in July was a major change in the taxation of dividends, which will take effect from April 2016. The legislation itself will be finalised later this autumn and we will include a full article on the changes in the next PIN. However, we include below a summary of the proposed changes: From April 2016 the Dividend Tax Credit will be replaced by a new tax-free Dividend Allowance. The Dividend Allowance means that the first £5,000 of your dividend income is tax fre...

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John Poulter celebrates 50 years at Rothmans

John Poulter, Partner at the Winchester office of Rothmans Chartered Accountants, celebrated his 50th year at the firm in August which is an outstanding achievement. John has the same passion for his work since the first day he started in 1965 and still relishes assisting businesses with their tax planning and helping business owners achieve their ambitions. John is a general practitioner dealing mainly with Owner-Managed Businesses, corporation tax and personal taxation planning, including inheritance tax, VAT...

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Save the Date - Annual Economic Update Seminar with HSBC

Annual economic update seminar and networking event with HSBC: presented by Liz Martins, HSBC Senior Economist Date: Tuesday 20th October from 7.30am Venue: Robin Smith Suite, The Ageas Bowl, Southampton, SO30 3XH Rothmans are pleased to announce their 2015 joint economic update seminar and networking event with HSBC. Guest speaker, Liz Martins, from HSBC’s Global and European Economics team, will provide business owners with valuable insight into the current economic situation both here and internationally, and the prospects for bu...

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Staff celebrate 60th anniversary for Rothmans Accountants

Staff from all 12 offices of Rothmans Accountants, one of the South’s longest-established and largest practices, joined together this week to celebrate the firm’s 60th anniversary. The celebratory afternoon was held at the Guildhall, Winchester, where the firm was first founded in 1955 by Algy Rothman. The firm became known as Rothman Pantall & co. five years later when it was joined by Geoff Pantall. Over the past six decades, Rothmans has steadily expanded, and now has offices in Hampshire, Surrey, Sussex, Wiltshire and in...

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Director appointed for Rothmans Accountants’ insolvency arm, Rothmans Recovery Ltd

A new director has been appointed to Rothmans Recovery Limited, the new insolvency arm of Rothmans Chartered Accountants’. James Stares, who lives in Salisbury , is a licensed insolvency practitioner and business advisor, with more than 15 years’ experience in advising companies and other key stakeholders on business, management and financial risk. He specialises in providing constructive, practical and preventative solutions for businesses in difficulty across all industry sectors, including retail, manufacturing and servic...

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Tax Card

Rothmans Tax Card

Following the Budget delivered in July we have updated our tax card to reflect any changes. If you would like a copy of this handy card please contact your nearest Rothmans branch.

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