HMRC may have extended the self-assessment deadline but be warned......

In a last minute turn of events, earlier this week HMRC announced a 4 week extension to the self-assessment deadline.  On the face of it, for the millions of self-employed and businesses, many of whom will have seen their income reduced, or even worse completely removed due to the Covid-19 pandemic, this is welcome news indeed and a veritable lifeline.

The 2021 Budget outcomes

Following the global pandemic’s financial ruinations that have hit us all so hard, then further intensified by the uncertainties of Brexit, is it any wonder the country watched keenly for the announcements from the Chancellor of the Exchequer regarding the recent Budget.