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  • Can you arrange leasing to companies in a CVA

    Gary Lemon

    Our expert Gary answered...

    Hi Richard When you enter into a CVA you must surrender all your forms of credit (i.e. credit cards etc.) and you will not be allowed to obtain any further unsecured credit until you have finished your CVA. You are however, entitled to use...

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    Question asked 06/05/2012
  • Why do I get charged tax on my road tax? Why don't you let me buy my own road tax and save myself £42?

    Gary Lemon

    Our expert Gary answered...

    Hi Paul and thanks for the question. You're not the first to ask this question and it probably does seem a bit ridiculous. This situation only occurs on a finance lease agreement as with contract hire road fund licenec for the term is included...

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    Question asked 05/05/2012
  • Hi Andy, We need to lease a vehicle through our Ltd Company. We need a vehicle that is both useful for towing, carrying cargo and also economical as well as being able to be used for four passengers if necessary. With todays econonmic climate all things such as tax, fuel economy, VAT etc have to be taken into account. Any suggestions please?

    Gary Lemon

    Our expert Gary answered...

    Hi Tracy and thanks for the question. It would really depend on what you need to tow exactly, or more importantly how much weight you want to tow . Assuming it is below 2000kg or 2 tonne then it may well be worth considering the popular Vauxhall...

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    Question asked 11/05/2012
  • We are thinking of buying two Toyota hi lux 4x4 cabster pick up trucks through our vat registered company. What would be the tax liability for the company and what would the tax liability for the individual both are 22% tax payers. Kind Regards

    Gary Lemon

    Our expert Gary answered...

    Good morning Phil Thank you for your enquiry. The business can claim the VAT back on the purchase price (which should be restricted by any private use element) and then claim writing down allowances on the capital cost (assuming you purchase...

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    Question asked 03/05/2012
  • We are looking to buy a Nissan Navara pickup for our company - Is this vehicle classified as a commercial vehicle? Can we reclaim 100% of the VAT? Is there 100% tax allowance in the first year?

    Gary Lemon

    Our expert Gary answered...

    Hi Paul Thank you for your email. The Nissan Navara is treated as a commercial vehicle. You may be able to reclaim the VAT subject firstly to being VAT registered. There are other things to take in to account such as are you on the Flat...

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    Question asked 03/05/2012
  • If I lease a Pickup truck, Ford Ranger Thunder for example and offer it as a company vehicle with fuel paid by the company to an employee (earning over £8500) what will be the tax implications? Would I be able to reclaim the VAT as a business expenses How would the P11D benefits be calculated? thanks in advance

    Gary Lemon

    Our expert Gary answered...

    Hello David Thank you for your email. If I lease a Pickup truck, Ford Ranger Thunder for example and offer it as a company vehicle with fuel paid by the company to an employee (earning over £8500) what will be the tax implications? The tax...

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    Question asked 25/04/2012
  • Dear Andy - I am a diplomat serving in Stockholm, Sweden. I am interested in buying a Volkswagen Amarok RHD which is not available in Sweden. Kindly advise on the neccessary tax issues that may apply to me.

    Gary Lemon

    Our expert Gary answered...

    Dear Jacobus - Firstly, from a VAT point of view, in the UK there are certain exemptions for Diplomats, see Notice VATNMT7300. However, if you are exporting it to Sweden you will need to take advice from the VAT office in Sweden. http://www.hmrc.gov.uk/manuals/vatnmtmanual/vatnmt7300.htm

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    Question asked 25/04/2012
  • Can you help me to choose which van I need? I know what I want it to do, but there are so many choices.

    Gary Lemon

    Our expert Gary answered...

    Yes, our sales team will be able to take your needs and translate that into impartial advice about the right van for you.

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    Question asked 20/04/2012
  • I have just finished working abroad looking to take 6 months leave. Is leasing a car from yourself for 6 months an opinion?

    Dominic Tutton

    Our expert Dominic answered...

    Hello Michael, thanks for your question. The great news is we can help! We can offer a unique short-term leasing solution for you with deals ranging from 6 to 18 months, please contact our short-term leasing team on 01442 835765 and we can...

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    Question asked 28/09/2017
  • I am self-employed how much of the outlay i.e. Deposit monthly payment will come off my yearly tax bill?

    Rob Cox

    Our expert Rob answered...

    Hello Les, thank you for getting in touch. The amount that will come off your monthly tax bill can vary on many different factors. If you would like to discuss this in further detail, please feel free to contact one of our specialists direct...

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    Question asked 17/09/2017
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