Medics travel expenses

In what might be a landmark decision in the interpretation of ‘wholly and exclusively’ expenditure, Dr Samadian has lost his protracted battle with HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) over his claim for business mileage. Dr Samadian has 56 days to appeal against the ruling made on 28 January 2013. Dr Samadian has endured an enquiry which started…

Claiming expenses without a receipt

In certain circumstances it may be possible to claim expenses from your employer and not be required to include a formal receipt. In brief the company can set ‘scale rates’ for frequently incurred expenses and get these rates agreed by HMRC. New guidance has been published by HMRC which empowers employers to set scale rates…