How to set up and run a small business

Leaderboard – News

Leaderboard – Business Plans

Leaderboard – Start Ups

Leaderboard – Company (Ltd)

Leaderboard – Company (S/E)

Leaderboard – Run – Freelancers

Leaderboard – Run – Legal

Leaderboard – Run – People

Leaderboard – Run – Premises

Leaderboard – Run – Sales

Leaderboard – Run – Technology

Leaderboard – Tax

Leaderboard – Banking

Leaderboard – Finance

Leaderboard – Insurance

You are here: Home » Archives for tax on dividends

tax on dividends

From 6 April 2016, the way dividend income is taxed will change significantly. The changes will affect hundreds of thousands of small business owners, many of whom will see a big jump in the amount of tax they will have to pay.

At present, company dividends are treated as ‘tax paid’ in the hands of shareholders. However, from April 2016 the tax treatment of dividends will be altered dramatically, and as you can imagine, this isn’t going to result in limited company directors paying less tax! Continue…

If you are a limited company shareholder, you may have to pay personal tax on any dividend income you receive. This article outlines how company dividends are taxed.
Continue…

The post-tax profits of a limited company can be distributed to its shareholders in the form of dividends.

This short article explains how dividends are administered, and how dividends are taxed.
Continue…

We are often asked to clarify the amount of tax payable by shareholders when dividends are paid, particularly, by private limited companies.
Continue…