Tax on Wedding Gifts – One Wedding and Some Taxes

WEDDING GIFTS Weddings provide us with the gift of celebrating the love that two people have for each other.  Well that’s what Mrs TTF tells me when I’m complaining about all the waiting around!  But what are the tax implications of giving presents to the happy couple in return for them sharing their special day? A while back the postman … Continue reading

Gift of Land and Property to Charity- Unwanted Drum

Jabo (#1 son) enjoys his toys. From a fire engine to a space rocket he loves playing with the brightly coloured figures, vehicles and buildings. The problem is that they are bloody noisy! “SPACESHIP 1 THIS IS GROUND CONTROL PREPARE FOR LIFT OFF 5-4-3-……” *Click* “THIS IS AN EMERGENCY NE NA NE NA NE N…” *Click* Thankfully … Continue reading

Charity Small Donation Scheme – Put a Monkey in the Charity Box

Linton Zoo is just down the road from Saffron Walden and we decided that a day out to see lions and tigers would be a good idea. The zoo is in it’s 40th year so they must know what they are doing. Getting ready consisted of Mrs TTF putting things in a bag’s hidden compartments … Continue reading

Community Amateur Sports Clubs (CASC) – Tax and Trainers

I could be described as a binge runner. Once the buckle on my belt needs to go up a notch ( normally after holidays and Christmas) I select an organised run and train hard until race day or until I get injured. Talking of which I have just recovered from a herniated disc in my … Continue reading