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Uber’s VAT High Court Challenge

One of the UK’s leading tax barristers is launching a High Court challenge against Uber having successfully raised over £100,000 through crowdfunding. Jolyon Maugham QC, who resides at London’s prestigious Devereux Chambers, was driven into action over a 56p VAT receipt he claims Uber failed to provide him with following a short, £6.34 taxi ride […]

The Pros and Cons of Hackney Carriages

Hackney Carriages, more commonly known as black cabs, are one of the main ways people get around in London. If you’re flagging down a taxi service, it will most likely be a black cab; however even though they are handy they do also come with their disadvantages. For instance, these reliable modes of transport are […]

Everything Motor Traders need to know about Trade Plates – FAQs

As a motor trader every car you own will need a trade plate which is a temporary number plate for car dealers or manufacturers to use on their unlicensed cars. Trade plates save you time and money as instead of registering and taxing every vehicle you can buy a trade plate for cars temporarily in […]

Potential ban on Diesel cars in London

We previously wrote an article about the potential ban on diesel cars in London however now the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) has launched a campaign to “challenge the increasing demonisation of diesel” vehicles. The SMMT promotes the new Euro 6 standards law which will be put into place in September throughout Europe. […]

Cars that keep their Value

When buying a car the amount you pay will never be the same as what you get back when it comes to selling it. The depreciation of a car can often be the highest cost associated with running it, meaning you end up losing a hefty amount of money. In this blog we have picked […]

Government Cracks Down on Rogue Traders | Motor Traders

Unfortunately, when some people think of the term ‘car trader’ an image enters their minds of a pushy salesman who tries to offload a sub-standard vehicle for an unfair price. The fact of the matter is that there are numerous car traders out there who work hard to provide their customers with the best price […]