Publications & FAQs

Richardson Lissack

16 November, 2021


November, 2021

Difficult Decisions for Directors – a word of warning!

What the Rating (Coronavirus) and Directors Disqualification (Dissolved Companies) Bill means for directors. As we emerge from lockdown many company directors have difficult decisions to make. Notwithstanding the dreadful effect the pandemic has had on…Read more

30 September, 2021


September, 2021

Three basic stages of civil litigation

Not without reason do civil litigation proceedings have a reputation for being both lengthy and potentially costly.  Therefore, it’s important to have a clear understanding of what proceedings will entail before they are entered into….Read more

22 September, 2021


September, 2021

Has your business been reported for tax evasion?

If you are notified that your business has been reported for tax evasion the whole process can be incredibly stressful and daunting. It can have range of consequences both personally and for your business. Many…Read more

1 September, 2021


September, 2021

What are the penalties for tax evasion in the UK?

If you are being investigated for tax evasion it is highly likely that HMRC has discovered irregularities which it believes are suspicious or has found inconsistencies in your tax return or company accounts. Using a…Read more

27 October, 2020


October, 2020

How common are civil tax investigations?

We are often asked how common civil tax investigations are. The accurate figures are difficult to quantify, but some have been released because of Freedom of Information requests in the past. These usually relate to…Read more

21 September, 2020


September, 2020

The FCA and cannabis: an unlikely pairing?

The recent announcement by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) of guidance for companies in the medicinal cannabis sector, thinking about listing on UK exchanges, is a welcome development.  While the 2018 legalisation of medicinal cannabis…Read more

1 September, 2020


September, 2020

Furlough fraud: what lies ahead?

Furlough fraud claims are on the rise.  Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs (HMRC) together with whistleblowing organisations are reporting thousands of complaints against employers in relation to abuse of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS)….Read more