Carter Backer Winter joins Gravita

AIM Rankings

We’re delighted to announce that Carter Backer Winter has joined Gravita, now a Top 30 firm. Continuing our mission to become the UK’s leading tech-enabled accountancy firm for growth businesses, we’re thrilled to announce our new partnership with Carter Backer Winter, a top-60 chartered accountancy firm based in the City of London. For over 65 […]

Davis Grant joins Gravita

Aim rankings

We’re delighted to announce that Davis Grant has joined Gravita At Gravita, we’re passionate about our mission to become the leading tech-enabled accountancy firm for growth businesses in the UK. As such, we’re delighted to announce our new partnership with Davis Grant, a tech-focused, forward-thinking chartered accountancy firm based in Ilford, Essex. Davis Grant have […]

Webinar: Benefits in kind and remuneration planning in 2023


We invite you to join us and Tim Palmer, Tax Consultant, at our webinar on 31st May focusing on benefits in kind and remuneration planning. The session will cover the above as well as planning areas such as bonus v dividends, redundancy planning, salary sacrifice, and the use of employee ownership trusts. The session will […]

How to maximise Inheritance Tax relief with hybrid business activity

maximise inheritance tax

Written by Tax Partner, Parminder Chattha Inheritance Tax (IHT) is chargeable on the value of an estate when someone dies, although it could also be chargeable on certain lifetime transfers, as well on property held within a relevant property trust. The rate of tax is 40% above a certain exempt amount, and there are various […]

Spring Budget report 2023

Spring Budget report

Download report Jeremy Hunt announced his second fiscal statement and first Budget since becoming Chancellor against a backdrop of fragile public finances, an ongoing cost of living crisis, and increased Government borrowing.   Ahead of time, we expected the Chancellor’s speech – dubbed the ‘back to work Budget’ by the media – to focus on […]

Jeremy Hunt’s Spring Budget 2023: The four E’s

Jeremy Hunt announced his Spring 2023 Budget today, once again returning to his familiar four pillars of growth: Enterprise, Employment, Education, Everywhere.   Below are a few of the announcements in today’s Budget Statement, we will add more in our full budget report tomorrow morning which can be downloaded on our website. Energy Government energy […]

Celebrating International Women’s Day

International Women's Day

It’s International Women’s Day – a global day of celebrating the achievements of women everywhere. We’re very proud of the work our teams do, and today wanted to spotlight just a few of the many amazing women here at Gravita. They’ve shared their thoughts, inspirations and insights on being a woman in business. “Surround yourself […]

HMRC compliance: More data, more questions

HMRC compliance

HMRC’s ability to gather and analyse data is extensive, and with every piece of information it acquires, its ability to target compliance activity increases.   Input comes from many different sources, national and international – from regulated commercial bodies, like online sales platforms; to government organisations, like the Land Registry. Proposals recently tabled would extend […]

Venture capital tax relief: where are we now?

Venture capital tax

Venture capital tax relief is all about providing early stage finance to new, higher-risk companies, and rewarding individual investors with generous tax relief for doing so.   The venture capital schemes were envisaged as time-limited, and given sunset clauses in the legislation. But the position is now changing.   The schemes comprise the Enterprise Investment […]

Year-end tax planning seminar recording

Year-end tax planning

During this year-end tax planning session, Gravita’s Tax Partner, Nigel May, took a look at a number of tax areas. Video recordings found below [41 minutes total]. Nigel covers:   The effect of the new 25% corporation tax rate from 1 April 2023 R&D The new basis for taxing self-employed and partnership profits  £1M AIA/capital […]