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    #16
    Thank you for your work in the NHS!

    I've found that the first sessions were the most valuable in terms of what could be saved, and the value has diminished slightly and the costs of the returns being done has stayed the same/slightly increased, so it feels like it's less worth it.
    But, obviously, some of the savings recur each year and there's a lot less stress.

    And the accountancy costs seem acceptable as business expenses (although, as far as I can see they shouldn't really be).
    So you get the standard tax payer's "discount."
    When I post, I am expressing an opinion - feel free to disagree, I have been wrong before.
    Please don't act on my suggestions without checking with a grown-up (ideally some kind of expert).

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      #17
      Thank you for your kind words JP and the tips re using an accountant. Having been taxed at source all my working life this is very useful information. I will look round for an accountant. A friend of mine who is also a landlord as well as having a day job has one, so maybe a personal recommendation is the way to go. Thanks again.

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