A company which currently owes Aberdeen-based construction firm Douglas and Stewart Construction more than £3 million has been liquidated.
Published 26 May 2020
Several workers have been saved from redundancy following the closure of James Davidson and Sons Ltd when it fell into administration in February.
Published 5 March 2020
Johnston Carmichael’s construction and property incentives team advised on a record £290 million of commercial property projects last year.
Published 8 October 2019
Construction contractors who don’t prepare for major VAT changes could face a host of financial difficulties from cashflow problems to reduced profit, one of the UK’s top VAT experts has warned.
Published 16 August 2019
Paul McGonigal explores the changes in VAT rules for supplies in the construction industry coming into force from October this year.
Published 24 April 2019
In the recent J&B Hopkins (“J&BH”) Upper Tier Tax Tribunal VAT case, the court agreed with HMRC’s view that the business should be assessed for underpaid VAT, even though the business felt that HMRC would unfairly benefit from such an assessment.
Published 11 February 2019
Two associated Aberdeenshire construction businesses have entered administration with the loss of 33 jobs.
Published 21 March 2018
The developer behind the transformation of a 17th century Gothic mansion in South Lanarkshire into a luxury hotel has fallen into administration.
Published 8 January 2018
Highland civil engineering firm Daviot Group Limited has been liquidated with all 31 employees losing their jobs.
Published 11 October 2017
A Dundee professional electrical services company has gone into liquidation resulting in nearly 100 jobs losses.
Published 31 August 2017