Luke Bacon (St Ives)

Luke joined Whitings as a trainee in 2017, six months after graduating with a degree in Business Economics. He now performs a range of work encompassing accounts preparation, audit and tax compliance for a variety of clients at our St Ives office and is working towards qualifying with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

Outside of work, Luke is a member of Huntingdon Rowing Club and enjoys partaking in the occasional paddle along the river Great Ouse at the weekends, weather permitting!

My Latest Blogs
11th January 2022 31-Jan-22 tax: can it be reduced?

For those clients that prepare self-assessment personal tax returns, 31 January is always tax payment day. This tax will primarily be based on your personal income for the tax year ended 5 April 2021, potentially made up of 2 components: The balancing payment for 2020/21 (total 2020/21 tax less 31-Jan-21 and 31-Jul-21 payments on account).…

14th September 2021 End of SDLT Holiday

Back in July 2020, The Government launched the so-called Stamp Duty Holiday for residential properties, as part of a strategy to give the UK property market a much-needed boost during the Covid 19 pandemic. Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) is payable on purchases of UK property. The amount of consideration which is exempt from SDLT…