Thanks, If there is some element of personal use then the part of the expenses for business use can still be deducted. So for example, if you have a car and use it for your personal life as well as business, the business elements should still be able to be deducted. It is a funny area: sure the bus...
Hello Jen I have some questions for you. 1. Help and support; for from the government 2. Benefits; carers ect 3. Healthy eating; meals 4. Places to go for free; carers and the person cared for 5. Eating; meals 6. housing: advice 7. For the person cared for; Ld This a list of things Hi Simon, Thanks...
I have several questions about car expenses: given that many households do not keep separate personal accounts, as all the money goes into a single pot and is then spent for the benefit of all, including the shared use of a single family car. 1. Can car lease costs be deducted either: a) in full or...
How exactly are the 24/7 carers supposed to get a break wheb the childrens hospices have introduced a cut off age and the adult hospices don't offer respite care? This is our situation. Eun Hi Eun, Thanks for your question. Arranging services It sounds as though your son has been assessed as needin...
Several people have asked about NHS Continuing Healthcare, and what this is. Below is a brief overview of NHS Continuing Healthcare, and details of where to access further advice. NHS Continuing Healthcare is a package of care that is arranged and funded solely by the NHS. To qualify for NHS Contin...
As a mother of a disabled child who I care for 24/7, way over the expected 35 hours you need to get carers allowance, why when I wanted to better myself by doing an access coarse which wud be during the day while kids at school, but because it's classed as full time (even tho its about 21 hours a w...
Hi Jen, I hope it's ok to ask a second question. My other query is about brief, temporary help for when a second pair of hands are required but won't be required in any ongoing way. Is there anyone who can be called on to come out and help like that ? I'm thinking of the odd time when I've not seem...
Hello Jen, I'd like to know what the options are for treatment for an elderly bedridden lady with dementia who might need a tooth filled ? Is there any way this kind of treatment could be done at home as other options would be both difficult and extremely distressing for this lady ? Involving socia...
Good morning. Do to my recent health problems I am really struggling to look after my husband and do my housework is there any help with this. Many thanks Hi Lillian, Thanks for your question. If your husband has not had a needs assessment from your local council he should request one of these (if ...
I've got a question if an elderly person with no assets no savings does not own a home and decides/is advised to enter residential care but he/she has debts what happens tl the debts? will the elderly person continue to repay the debts and any monies remaining be used to pay for their residential c...