Taxation of the unincorporated business for Paper P6 (UK) - part (a): self-test

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(1). Zhou began trading on 1 June 2014. Accounts will be prepared to either:

(i) 31 December, or
(ii) 30 April.

What are the basis periods for the first three tax years and what is the overlap period in respect of each of the two alternative year ends?

(2). Paula began trading on 1 June 2013. She has a tax adjusted trading loss for the tax year 2013/14.

What are the alternative reliefs available in respect of this trading loss?