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Revenue tests new trigger to increase the accuracy of PAYE codes


19 Jun 2019

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) is trialling a new trigger, which is intended to improve the accuracy of employees’ PAYE …
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Pass on up to £950,000 tax-free in 2019-20


7 May 2019

As of 6 April, direct descendants can inherit up to £950,000 completely free of income tax from their parents or …
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Beware the Employer Compliance Check Questionnaire


7 May 2019

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) is understood to be sending out “Employer Compliance Check Questionnaires” without notifying agents, which could …
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Employers must comply with new payslip rules


7 May 2019

Under the Government’s Good Work Plan, more than 300,000 workers have received a payslip for the first time under new …
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Additional year to prepare for Making Tax Digital for taxes other than VAT


7 May 2019

The Chancellor’s Spring Statement contained an important nugget of information for businesses that had been wondering when they will need …
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IR35: off-payroll working rules set to change next year


7 May 2019

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has published new guidance on the expansion of the IR35 requirements to contractors working in …
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Registering for Making Tax Digital for VAT takes seven days, warns HM Revenue & Customs


7 May 2019

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has warned businesses across the UK that the registration process for Making Tax Digital (MTD) …
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Are you registered for Making Tax Digital yet?


2 Apr 2019

Launched on 1 April 2019, most VAT registered businesses are now required to comply with the new Making Tax Digital …
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ITV presenter Lorraine Kelly wins important IR35 appeal


2 Apr 2019

Lorraine Kelly has won an appeal against HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) at a First Tier Tribunal (FTT) following a …
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UK SMEs hit by £17.4 billion cybercrime bill in 2018


2 Apr 2019

New research from internet service provider, Beaming, has revealed that in 2018 UK small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) were affected …
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