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More than 100,000 first-time buyers benefit from Stamp Duty Land Tax reforms


6 Aug 2018

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has published data which reveals that more than 100,000 first-time buyers have benefited from Stamp …
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Taxpayers warned of Requirement to Correct as deadline approaches


6 Aug 2018

Taxpayers with undeclared offshore tax liabilities, including Income Tax, Capital Gains Tax or Inheritance Tax, are obligated to disclose these …
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Reminder on changes to Corporation Tax notices


6 Aug 2018

On 19 September 2016 HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) decided to stop sending out paper copies of several important documents …
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UK’s tax gap continues to fall


5 Jul 2018

Figures released by HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) show that the UK’s tax gap – the difference between tax owed …
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Small businesses say the Government should simplify business rates


5 Jul 2018

A survey has revealed strong support from the UK’s small business community for measures to simplify business rates. A total …
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Professionals call on Treasury not to lower VAT threshold before MTD and Brexit


5 Jul 2018

The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) of the Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) has called on the Treasury to …
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More than two-fifths of small business owners are still unaware of MTD


5 Jul 2018

According to a new study, Making Tax Digital (MTD) is currently one of the biggest concerns for VAT-registered small business …
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Building contractors will have to comply with complex new VAT rules


5 Jul 2018

Those working in the construction and building industry are being encouraged to get to grips with a new way of …
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Vigilance urged as fraudsters fake security measures to access bank accounts


4 Jun 2018

Businesses and individuals are being encouraged to redouble their vigilance as fraudsters fake security measures in order to gain the …
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Ministers make an about-turn on tax haven transparency measures


4 Jun 2018

In a reverse of its previous position, the Government has backed measures to increase the transparency of offshore tax havens. …
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