Tens of thousands of fake HMRC websites taken down

Posted in Latest News on August 1, 2018

Figures published by HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) show that 20,750 malicious websites have been taken down over the last year – 29 per cent more than …

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Documents reveal HMRC plans to secretly access bank account information

Posted in Latest News on August 1, 2018

Documents published online have revealed HM Revenue & Customs’ (HMRC) plans to secretly access bank account information. The planned new powers come …

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MTD Software – Is your current provider prepared?

Posted in Latest News, MTD, Press Releases on July 19, 2018

If your business is VAT registered and has a turnover above £85k, from April 2019 you will no longer be able to submit your VAT return online – you …

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UK’s tax gap continues to fall

Posted in Latest News on July 3, 2018

Figures released by HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) show that the UK’s tax gap – the difference between tax owed and actual receipts – is continuing …

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Small businesses say the Government should simplify business rates

Posted in Latest News on July 3, 2018

A survey has revealed strong support from the UK’s small business community for measures to simplify business rates. A total of 71 per cent of the small …

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Professionals call on Treasury not to lower VAT threshold before MTD and Brexit

Posted in Latest News on July 3, 2018

The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) of the Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) has called on the Treasury to resist pressure to reduce the VAT …

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A quarter of dads may be missing out on paternity pay, according to a new report

Posted in Latest News on July 3, 2018

The TUC has launched a new campaign calling on the Government to extend paternity pay to more workers, after discovering that a quarter of fathers may …

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More than two-fifths of small business owners are still unaware of MTD

Posted in Latest News, MTD on July 3, 2018

According to a new study, Making Tax Digital (MTD) is currently one of the biggest concerns for VAT-registered small business owners. The research, prepared …

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Building contractors will have to comply with complex new VAT rules

Posted in Latest News on July 3, 2018

Those working in the construction and building industry are being encouraged to get to grips with a new way of accounting for VAT. From 1 October 2019, …

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‘Bank of Mum and Dad’ feels the squeeze

Posted in Latest News on June 4, 2018

The average amount contributed by parents towards home purchases has fallen by 17 per cent over the last year, according to Legal & General (L&G). …

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