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Autumn Budget 2017 – The headlines

Autumn Budget 2017 – The headlines

An unusually jovial Chancellor delivered his first Autumn Budget with restless backbenchers behind him, waiting to hear proposals on how their...

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Cyber security: don’t get caught out!

Cyber security: don’t get caught out!

The most recent high profile victim of a cyber attack, the credit reference agency Equifax, has had to revise upwards to 694,000 the number of UK...

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HMRC plays musical fish

HMRC plays musical fish

The HMRC Music Royalties Team has been writing out to individuals it suspects have not declared all of their music royalty payments.

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A VAT questionnaire for ghosts and moonlighters

A VAT questionnaire for ghosts and moonlighters

HMRCs Hidden Economy Teams (HETs) search for individuals and businesses who illegally evade tax and VAT as 'ghosts' and 'moonlighters...

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What next for Making Tax Digital?

What next for Making Tax Digital?

Last night Jane Ellison, the Minister previously responsible for Making Tax Digital (MTD), lost her Battersea seat in the General Election. What...

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Is it really you making the repayment claim?

Is it really you making the repayment claim?

HMRC appears to have stepped up the number of repayment security checks it undertakes, judging by an influx of letters we have recently seen.

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Play your cards right

Play your cards right

Following the launch of the Card Transaction Campaign last month, HMRC has been writing to businesses, asking them to review the level of income...

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MTD pilot launch update

MTD pilot launch update

HMRC is going to invite unincorporated businesses and landlords to participate in a Making Tax Digital (MTD) pilot from 3 April 2017. The...

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Budget 2017 – the headlines

Budget 2017 – the headlines

Spreadsheet Phil delivered a bitter pill to the self-employed in the last ever spring budget today, increasing Class 4 National Insurance...

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