Scammers take advantage of businesses ignorance on EU VAT rules - 16/08/2017

Businesses across the UK are being targeted by scammers who are charging them to update companies VAT registration numbers online, when it is not necessary.


Landlords – unpaid tax should be declared sooner rather than later - 16/08/2017

Landlords are being advised that HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) is redoubling its efforts to crackdown on individuals who fail to properly report their taxes.


Making Tax Digital delayed by at least a year for the majority of businesses - 16/08/2017

The Government has announced that it plans to delay the full implementation of digital taxation until 2020.


Taylor report recommends review of cash-in-hand - 16/08/2017

Cash-in-hand payments should be replaced with technology driven alternatives in the hopes of collecting up to £6 billion more in tax - this is the conclusion of a Government-commissioned review conducted by Matthew Taylor, head of the think-tank the Royal Society of Arts.


Two fifths of SMEs say investment plans have been negatively affected by Brexit - 16/08/2017

A new survey from the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has revealed that more than 40 per cent of UK businesses believe that Brexit has hurt their investment plans.


Credit and debit card charges to be banned as cashless economy grows - 11/07/2017

From January next year businesses across the UK need to ensure that consumers are no longer being charged extra for paying by debit or credit card, according to new legislation from the Government.


HMRC given an extra £5.3 million to enforce minimum wage compliance - 11/07/2017

According to the Government’s latest Labour Market Enforcement Strategy report HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) is to receive an additional £5.3 million of funding in 2017/18 to ensure businesses are paying employees the national minimum wage (NMW) and national living wage (NLW).


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