Taxpayers warned of Requirement to Correct as deadline approaches

Taxpayers with undeclared offshore tax liabilities, including Income Tax, Capital Gains Tax or Inheritance Tax, are obligated to disclose these liabilities to HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) on or before 30 September 2018 under HM Revenue & Customs’ Requirement to Correct (RTC) regime. The same rules apply to taxpayers with undeclared UK tax liabilities that … Continue reading

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

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has published data which reveals that more than 100,000 first-time buyers have benefited from Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) reforms announced at the last Budget. During the period until 30 June this year, 121,500 first-time buyers saved a combined total of £284 million according to HMRC. First-time buyers who purchase … Continue reading

Documents reveal HMRC plans to secretly access bank account information

Documents published online have revealed HM Revenue & Customs’ (HMRC) plans to secretly access bank account information. The planned new powers come in the form of information orders, which are used by the Revenue to determine that taxpayers are paying the correct amounts of Income Tax, Corporation Tax, Capital Gains Tax and VAT. Banks, building … Continue reading