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Accelerated payment notices score 99% success rate

Accelerated payment notices score 99% success rate

Posted in Latest News on January 6, 2015

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) says it has secured almost all the disputed tax due from the first group of tax avoidance scheme users to receive accelerated …

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Support scheme creates 60,000 new bosses

Support scheme creates 60,000 new bosses

Posted in Latest News on January 6, 2015

Hundreds of people became their own boss every week over the last year after receiving support from a government scheme. More than 450 new businesses were …

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HMRC offers new online payment option

HMRC offers new online payment option

Posted in Latest News on January 6, 2015

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has introduced a new online payment service for customers paying self assessment or VAT tax bills by debit card. HMRC, …

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Solicitors targeted in new tax crackdown

Solicitors targeted in new tax crackdown

Posted in Latest News on January 6, 2015

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) is targeting solicitors with a new tax-gathering campaign. The Solicitors’ Tax Campaign, which was launched on 8 December, …

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Many happy returns on Christmas Day

Many happy returns on Christmas Day

Posted in Latest News on January 6, 2015

Almost 2,000 people filed online tax returns on Christmas Day, according to new HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) figures. HMRC received 1,773 online tax …

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Autumn Statement 2014

Autumn Statement 2014

Posted in Latest News on December 3, 2014

This was the final Autumn Statement of the current Parliament ahead of the election in May 2015. Delivered with passion, George Osborne hailed the UK as …

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Taskforce bid to limit impact of holiday pay ruling

Taskforce bid to limit impact of holiday pay ruling

Posted in Latest News on December 1, 2014

Business Secretary Vince Cable has set up a taskforce to assess the potential impact of an employment appeal tribunal ruling on overtime and holiday pay. …

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VAT service for digital businesses open for registration

VAT service for digital businesses open for registration

Posted in Latest News on December 1, 2014

Thousands of UK businesses supplying digital services to consumers across the European Union (EU) can now register for a new online VAT service. Signing …

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Small employers ‘lack confidence on pension issues’

Small employers ‘lack confidence on pension issues’

Posted in Latest News on December 1, 2014

Less than a quarter of small and micro employers feel confident about dealing with pension issues and many expect to turn to accountants for help. The …

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Service cuts employment tribunal claims

Service cuts employment tribunal claims

Posted in Latest News on December 1, 2014

More than 1,500 people a week are contacting a service that helps employers and employees to resolve workplace disputes without going to an employment …

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