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Millions of people have not checked their online tax accounts for errors - 25 April 2018

Millions of people across the UK could be paying more tax than they need to, it has emerged, after figures …

Late payments in the spotlight after Carillion collapse - 25 April 2018

Small businesses in the UK have long been scourged by late payments, but the problem was brought into sharp focus …

Quarterly digital reporting to HM Revenue & Customs opens to self-employed individuals - 25 April 2018

Since March this year, self-employed individuals have had the option of reporting their income digitally to HM Revenue & Customs …

HMRC takes new steps to tackle online VAT fraud - 25 April 2018

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has been granted new powers to help combat online VAT fraud conducted on digital marketplaces. …

Are you one of the 90 per cent of businesses that are unprepared for GDPR? - 25 April 2018

With less than 60 days left until the deadline for compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), more than …

Government extends childcare voucher scheme for additional six months - 25 April 2018

Working parents across the UK will be delighted to hear that the Government has agreed to a six-month extension of …

Companies House changes to protect directors from identity fraud - 25 April 2018

Companies House will make its online directory safer to use following research that directors are ‚Äúdisproportionately‚ÄĚ targeted by identity thieves. …

Chancellor calls for Inheritance Tax review to make regime “fit for purpose” - 27 March 2018

The Chancellor, Philip Hammond, has asked the Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) to undertake a review of the Inheritance Tax …