HMRC Rejected Self Assessment Expenses and Excuses

HMRC Rejected Self Assessment Expenses and Excuses

HMRC have released the latest list of imaginative excuses made by individuals who failed to submit their self assessment return by 31 January deadline in 2017. When is comes to rejected self assessment expenses and excuses, they include alien sightings and being too...
Paying HMRC? Not at the post office or by credit card

Paying HMRC? Not at the post office or by credit card

When it comes to paying HMRC, many individuals with tax payments to make at the end of this month, need to be aware that HMRC have announced that they will no longer accept payments made at the Post Office or by credit card. HMRC have announced that with effect from...
Making Tax Digital – plans for VAT

Making Tax Digital – plans for VAT

Earlier this year, the government announced that businesses operating above the VAT-registration threshold, (currently £85,000), would be the first to enter the new Making Tax Digital (MTD) regime. We look at Making Tax Digital – plans for VAT. Now there are...
New HMRC online help for small business

New HMRC online help for small business

HMRC have recently set up a new online forum and webchat facility to provide help for small businesses and the self employed. This new HMRC online help for small business is aimed to give guidance to interested parties. It aims to provide guidance on starting in...
HMRC Computer Fix for Personal Tax Returns

HMRC Computer Fix for Personal Tax Returns

You may have heard that HMRC computer systems have had major problems correctly processing some 2016/17 self assessment tax returns. Essentially, there have been so many changes to personal tax legislation that HMRC software has struggled to cope. This required an...
Trusts Registration Service

Trusts Registration Service

HMRC have launched a new Trusts Registration Service (TRS), so that trustees can register their trust online and provide information on the beneficial owners of the trust. The new service launched in early July for trustees and replaces the 41G (Trust) paper form,...