In recent days, it has emerged that HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) is investigating new ways in which robotics and artificial intelligence (AI) could be used to check the accuracy of tax returns. Continue reading HMRC experimenting with robotics and AI
The Treasury has announced new legislation which is hoped to even the playing field for businesses trading in the UK and ensure that they all pay their fair share of tax. Continue reading HMRC to help make tax system fairer
As the UK tax year comes to an end, you may not have considered how the new devolved Scottish rate of income tax (SRIT) will affect you, your business or your family. Here are three things which you should know about tax in 2018/19. Continue reading Three upcoming tax changes you may not have considered
HM Revenue & Customs has published a new report on how businesses can begin preparing for the new Customs Declaration Service (CDS). Continue reading Are you ready for the new Customs Declaration Service?
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has revised its GDP forecast for 2018 from 1.1 per cent to 1.4 per cent. Continue reading BCC predicts stronger UK growth forecast
While the Chancellor’s first Spring Statement was a largely uneventful affair with no major tax or spending changes, he did announce a number of consultations, which provide an interesting insight into his future plans. Continue reading Could the penny drop?
In recent days, the Institute of Fiscal Studies (IFS) has forecast that colossal tax rises will be required between now and 2025 in order to cut the UK’s deficit in line with Government pledges. Continue reading IFS warns mega tax rises are required to cut deficit
While yesterday’s Spring Statement revealed little, it did call for views on how plastic taxes could help the environment. Continue reading Chancellor calls for views on plastic tax
In recent days, several reports have emerged suggesting that bogus phone calls from fraudsters posing as HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) officials are growing increasingly common across the UK. Continue reading HMRC telephone scams growing increasingly common
Paying your workforce should be simple. But with ever-changing legislation and regulation, payroll can be one of the more tricky aspects of running a business. With this in mind, we’re here to help you get to grips with upcoming changes which all employers should be aware of. Continue reading Are you aware of the new payroll changes? Tips, tricks and more for employers