Tax and accounting software house Forbes Computer this month claimed to be the first UK organisation to file a set of iXBRL abbreviated accounts with Companies House.
AccountingWEB members have flagged up a minor bug in HMRC’s Corporation Tax efiling mechanism that blocks submissions that include both PDF and iXBRL format files for computations and accounts.
HMRC confirmed that this month’s update is the final edition it will send out of its Employer’s CD-ROM.
Government ministers have advised professional representatives that they will make online filing of VAT returns compulsory for all businesses from 2012.
HMRC has published figures showing that it has “progressively delivered” against Lord Carter’s targets for online filing of Self Assessment, Corporation Tax, PAYE and VAT returns.
In conjunction with AccountingWEB.co.uk, the tax and practice wing of IRIS group has published a detailed whitepaper setting out what accountants need to do to file Corporation Tax returns online u
There is a natural and understandable tendency to put off dealing with irritating red tape until the last minute.
HMRC announced in June that the Extra Statuory Concession B46 (ESC B46) allowing a seven-day grace period for late employers’ and contractors’ returns will cease from 31 March 2011.
The majority of Corporation Tax suppliers are ahead of schedule on their iXBRL projects according to HMRC's Julian Hatt.
One of the stragglers in Lord Carter’s march to universal online filing is the P11D Expenses and Benefits form and its siblings.
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- Prescribed particulars (of rights attached to shares) 75,183 43
- RTI troublespots: Low paid directors 39,107 128
- iXBRL/XBRL Accounts 30,640 14
- The IT Zone guide to payroll services and software - 2008 update 24,175 2