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25 November 2015
Good morning, guys. Here’s the lowdown for this fine Monday. Best of luck for the week ahead.
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HMRC is sticking to its annual target for criminal prosecutions of tax evasion despite criticism from MPs that it is ‘failing’ UK taxpayers.
Good morning. HMRC are back in the news again this morning, but on the bright side, the IFAC has some good news for the profession.
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Big news in this morning’s lowdown: HMRC apologises for unacceptably poor call record.
HMRC apologises for ‘unacceptably poor’ call record
The first-tier tribunal has dismissed an appeal against HMRC’s assessment of a termination payment, concluding that although the payment was made due to redundancy it was still fully taxable as
Mark Lee draws out the salient points from a recent piece of HMRC research into why and how smaller businesses choose their accountants.
The government have imposed a 45% corporation tax on restitution interest from 21 October without any warning or consultation.
- ICAS: HMRC record checks are “flawed” 244,310 18
- Reasonable Excuse scorecard 2011: Taxpayers 20 HMRC 12 54,345 17
- HMRC helplines begin move to 03 numbers 46,609 19
- HMRC ‘reasonable excuse’ definition under fire 31,655 22
- No UTR? A guide to your options 28,974 11