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I know we are all waiting for the wonderful day that we can file accounts/CT600 for limited companies with post 31/3/11 year ends.

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The Professional Contractors Group (PCG) has

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A new computer system that will administer the single benefit credit is “guaranteed” to fail because the benefit system is so complicated, a consultant has claimed.

A Wolverhampton phone retailer has been jailed for committing VAT fraud worth £754,000.

HMRC’s Business Records Checks programme has been scaled back, despite claims by the Revenue that it is in fact extending it.

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The amount of tax that went uncollected in 2009-10 was £35bn, down £4bn from the previous year, according to the latest estimate of the UK “tax gap” published by HMRC.

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Fraudulent “phishing” emails purporting to be from the taxman have risen by about 300% over the past year, according to HMRC.

The ICAEW Tax Faculty has broadly welcomed proposals on the Agent Strategy, but still has a ‘number of reservations’ on how tax agents will engage with HMRC.

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HM Treasury will continue in its fight against tax avoidance by the UK's wealthiest people with the recruitment of an additional 2,250 tax inspectors.

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Britain’s top tax official has defended HMRC’s strategy for tackling tax evasion and the recent tax deal with Switzerland. Nick Huber reports.

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