HMRC has issued a clarification on its position with regards to VAT charges for insurance introductory services. Shimon Shaw outlines the key details.

HMRC will use debt collection agencies to recover £140 million in unpaid taxes this year.


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.


Rebecca Benneyworth examines the pros and cons of proposals to streamline the payroll system.


In a consultative frenzy, HMRC this week issued eight separate documents setting out its proposals for new rules and reforms ranging from PAYE to pensions tax, furnished holiday lettings rules, con


Businesses that don't manage their tax debts properly may face insolvency and be unable to take advantage of HMRC's Time to Pay scheme, warn experts.


HMRC hits back at claims of ‘disappointing’ response to Liechtenstein Disclosure Opportunity.

The telecoms operator has ended a ten year dispute with HMRC by agreeing to pay back £1.25bn over five years.

The new powers came into force over a year ago, but accountants are still unclear about what it means for them and their clients. Neil Tipping offers a handy summary.


There is a natural and understandable tendency to put off dealing with irritating red tape until the last minute.