PAYE returns show common errors
HMRC has issued a summary of the most common errors found on 2004-05 end of year PAYE returns, along with recommended solutions. The top mistakes on complete returns were:
# Tax codes - incorrect characters and format: the Revenue listed a range of mistakes in this area, including the use of leading zeros, the omission of suffixes, and use of the wrong suffixes.
# Date of birth - invalid date (e.g.