NEWS

Search News Articles

blog header image
NEWS
HMRC LAUNCHES 'ONLINE BANKING' FOR TAXES
Posted: 14th March 2016
HM Revenue & Customs has launched online tax accounts as part of a wider plan to make all taxes digital by 2020A bit like online banking accounts ...
blog header image
NEWS
CHANCELLOR STANDS FIRM ON CONSTRUCTION WORKERS' TAX WHAMMY
Posted: 14th March 2016
The chancellor made a U-turn on controversial cuts to tax credits but there was no reversal of plans to scrap tax relief on travel and subsistence exp...
blog header image
NEWS
HMRC DELAYS ARE DRIVING UP CIS REGISTRATIONS
Posted: 14th March 2016
This is being attributed to crippling delays in receiving end-of-year tax refundsData obtained by accountant Nixon Williams under the Freedom of Infor...
blog header image
NEWS
APSCO RESPONDS TO AUTUMN STATEMENT – IR35 HIATUS FOR UK FLEXIBLE RECRUITMENT MARKET
Posted: 14th March 2016
The Association of Professional Staffing Companies (APSCo) has responded to today’s Autumn Statement highlighting the expected changes to travel and...
blog header image
NEWS
NEW SUGGESTED APPROACH TO IR35 PUT TO HMRC
Posted: 14th March 2016
A new approach to IR35 has been put forward to HM Revenue & Customs ahead of the chancellor’s Autumn Statement next monthOutlined by the Charter...
blog header image
NEWS
OSBORNE WARNED AGAINST A CAP ON CONTRACTING
Posted: 14th March 2016
George Osborne would risk a revolt from his own parliamentary colleagues if Autumn Statement 2015 contains a reported plan to ban PSC contracting for ...
blog header image
NEWS
OFFSHORE EVASION OFFENCE GIVEN SAFEGUARDS
Posted: 14th March 2016
This should ensure that people who make errors over relatively small sums of tax do not get caught by the offence which, for now, will apply just to i...
blog header image
NEWS
FCSA DISMISSES CAB CLAIMS ON BOGUS SELF-EMPLOYMENT
Posted: 14th March 2016
The Freelancer and Contractor Services Association (FCSA) has rejected a report from the Citizen's Advice Bureau (CAB) which claims around 460,000 peo...
blog header image
NEWS
UK ECONOMY IS GROWING, BUT THE SAME OLD WEAKNESSES ARE STILL THERE
Posted: 14th March 2016
The release of the growth figures by the Official for National Statistics is a bit like peeling an onionUK number crunchers have three goes at estimat...
blog header image
NEWS
UK ECONOMIC RECOVERY DRIVEN BY HARDWORKING CONTRACTORS, SAYS JULIA KERMODE
Posted: 14th March 2016
Interestingly, the Labour party has started saying it must reach out to self-employed, with their 'Red Shift' group believing the party is doomed to f...