During the pandemic many people, including the Bedrock team, have had to work from home which has had its benefits but also meant additional household costs such as increased utility bills for heating during the winter months.
HMRC has published a number of tax-related consultations and calls for evidence on a range of tax administration and tax policy areas.
The Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak has presented his 2021 Budget with the snappy subtitle of ‘Protecting the jobs and livelihoods of the British people’ to the House of Commons today. Here we’re going to focus on the tax related announcements which primarily affect businesses.
HMRC has announced that taxpayers who have to submit a Self Assessment won’t receive a late filing penalty if they didn’t make the end of January deadline so long as they file their late tax return online by 28 February.
HMRC is starting to investigate businesses that it suspects have been abusing the government’s Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) that provided financial support for employees placed on furlough.
Recent reports suggest that HMRC conducted 337,000 enquiries into UK taxpayers last year, if you are one of them under the spotlight here are some things to consider.
There was a tax ‘give-away’ in last week’s Budget announcement with supplies of e-books, digital magazines, e-newspapers and academic e-journals to be zero-rated from 1 December 2020 in the same way as printed material.
HMRC has published new guidance to people identify schemes that wrongly claim to increase their take-home pay if they’re a contractor or agency worker.
HMRC are seeking views on draft revisions to their Charter which sets out the standard of behaviour and values that HMRC aspires to when interacting with customers.
HMRC has updated its fact sheet on the Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) service for customers who need extra support, this has prompted us to take another look at what the service offers.