There have been raised concerns over a ban imposed by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) on paying tax by credit card or via the Post Office.
As another year draws to an end, Kilby Fox would like to take a moment to reflect on 2017. With the Self-Assessment Tax Return deadline being 31st January 2017, the year always starts off busy. Kilby Fox often welcome new clients in January and this year was no different.
The Pensions Regulator is reminding employers that they need to comply with their auto enrolment duties.
At this time of year some employers may wish to make small gifts to their employees.
HMRC have issued the October 2017 Employer Bulletin which contains a number of articles relevant to employers on payroll related issues.
Chancellor Philip Hammond has announced that he will deliver the Autumn Budget on Wednesday 22 November.
The government have issued information on how Making Tax Digital for Business (MTDfB) is expected to work for VAT once the rules are introduced in April 2019.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has begun carrying out employer spot checks to make sure employers are complying with their automatic enrolment duties and that they are giving their staff the workplace pensions they’re entitled to. According to the TPR these inspections help them to understand any challenges employers are facing, and whether TPR need to make any changes to their guidance. This also enables them to identify employers who fail to meet their duties, and take enforcement action where necessary.
The government are offering compensation to those who have been affected by problems with the implementation of Tax-Free Childcare.
New company car advisory fuel rates have been published which took effect from 1 September 2017. The guidance states: ‘You can use the previous rates for up to one month from the date the new rates apply’. The rates only apply to employees using a company car.