After more than two years of back and forth with Brussels, time is very nearly up on the Brexit negotiations. Britain’s exit from the EU is set for the 29th March 2019 - and at the time of writing, still no deal has been struck.
Got that nagging feeling you’ve forgotten something important? It might just be your 2017/18 tax return - with the deadline for Self Assessment looming on the 31st January 2019.
The season of giving is upon us once more, and lo and behold, at this time of year, even HMRC gets in on the goodwill act.
There are a number of small Christmas tax breaks available to businesses on festive gifts and celebrations,
Recent reports in the press (October 2018), have highlighted the fact that HMRC has only fully tested 23 software products compatible with Making Tax Digital (MTD) due to delays in rolling out the full trial.
There are various reasons why you may have paid more tax than you needed to for a tax year. For example, if you only worked at the start of the year, you may not have received all of your personal allowance.
A sharp rise in the number of scam emails and text messages targeting taxpayers has been flagged by HMRC, with renewed warnings that criminals are attempting to trick the public into thinking they have received a tax rebate so they hand over their account and personal details.