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Warning to keep HMRC guidance copy as evidence

Date: 02/12/14

Anyone relying on HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) guidance published online are warned to keep printouts or screengrabs to protect them in case they are subject to an investigation. The warning has been issued following complaints that information... Read More

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Small employers warned on RTI penalties

Date: 26/11/14

Small employers are warned they could face penalties if they fail to submit payroll details under the new Real Time Information (RTI) system. Under RTI, employers must report the amount of money paid to staff either on weekly or monthly basis.  It... Read More

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HMRC fake tax refund warning

Date: 03/11/14

Individuals are warned to be on the lookout for fake tax refund emails, after a reported 70% increase in the past six months. HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) says it has received reports of almost 75, 000 fraudulent phishing emails between April and... Read More

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Shared parental leave to come into force

Date: 21/10/14

Employees are reminded that from 5 April 2015, additional paternity leave and pay will be abolished to be replaced by shared parental leave (SPL). Employees who are parents will be entitled to SPL in the year following their child's birth or in the... Read More

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Taxpayers warned over email scam

Date: 03/10/14

Taxpayers are warned to be vigilant about another HMRC email scam suggesting that they have been removed from self-assessment. This email purports to come from HM Revenue and Customs and includes the tax authority's green logo.  The email tells the... Read More

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