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PAYE warning to employers

Date: 13/01/14

Employers could face in-year penalties next year if they fail to submit their Pay As You Earn (PAYE) returns on time. The warning comes as HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) is starting to send out electronic notifications to employers who appear to be... Read More

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Time running out to take advantage of higher pension allowance

Date: 13/01/14

Individuals are advised to ensure they don't miss an opportunity to take advantage of the current pension allowance limits before changes take effect in April. The annual pension allowance will be reduced from £50, 000 to £40, 000 from April,... Read More

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Don't miss out on temporary AIA increase

Date: 10/12/13

Businesses have just over a year left to take advantage of a temporary ten-fold increase in the annual investment allowance (AIA) for plant and machinery. The AIA, which enables business owners to write off a certain amount of their qualifying... Read More

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New rules permit recovery of unpaid Class 2 National Insurance via PAYE Coding Notice

Date: 09/12/13

Employees should be aware of new rules that enable HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) to collect unpaid Class 2 National Insurance Contributions (NICs) through an individual's PAYE tax code as of April 2014. Payment requests for unpaid Class 2 NICs have... Read More

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Tax avoiders to be targeted by new HMRC taskforces

Date: 09/12/13

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has launched a number of new taskforces targeted at potential tax avoiders. Three taskforces have been launched focusing on individuals in the South and South East with offshore accounts, the road transport industry in... Read More

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