Tax bodies

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Self-serve tax easier said than done

Tax professionals voice a wide range of concerns over plans to fundamentally alter the working relationship between them and HMRC

20 Sep 2011

Mike Clasper

Institutes to help HMRC improve performance standards

Profession will work with taxman in "groundbreaking" initiative to improve standards

14 Sep 2011

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10% of HMRC compliance officers reaching retirement age

Parliamentary answer reveals ageing workforce

13 Sep 2011

Test drive HMRC's speedy new model

Taxman's new fast-track process looks to avoid the slow car-crash of the enquiry process, writes Neil Tipping

23 Aug 2011

ICAS warns against Scottish corporation tax

Institute says separate rate will encourage profit shifting

15 Aug 2011

Accountants do what they can for riot-hit businesses

Advisors' services will not bring looted businesses back to full health but they can help

15 Aug 2011

Agent strategy 'contains fundamental issues'

CIoT and ATT warn that agent registration must have independent oversight

11 Aug 2011

OECD appoints new tax head

Pascal Saint Amans takes top tax role

02 Aug 2011

MPs refute HMRC reasons for poor service standards

The Treasury select committee said problems with NPS cannot be blamed for long-running issue

01 Aug 2011

OTS proposes dropping GAAP for small businesses

The Office of Tax Simplification suggests cash accounting for small businesses

29 Jul 2011

Disincorporated businesses could benefit from relief

The Office of Tax Simplification consults on small business taxation

28 Jul 2011

Tax computer says no...

Increasing impersonalisation of the tax system will discourage the UK's good taxpaying culture, warns David Ingall

22 Jul 2011

Taxman plans £235m cuts to IT

HMRC aims to reduce IT costs by £235m, a NAO report reveals

20 Jul 2011

Fix PAYE or risk 'grave' consequences, says tax reform group

Tax reform group warns HMRC that fixing PAYE before the introduction of further systems is urgent

20 Jul 2011

Strathie to take three-month break

HMRC chief executive to undergo surgery, a spokesman has announced

19 Jul 2011

Dishonest advisors to be named and shamed

HMRC's strategy for dealing with dishonest tax agents has been released

14 Jul 2011

Colin - war chest

14 Jul 2011

HMRC must embrace tax advisors

HMRC must appreciate the need for experienced advisors to bridge the gap between confused taxpayers and a struggling Revenue, says Andrew Meeson

13 Jul 2011

First step in NI-income tax merger applauded

CIoT president Anthony Thomas welcomes the beginning of a process that could merge National Insurance and income tax

11 Jul 2011

Tax Law Rewrite Project stirs up dissent

The Tax Law Rewrite Project met with approval for its simple language but experts said the opportunity to simplify legislation was missed

08 Jul 2011

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A client's new in-house accountant forces the Practitioner to up their game

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A client's new in-house accountant forces the Practitioner to up their game

HMRC must apply common sense to pay-up first plans

For those who espouse the morals of paying tax, HMRC's latest strategy doesn't quite sit right

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