Tax bodies

National Audit Office

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

Mike Clasper

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

KPMG graduates to take new ICAS tax training

More than 100 KPMG tax trainees to take new ICAS qualification

07 Jul 2011

OTS confirms pension and share scheme reviews

The Office of Tax Simplification confirms focus on simplifying tax systems for pensioners and share schemes

27 Jun 2011

Hartnett envious of Russell Brand's figures

Like an insecure 17 year old boy, HMRC is looking enviously at Russell Brand's figures

24 Jun 2011

Aaronson casts doubt on statutory GAAR

The study group on the general anti avoidance rule has said "it does not yet know" whether statutory rules will be feasible

23 Jun 2011

And it is a yes from Whiting

Will Whiting be the next host on the Tax Factor?

16 Jun 2011

HMRC staff to strike

The PCS union as called on HMRC staff to strike on 7 & 8 June in protest at its sick leave policy

06 Jun 2011

Tax enrolment could breach human rights

Tiered approach to advisors must be handled carefully, warn institute chiefs

03 Jun 2011

Colin: HMRC's identity crisis

02 Jun 2011

New system will improve tax quality, says HMRC chairman

Allowing advisors to input client data direct to HMRC will improve parties' relationships, says Mike Clasper

02 Jun 2011

HMRC chairman denies tax adviser "regulation"

Clasper: Taxman doesn't intend regulating advisors through proposed registration system

01 Jun 2011

HMRC: The Good, The Bad, and The Future

Graham Black, president of HMRC senior staff union ARC, runs through the good and bad at the tax department

01 Jun 2011

Treasury issues OTS job adverts

Permanent chair and tax director for Office of Tax Simplification being advertised

01 Jun 2011

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