CIOT

Mike Clasper

Institutes to help HMRC improve performance standards

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

14 Sep 2011

CIoT

Agent strategy 'contains fundamental issues'

CIoT and ATT warn that agent registration must have independent oversight

11 Aug 2011

Anthony Thomas

The tax system needs trust, says CIoT

President Anthony Thomas calls on the UK tax system to work more effectively, following Treasury Select Committee concerns

01 Aug 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

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

Advisor registration must have independent oversight, says CIoT

CIoT: HMRC must not have sole oversight over any enrollment process for tax advisors

01 Jun 2011

Overview: New CIoT president Anthony Thomas

The institute's new president pulled no punches against HMRC - but the taxman could benefit in the long run

26 May 2011

HMRC/CIoT relationship at its worst, says new president

Anthony Thomas to announce at CIoT AGM the end of "special relationship" with HMRC

17 May 2011

CIoT president emphasises HMRC relationship

Anthony Thomas' inaugural speech to stress importance of building trust with HMRC

17 May 2011

Tax body slams record checking plans

Plans to check the records of 50,000 businesses will fail to improve record keeping

18 Mar 2011

Institutes call for technical tax support for MPs

The CIOT and ICAEW have welcomed the proposal for tax professionals to be involved in legislation at an early stage

15 Mar 2011

HMRC's PAYE reforms slammed by CIoT

Institutes protests tight timescale set by the taxman to change PAYE systems

11 Mar 2011

iXBRL delay - what's the harm?

03 Feb 2011

To defer or not to defer

How much of a chance do campaigners have of deferring incoming tax filing requirements?

03 Feb 2011

Accounting institutes call on Treasury to delay iXBRL

A letter signed by the five largest institutes in the country has been sent to the Treasury requesting a delay to iXBRL

01 Feb 2011

Tax group awards honorary fellowships

Former Treasury civil servant and institute general secretary are honoured by the Chartered Institute of Taxation

12 Jan 2011

Tax simplification project arrows in on 74 reliefs

Office of Tax Simplification focuses on 74 reliefs that could be simplified or scrapped

14 Dec 2010

CIoT warns against retrospective tax changes

CIoT warns overhauling tax law retrospectively damages confidence in the UK tax system

25 Nov 2010

CIoT says advisers will welcome Lib Dem tax evasion crackdown

Cutbacks at HMRC should not mean lessening of efforts to tackle evasion, the Chartered Institute of Taxation has said

20 Sep 2010

CIOT warns HMRC on "short-sighted" tax form overhaul

CIoT top brass believes plans to stop issuing agents copies of some client forms will result in more work for the taxman

15 Sep 2010

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Bank raiding powers could put HMRC at top of insolvency pecking order

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The Practitioner: The promise of the pension pot

The combination of pensions drawdown and enterprise investment tax planning makes the Practitioner's mouth water - but can the firm get its pensioners lined up in a row?

Leader: Charity begins at home

With so many accountants require support and counselling, an already charitable profession must consider where its efforts go

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Social networking: How does the Top 50 stack up?

Firms are failing to realise the business benefits of social media sites such as utilising LinkedIn

Colin: There's nothing like a well-thought-out plan

Colin wonders whether some SMEs are keeping it too simple

Taking Stock: When tax is stranger than fiction

Sometimes you just can't make it up, TS finds

Scrapping IR35 all very well – but what else?

IR35 has proven ineffective, but 'what are the alternatives?' asks Calum Fuller

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