The true story behind the PAYE figures

HMRC makes its fair share of errors, but the PAYE controversy is a rehash of old and ambiguous stories

20 Oct 2011

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HMRC 'X' over false PAYE names

'Mr X' appears on hundreds of PAYE returns, as HMRC calls on employers to clean up their act

19 Oct 2011


Backgrounder: Months of PAYE problems

PAYE reconciliation backlog leaves uncertainty, as HMRC argues that it is moving towards resolution

19 Oct 2011

Hedge fund in £32.5m PAYE dispute

Cheyne Capital handed bill by HMRC over PAYE and National Insurance payments

10 Oct 2011

Real-time PAYE timetable remains too tight

The government's response to the real time information consultation makes few concessions to the critics of its short timeframe

05 Oct 2011

Employment ruling could affect tax status of one million workers

Businesses set to pay PAYE instead of Schedule D tax after Supreme Court ruling

12 Aug 2011

PAYE path needs careful navigation

PAYE ship steers a steady course but there are still obstacles ahead, says John Andrews

29 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

Sort out PAYE before new system starts, warns lobby group

PAYE problems must be resolved before new system starts, according to the Low Income Tax Reform Group

14 Jul 2011

NAO: Taxman in control of large business disputes

HMRC has good governance in place to manage large biz-tax disputes, says NAO

08 Jul 2011

PAYE tolerance level to revert to £50

HMRC announces underpayment tolerance to drop from 'temporary' £300 level

29 Jun 2011

PAYE reconciliations show sharp improvement

Around 1.2 million people underpaid PAYE in 2010-11, down from 15 million the previous year

28 Jun 2011

Small businesses put off hiring staff due to PAYE

A poll has shown that PAYE prevents businesses from employing more staff

23 May 2011

The ugly truth of PAYE technology

HMRC has revised its timetable on bringing in new IT on real-time PAYE information. But the options available seem unattractive

17 May 2011

HMRC publishes revised PAYE timetable

Information released to IT companies to build new payroll systems

13 May 2011

Patience and persistence needed to win PAYE payouts

Fight for your right to write off PAYE underpayment demands

06 Apr 2011

Revised PAYE timetable still tight, experts warn

Changes to the implementation of real time information do not allay concerns around tight timetable, HMRC has been warned

05 Apr 2011

Budget2011: Online tax calculator is born

HMRC release details of online tax calculator to increase transparency

23 Mar 2011

Timetable for real time PAYE reporting questioned

Pain of PAYE reform: the roll-out of HMRC's real time information programme is causing real concerns

23 Mar 2011

IR35 status quo impossible, warn recruiters

HMRC cuts make it more unlikely the taxman will be able to get its head around dealing with frelance tax rules, warns the REC

22 Mar 2011

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