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HMRC issues warning over tax refund scams

HM Revenue and Customs has issued a warning to taxpayers regarding the latest tax refund scams, which are targeting individuals via email and SMS messages. As HMRC processes genuine tax refunds for the 2017/18 tax year, fraudsters are sending scam messages which claim that taxpayers are entitled to a...

HM Revenue and Customs has issued a warning to taxpayers regarding the latest tax refund scams, which are targeting individuals via email and SMS...

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car insurance

Car insurance costs proving a ‘significant burden’ for young drivers

Young drivers in the UK are facing significant challenges as a result of high car insurance premiums, according to a recent report by comparison website Comparethemarket.com. The latest Young Drivers report shows that, on average, young motorists spend £2,381 a year on running a car, with 17-24-year olds having experienced an...

Young drivers in the UK are facing significant challenges as a result of high car insurance premiums, according to a recent report by comparison website Comparethemarket.com....

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pension pot

New digital pension schemes service is delayed

The launch of the government’s new digital pension scheme platform has been delayed, HMRC has announced. Under the new system, HMRC is moving pension scheme registration and administration onto a new digital platform, with the stated aim of improving the service for pension scheme administrators. The new service, called...

The launch of the government’s new digital pension scheme platform has been delayed, HMRC has announced. Under the new system, HMRC is moving pension...

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Making Tax Digital

Brexit causes HMRC to delay Making Tax Digital for individuals

HMRC have delayed the full roll-out of Making Tax Digital (MTD) while the UK prepares to leave the EU in 2019. MTD for individuals was scheduled to take effect from 2020, however the government have revealed that the plans have been put on hold to allow HMRC to focus...

HMRC have delayed the full roll-out of Making Tax Digital (MTD) while the UK prepares to leave the EU in 2019. MTD for individuals...

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inheritance tax

Think tank proposes replacing inheritance tax with ‘Lifetime Receipts Tax’

In a new report, think tank the Resolution Foundation has suggested that inheritance tax (IHT) should be abolished, and be replaced by a new ‘Lifetime Receipts Tax’. According to the Resolution Foundation, IHT is ‘not fit to deal with wealth’ in modern Britain, and is ‘regarded as the UK’s...

In a new report, think tank the Resolution Foundation has suggested that inheritance tax (IHT) should be abolished, and be replaced by a new...

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late payment

Late payments ‘remain a real problem’ for SMEs, research finds

Late payments ‘remain a real problem’ for UK small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), research carried out by accounting software company Xero has suggested. Its Small Business Insights report analysed 7.5 million invoices with 30-day payment terms that passed through the Xero system, and revealed that 52% of SMEs’ invoices...

Late payments ‘remain a real problem’ for UK small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), research carried out by accounting software company Xero has suggested. Its...

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