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Off-Payroll Reforms: HMRC publishes secondary draft legislation

Off-Payroll Reforms: HMRC publishes secondary draft legislation

HMRC has now published draft secondary legislation for the off-payroll working rules. These are due to come into force in April this year. In 2017, HMRC introduced new off-payroll rules to the public sector, which saw some contractors’ net income cut significantly. HMRC also shifted the responsibility for compliance...

HMRC has now published draft secondary legislation for the off-payroll working rules. These are due to come into force in April this year. In...

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Self Assessment Excuses: Witchcraft & hamsters amongst worst

Self Assessment Excuses: Witchcraft & hamsters amongst worst

Vengeful witches and pet hamsters feature in HMRC’s list of imaginative excuses and expense claims. The list has been published in the run up to the self assessment deadline. The tax authority has compiled a list of the weirdest unsuccessful excuses from the last decade. The list includes one...

Vengeful witches and pet hamsters feature in HMRC’s list of imaginative excuses and expense claims. The list has been published in the run up...

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anti-money laundering

Anti-money laundering penalties total £6.2billion worldwide

Anti-money laundering (AML) penalties reached a record high of £6.2 billion worldwide last year, according to data from software company Encompass Corporation. Globally regulators handed out 58 anti-money laundering penalties, which is double the 29 issued during 2018. Whilst reaching a significantly higher volume than the £3.2 billion imposed...

Anti-money laundering (AML) penalties reached a record high of £6.2 billion worldwide last year, according to data from software company Encompass Corporation. Globally regulators...

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Late Payments: New legislation aims to tackle

Late Payments: New legislation aims to tackle

New legislation is being introduced to Parliament today that aims to tackle late payments and strengthen the powers of the Small Business Commissioner. A Private Members Bill is being introduced to the House of Lords. With the stated aim of curbing the late payments problem ‘once and for all’....

New legislation is being introduced to Parliament today that aims to tackle late payments and strengthen the powers of the Small Business Commissioner. A...

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Student Loans Repayments: Government promises review

Student Loans Repayments: Government to review

The government has vowed to undertake a revamp of the current student loans repayment system. Furthermore, from April 2020, the payment threshold will increase. Graduates will therefore, only be required to start paying back their loan if they earn over £26,575 per year. In a move designed to modernise...

The government has vowed to undertake a revamp of the current student loans repayment system. Furthermore, from April 2020, the payment threshold will increase....

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Climate Change: Businesses must take action

Climate Change: Businesses must take action

The World Economic Forum (WEF) has recently released a new report. Stating, businesses must take action now to tackle climate change. In the latest Global Risks Report, the WEF suggested that most businesses are ‘ill-equipped to address climate change risk’. Furthermore, the report has made further statements regarding firms. Such...

The World Economic Forum (WEF) has recently released a new report. Stating, businesses must take action now to tackle climate change. In the latest Global...

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