Business tax

Apprenticeship levy may disadvantage smaller businesses

11 Mar 16

The Chartered Institute of Taxation has urged the government to rethink its approach to the apprenticeship levy set to be introduced from April 2017.

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Record business rates collection for councils

18 Feb 16

Local councils are expected to collect a record £23.5 billion in business rates by 2017.

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Uncertainty over quarterly tax returns

14 Jan 16

The incoming legislation requiring small businesses to digitally submit their information quarterly will lead to previously compliant individuals becoming non-compliant, according to The Low Incomes Tax Group.

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Tax body reviews new approach to large company taxation

18 Dec 15

The Charted Institute of Taxation has responded to the new measures published in the Finance Bill 2016 to improve tax compliance.

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Benefits in kind remained steady in 2012/13

10 Nov 15

The number of recipients of taxable benefits in kind remained steady at 3.7 million in the 2012/13 tax year, the latest figures by HMRC shows.

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