PAYE and NI

Finance Bill 2012 published

29 Mar 12

The Government has published the Finance Bill 2012, in which tax measures announced in Budget 2011 and 2012 come into force.

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Pension auto-enrolment thresholds confirmed to rise

28 Mar 12

The earnings thresholds for automatic pension enrolment will be aligned with tax and national insurance contributions, the Government has confirmed following consultations.

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Budget 2012: Potential tax reforms could aid SMEs

21 Mar 12

Small businesses may benefit from a simplified tax system in which full accounts may not have to be presented to HMRC, under plans announced by Chancellor George Osborne in the Budget.

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Budget 2012: 50p tax rate cut while income tax threshold is raised

21 Mar 12

Chancellor George Osborne announced that the 50p top rate of tax will be reduced to 45p in April, and a further £1,100 increase in the personal allowance by 2013, in the Budget made earlier this afternoon.

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Budget 2012: Chancellor begins against record borrowing figures

21 Mar 12

Chancellor George Osborne stands to deliver today's Budget after a blow this morning from official figures indicating that public sector borrowing hit a record £15.183 billion pounds last month - close to double of the £8.875 billion in February and what economists had forecast.

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