VAT

VAT increase helps to pull back public borrowing

22 Jun 11

Public sector borrowing dropped back last month, aided in part by the additional tax revenues generated by the rise in VAT.

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HMRC to extend its tax campaigns

14 Jun 11

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has announced that it intends to target more groups of workers in its efforts to recoup unpaid taxes.

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HMRC plans VAT crackdown

23 May 11

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has said that it will be launching a campaign to target businesses that are trading above the VAT threshold but have not registered for the tax.

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Small business tax administration to come under review

19 May 11

The Treasury has asked the Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) to look at how the system of tax administration for smaller businesses works.

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HMRC announces single process for tax checks

18 May 11

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has said that it is planning trials which will streamline and simplify the process under which tax compliance checks are conducted.

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