VAT

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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European proposals on VAT raise concerns

15 Apr 11

Plans by the European Commission to drop certain reduced rates of VAT have been criticised by the Institute of Directors (IoD).

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Royal Wedding means change to VAT return date

11 Apr 11

The Royal Wedding on 29 April has been declared a bank holiday. As a consequence, there will be an impact on the timing of paper VAT returns.

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