COMPLIANCE - 07.07.2020
What is a reasonable excuse?
HMRC has updated its guidance on what it will accept as a reasonable excuse for late filing or payment resulting from the coronavirus pandemic. What does the guidance say and how much latitude does it give you?
PENSIONS - 07.07.2020
Pensions auto re-enrolment duties
Many small employers who auto-enrolled staff into a workplace pension for the first time in 2017 are now facing auto re-enrolment. What do you need to know to ensure a pain-free process?
CORONAVIRUS - CORPORATION TAX - 07.07.2020
Tax return following a delayed start to business
You formed a company in March with the intention of beginning trade immediately. However, this was delayed because of coronavirus. Do you need to notify HMRC and what effect will the delay have on the company’s tax returns?
EMPLOYER BULLETIN - 06.07.2020
There’s more than coronavirus
HMRC’s June Employer Bulletin has provided a welcome respite from the endless coronavirus news. What key matters does it cover?
HMRC COMPLIANCE - 25.06.2020
Can HMRC demand security from clients?
One of your clients has been struggling with cash flow and has had issues paying their PAYE liabilities on time. Reeling from the effects of the coronavirus outbreak, HMRC is now demanding a security payment. What does this mean for your client?
CORONAVIRUS - CASH BASIS - 25.06.2020
Helping clients to maximise cash flow
Coronavirus has led to an increased need for cash in hand. The government has deferred the second payment on account due in July 2020, but should self-employed clients automatically do this, and what other options should you be looking at?