As desktop users running their own paid for accounting software have been asked frankly eyewatering amounts to “upgrade” it became apparent that their software providers were looking to push them over to their new cloud based products and the users quite quickly recognised that ...
Accountex 2019 has finished and my feet whilst still sore are not throbbing quite as much as they did throughout the two days of Accountex 2019 at the Excel Centre.
The annual event was attended by thousands of Accountants across the broad church that is our profession and the ICPA have been ...
Monopoly is one of the biggest selling board games in the world and has been played by families everywhere usually ending in a temper tantrum from one or other of the children or maybe the adults.
“Community Chest” is the pile of cards that contains the very useful “get out ...
MTD4VAT: It’s not the cost of the Software bridging or otherwise that’s a worry but the cost of the digital entries.
I think it’s fair to say that the debate about the increased costs to businesses as a result of the introduction of MTD4VAT has been concentrating on the ...
All the media outlets that purport to help and support Accountants have one thing in common and that’s “The Cloud” it seems, never a day goes by without some offering or other from “experts” or “forward thinkers” or such constantly talking about Cloud, ...
Last week on 25th March I held another one of my monthly Tony Talks webinars, and I was joined by Julie Green, Vat expert for CronerTaxwise and we discussed in some detail the MTD4Vat process.
We had over 1,000 registrants and believe me an awful lot of questions were asked both during, after ...
So, now we know MTD4VAT’s big strapping brother MTDfB has been postponed again until at least 2021.
How was this piece of information conveyed to us? Was it via a massive email campaign or maybe a letter? or even in Parliament?
The answer is none of the above because it basically was ...
As we read the news that Estate Agents Countrywide Estate Agents and Tepilo Ltd have been hit with fines of £215,000 and £68,595 and from HMRC for Money Laundering offences and that HMRC had visited 50 estate agents that they suspected of trading without being duly registered ...
Contained within the Latest Agent Update under the banner EU Exit we learned that the late filing penalty notices relating to the 31st January 2019 filing deadline would not be sent out until the end of April 2019. The daily penalty which starts if filings have not been made 3 months after the ...
Is the fine and penalty regime actually working?
It seems that hardly a week goes by that we don’t get an email in our inbox talking about fines and penalties being levied for some infringement or other. We know that according to HMRC on 31st January 2018, 745,500 Tax Returns were filed ...