We received this email from HMRC.
We’re contacting you because some of your members are registered with HMRC for anti money laundering supervision. We’ll be emailing registered businesses soon to let them know about changes to their online anti money ...
We are all familiar with the ubiquitous “out of office” notification on email addresses and there is no doubt it serves a purpose.
If we are on holiday or are likely to be away from the office we can let clients etc. know and it can be used to re-direct the enquirer to a ...
We received this email from HMRC
Following my email just before Christmas to update you that we had opened up the Making Tax Digital (MTD) VAT pilot to partnerships and Flat Rate Scheme users, I am pleased to inform you that the pilot is now open to all customers who ...
So now we know as at 1st January 2019 47.9% of all the anticipated 2017/18 Income Tax Returns remain to be filed in the final month of the filing period.
That amounts to 4,541,784 Tax Returns and history has shown that approx. 50% of those Returns are going to be filed by Accountants which ...
Every three months HMRC push out their “Current list of deliberate tax defaulters” which details the name of the miscreant defaulter albeit an individual or a company their published address, the period of the default, the amount of tax and or duty on which penalties are based and ...
I have been in practice for over 40 years and in that time I’ve seen lots of changes and I have to say that virtually all of them have been for the better.
I have over this time learnt to accept the march of tech because I have seen what it can do for my practice and my clients. I have ...
When I first started my training I noticed around end of November the partners would be seen with piles of cards and envelopes on their desks. What are you doing? The answer of course was signing the clients Christmas Cards. The cards were always of the Christmas Chocolate box variety all snow ...
We will shortly be undertaking scheduled maintenance to the Making Tax Digital (MTD) VAT service to enable us to release additional functionality. As a result we will need to close access to the service from 17:00 on Friday 30 November until 11:00 on Tuesday 4 December.
During the scheduled ...
I’m not for a moment saying that accountants aren’t polite or have forgotten their manners for a moment, I'm talking about getting referrals.
All the accountants I speak with say quite categorically that the bulk of their new clients come from recommendations from existing clients ...
Vat Encouragement Letters
Well at last or as many accountants have actually been saying at long last HMRC finally put out something about MTD for Vat directly to vat registered businesses.
November 2018 the letters are being sent out and MTD for Vat starts from April 2019, talk about ...