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HMRC – EU Settlement Scheme (EUSS)

More than two thirds of EU citizens in the UK are currently here for work. If they want to continue living and working in the UK after it leaves the EU, these citizens, and their family members, can apply now to the EU Settlement Scheme (EUSS). IF YOU’RE AN EU CITIZEN LIVING IN THE UK

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HMRC – Making Tax Digital for VAT

Find out about Making Tax Digital for VAT, how to keep records and send VAT returns in this range of online guidance from HMRC. Join our live webinars where you’re able to ask questions using the on-screen text box. VAT Flat Rate Scheme: It’s not too late to join this webinar later today. Find out whether

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HMRC – Self-employment and VAT – the basics

If you’ve recently started a business and need some basic facts, our digital products can help. Self-employment and HMRC – let’s get started: Get going with this live webinar aimed at anyone new to self-employment. It includes overviews of record keeping, business expenses and budgeting for your tax bill. Ask your questions using the on-screen text

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Over 16 million people have set up their PTA and enjoy the real benefits of instant accessing their personal tax data.

The personal tax account (PTA) is effectively Making Tax Digital for individuals. Ultimately, HMRC’s intention is to develop a full range of services to allow taxpayers to self-serve without having to contact HMRC by phone or post. Although developments to the PTA have temporarily stalled because of the demands on HMRC resources created by Brexit,

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HMRC – VAT schemes and Making Tax Digital

If you’re running a VAT-registered business, we have lots of online help, including live webinars, videos and online guides to support you. Don’t forget, you can ask questions during our live webinars using the on-screen text box. VAT accounting schemes: This webinar covers the annual accounting scheme, cash accounting scheme and the flat rate scheme –

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HMRC – Help for employers completing P11Ds

HMRC has support for employers as they complete their annual reports on expenses and benefits. PAYE – End of year expenses and benefits (P11D): Join this live webinar where we’ll use examples to show you how to enter the most common benefits on the form P11D – including medical insurance, company cars and vans, and paying mileage

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HMRC – Expenses, Benefits and Company Directors

HMRC’s live webinars can help you get to grips with the payroll implications of paying expenses and providing benefits to your employees. They include: Expenses and benefits – social functions and parties: Find out how to deal with tax and National Insurance when providing employees with annual social functions such as Christmas parties and summer barbecues.

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HMRC – Making Tax Digital and VAT

HMRC can help you with the changes affecting VAT-registered businesses with a taxable turnover above £85,000. You can ask questions during the following live, interactive webinar using the on-screen textbox. Making Tax Digital for VAT Providing an overview of Making Tax Digital, we’ll tell you about digital record keeping, compatible software, signing up for Making

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HMRC – Mobiles and motors expenses for the self-employed

For help with business expenses, there’s online support for the self-employed from HMRC. From short ‘how to’ videos to live webinars and online guides – there’s something for everyone. We have a number of short videos for the self-employed available on HMRC’s YouTube channel. The following live webinars are interactive – simply ask your questions throughout, using

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HMRC – Trivial expenses and benefits explained

Find out about expenses and benefits provided to employees, with help from HMRC. You can book a place on our live webinars and ask questions using the on-screen text box. Expenses and benefits – trivial benefits: This webinar explains trivial benefits, whether they need to be reported and what your responsibilities are. Choose a date and

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HMRC – Statutory payments need not give you a headache

Whether you’re a new or experienced employer, get the latest information on statutory payments with this selection of online support. Join our live webinars where you can ask questions using the on-screen text box. They include: Statutory Sick Pay: We’ll show you what to do when an employee is unable to work due to illness, how

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Tax allowances available when working from home

Source of reference – ACCA Employees and self-employed can claim certain reliefs when they work from home. This will depend on a number of conditions. Employees working from home It is a condition for tax relief under section 336 ITEPA 2003 that the expenses must be incurred ‘wholly and exclusively’ in the performance of the

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HMRC – VAT and Making Tax Digital

Are you ready for Making Tax Digital for VAT? HMRC has a range of products to help you with the changes. This live webinar is interactive, so you can ask questions using the on-screen text box. Making Tax Digital for VAT: If you’re a VAT-registered business with a taxable turnover above £85,000, find out what’s changing,

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HMRC – Mobiles and automobiles

HMRC offers online help with payroll tasks including expenses and benefits provided to employees. There are several short videos on our YouTube channel including ‘Payroll software and sending reports to HMRC‘. Or join our live webinars, during which you can ask questions using the on-screen text box. Expenses and benefits – phones, internet and homeworking

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The National Minimum Wage

Content reference – Croner Taxwise The National Minimum Wage (#NMW) and National Living Wage (#NLW) rates increased with effect from 1st April 2019 to: NLW (workers aged 25+) — from £7.83 to £8.21 per hour. NMW rates: workers aged 21–24 — from £7.38 to £7.70 per hour workers aged 18–20 — from £5.90 to £6.15

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Happy Tax New Year

Happy Tax New Year It’s that time of year again, and I trust this email finds you well. Just a reminder you are now able to file your 2018-19 Self-Assessment Tax Return. Although you have until 31st Jan 2020 to file online, there are some advantages of filing early: If you file your return early you have the advantage

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HMRC – Preparing for a no deal EU Exit

Leaving the EU with a deal remains the government’s top priority. In the event the UK leaves the EU without a deal, UK businesses, importing or exporting goods with the EU, will need to take key steps to continue trading with EU businesses. If you were unable to register for previous webinars, we now have

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HMRC – Record keeping and capital allowances

Keeping accurate records and understanding how capital allowances work will help you complete your Self Assessment, so whether you are new to self-employment, or have been running a business for a while, use our online support to stay up to date. You’ll be able to ask questions during our live webinars using the on-screen text

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Making Tax Digital (MTD)

Making Tax Digital (MTD) requires VAT registered businesses with a turnover of £85,000 to file their VAT returns digitally through an approved accounting . The £85,000 refers to your sales income and not your profit so this is the first thing to be aware of. Businesses that also fall into this bracket also have to record and

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National Living Wage – Source – Croner TaxWise

Source – Croner TaxWise 28 March 2019 From 1st April 2019, the national living wage (NLW) for those aged 25 years and over will increase to £8.21 per hour. Minimum wage rates will also increase across the various age categories, rising to £7.70 per hour for 21-24 year olds, £6.15 per hour for 18-20 year olds

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EU Exit – Update from HMRC

Leaving the EU with a deal remains the government’s top priority. However, the government is continuing to prepare the country for every eventuality and is advising businesses to continue their preparations for the UK leaving the EU without a deal. We are providing tax agents with the latest details of the guidance and support available

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