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Tax changes could make work as a locum 'untenable', pharmacy bodies warn

Six organisations have warned that HM Revenue and Customs’s proposals could lead to pharmacy locums paying the same tax as employees, making their position “untenable”.

Mon, 10 Jun 2019 - IR35

Don't rely on the taxman to keep you right over off-payroll rules revolution

With less than a year to go, businesses must take action now and seek professional advice to ensure they are ready for reforms and have the correct process and procedures in place to ensure compliance whilst also remaining competitive in a tough marketplace.

Fri, 31 May 2019 - IR35

Four taxing topics in the new Treasury Minister’s in-tray

Tom Herbert profiles the new FST and examines four issues the minister with responsibility for the UK tax system needs to urgently get to grips with.

Fri, 31 May 2019 - Travel Expenses Consultation

KPMG urges the oil and gas industry to plan ahead for changes to IR35

The most significant impact of the proposed changes to IR35 will be the increased costs that these changes are anticipated to bring.

Mon, 20 May 2019 - IR35

Chancellor accused of lying to MPs over controversial loan charge

A claim has been called an outright lie by campaigners, and Sir Ed Davey, the Liberal Democrat MP who chairs the APPG panel.

Fri, 26 Apr 2019 - Other

HMRC blitzes BBC presenters with IR35 tax demands

Accountants have reported that BBC presenters have recently received PAYE regulation 80 determinations demanding PAYE and NIC from their personal service companies.

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 - IR35

MPs call for delay to loan charge over alleged ‘cover up’ by HMRC

Damning report by parliamentary group accuses tax officials of not acting quickly enough.

Thu, 04 Apr 2019 - Tax Issues

MPs seek new debate on tax charge

The impact of the loan charge could return to the parliamentary agenda, as a cross party group of MPs has requested a debate.

Wed, 27 Mar 2019 - Tax Issues

BBC licence fee cash to settle stars’ tax bills

The BBC is planning to pay tens of millions of pounds to help to clear the tax bills of presenters previously paid through personal companies.

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 - IR35

Loan charge suicide sparks calls for PM to halt policy

Users of past scheme could be taxed on loans from up to 20 years ago in a single year

Mon, 11 Mar 2019 - Other

Just half of contractors hit by 'loan charge' register to settle

The crackdown has been branded “retrospective” by the House of Lords Economic Affairs Committee which said it risked undermining access to justice for those affected.

Thu, 07 Mar 2019 - Other

HMRC Loan Charge: Self-employed fear 'financial ruin'

Self-employed workers from Wales fear they face financial ruin after becoming embroiled in a tax avoidance scheme.

Tue, 26 Feb 2019 - Tax Issues

Thousands of workers hit with massive tax avoidance bills

The 2019 loan charge means ill-advised IT and NHS contractors face staggering bills from HMRC

Sat, 16 Feb 2019 - Tax Issues

BBC director general Tony Hall apologises to stars over tax

The BBC director general has said sorry to presenters who are facing big tax bills after being given no choice about changes to the way they were employed.

Thu, 31 Jan 2019 - IR35

Living in the shadow of a tax scandal

MPs battle with HMRC over plight of 100,000 contractors caught up in ‘unfair’ tax avoidance crackdown

Sun, 27 Jan 2019 - Other

Many caught in tax avoidance scheme await final settlement

Around 60% of people affected yet to receive calculations from HMRC

Wed, 09 Jan 2019 - Tax Issues

Tax avoidance crackdown to be reviewed amid fears it could bankrupt contractors

In dramatic scenes in the House of Commons last night, Liberal Democrat MP Ed Davey tabled an amendment to the Finance Bill which would require the Treasury to review the policy before March 30.

Wed, 09 Jan 2019 - Tax Issues

Workplace reforms 'will protect gig economy workers' - BBC News

Workers on zero-hour contracts, agency employees or "gig economy" workers are to be better protected by a package of workplace reforms, the government says.

Mon, 17 Dec 2018 - Other

WTT Statement on HMRC Powers - Treating Taxpayers Fairly

This, the fourth report of the session, is particularly damning of Government policy and HMRC’s delivery of it, in dealing with the treatment of taxpayers accused of tax avoidance.

Tue, 04 Dec 2018 - Other

HUGE breakthrough for small business – ATO reform

Australia to introduce a sensible first-level ‘check and balance’ against the ATO’s unrestrained powers.

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 - Tax Issues

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