Find out about changes to the TransCash service; Tuesday 17 October, midday to 1pm. Learn about the benefits of Simple Assessment; Thursday 19 October 2017, 1pm to 2pm.
Talking Points meetings
Income from Property on Wednesday 11 October 2017, 11am to 12:15pm or 1pm to 2:15pm.
Demystifying Certificates of Residence for Limited Companies on Thursday 12 October 2017, midday to 1pm.
National Insurance and PAYE Service (NPS) downtime 13 to 15 October 2017
As of 1 October 2017, new businesses have automatic enrolment duties as soon as they employ someone for the first time.
Join our VAT and Motoring Expenses Talking Points meeting about the general rules that apply when reclaiming VAT on the purchase of cars and when hiring and leasing vehicles. Tuesday 3 October 2017, 11am to midday.
HMRC is starting to make 2 Step Verification (2SV) a requirement for all businesses accessing online services.
Thank you for your continuing support regarding errors in HMRC’s SA tax calculator 2016-17. A fix is due to be in place by Monday 23 October 2017, until then your choices for SA are:
1) Await the implementation of the fix on 23 October 2017 and then file online
2) Continue to file online if your current software allows you to do so.
3) File on paper (preferably with a covering letter identifying the Exclusion).
This week’s Talking Points meetings cover two different subjects. We have Automatic enrolment duties for new employers on Tuesday 26 September 2017, 1pm - 2pm. And Basis Periods - Commencement years, changes to accounting date and overlapping periods on Wednesday 27 September, 11am to midday.
The recent Government Cyber Security Breaches survey showed that though businesses are more aware than ever before, many need to prepare.
You can find information about Cyber Security at Cyber Aware. This is a cross government website, which provides information based on expert advice from the National Cyber Security Centre, part of the Government Communications Headquarters.
You can also find information about protecting your login details and reducing the risk of fraud when using HMRC Online Services, at HMRC's online security information for agents.
We have two meetings this week – one on the National Minimum Wage (NMW) and the other on the tax avoidance cycle. The NMW Talking Points meeting is on Thursday 21 September 2017, from 11am to midday. The tax avoidance cycle and how to get out of it, takes place on Friday 22 September 2017, at midday to 1pm.