Agent Update 83 is available now and contains the latest articles, updates, help and support for the entire agent community.
As you’ll know, next year will mark an important milestone for Making Tax Digital (MTD). From April 2019 it will be mandatory for any VAT Registered business which has a taxable turnover above the VAT registration threshold (currently £85,000) to keep their records digitally and send their VAT returns using MTD compatible software. So, what software can you use?
Did you know we are piloting the Making Tax Digital VAT service, starting with an initial ‘private beta’ period to test all the key elements on a small scale before opening the pilot up more widely.
Did you know from April 2019, businesses with taxable turnover above the VAT registration threshold must keep digital records and submit VAT returns using Making Tax Digital (MTD) compatible software.
Do you know how to create an Agent Services Account and accesses the service?
Join us for, Agent Access to Services on Thursday 30 November 2017 at either, midday to 1pm or 2pm to 3pm.
Welcome to my latest Talking Points meeting blog.
This week we have:
• Submission of SA Returns affected by Exclusions on Monday 7 August 2017 - midday to 1pm
• Changes to Inheritance Tax on Thursday 10 August 2017 at midday to 1pm
• And, the new Trusts Registration Service Thursday 10 August 2017, 2pm to 3pm
Thank you for your continuing support regarding errors in HMRC’s Self Assessment tax calculator 2016/17. Changes to address these errors are planned for October 2017 and the exact date will be confirmed as soon as it is known.
For Talking Points meetings information about, HMRC Payment Strategy on Tuesday 11 July 2017 at either - midday to 1pm or 2pm to 3pm. And Statutory Residence Test (Split Year Treatment) Cases 1-3 on Thursday 13 July 2017 1pm to 2pm and Cases 4-8 Friday 14 July 2017, 1pm to 2.30pm, read on.
Following some very high-profile ransomware attacks, I thought I would share some advice from our Cyber security team about the steps businesses can take to protect themselves.
Did you know Tax agent toolkits are refreshed at least annually, including; Income Tax losses, private and personal expenditure, Capital Allowances for plant and machinery, Property Rental, Directors’ loan account and Company loss.