Agent Update, issue 63 is now available.
Tax Agent Blog
The Government’s Cyber Aware campaign encourages individuals and small businesses to adopt simple activities that make a big difference including; installing the latest software and app updates, backing-up your most important data, provide staff with cyber awareness training AND report all incidents of fraud and cybercrime to Action Fraud on 0300 123 2040 or online at actionfraud.police.uk.
We have three topics for you this week. Basis Periods, Trade Losses and Income from Property
Progress Update - Self Assessment repayments, please allow up to 4 weeks before contacting HMRC for an update about a Self Assessment repayment.
We have Talking Points meetings about the withdrawal on 15 December 2017 of the Transcash service at the Post Office and the alternative payment methods on Monday 27 November 2017, midday to 1pm. And, Business Expenses for the Self-Employed on Wednesday 29 November 2017, midday to 1pm.
Autumn Budget 2017 contained a number of measures that relate to the work of HMRC and the agent community.
Come and join us for this week’s Talking Points meeting about the Agents Forum and the role of the Issues Overview Group, taking place on Tuesday 21 November 2017, 1pm to 2pm.
This week’s Talking Points meetings are about Agent Toolkits. On Wednesday 15 November 2017, midday to 1pm, find out how they help you complete your clients’ tax returns and tell us how we can develop the service further. We also have the new Trusts Registration Service on Friday 17 November 2017, midday to 1pm.
Do you have a client-specific issue? Unable to resolve it through the usual HMRC Channels? Contact the Agent Account Managers (AAMs)
Submitting tax returns for clients who have NOT received a return or a notice to file.