PAYE RTI News Sun, 06 Mar 2016 22:06:20 +0000 Scottish Income Tax confirmed by fiscal settlement Sun, 06 Mar 2016 22:06:20 +0000 UK and Scottish Governments announce agreement on new fiscal framework giving Scotland full control of income tax. Lin Homer departs HMRC Mon, 07 Mar 2016 14:31:59 +0000 Lin Homer to step down as head of HMRC from April 2016. Autumn Statement commits Treasury to UC Sun, 06 Mar 2016 21:44:29 +0000 HM Treasury has committed itself to Universal Credit reforms to deliver £12bn welfare savings. RTI doubts remain for agents and employers Mon, 07 Mar 2016 15:19:39 +0000 HMRC’s latest Employer Bulletin raises serious questions about the timeliness of PAYE earnings data reported by employers. Summer Budget confirms importance of RTI Tue, 28 Jul 2015 14:13:24 +0100 The Chancellor’s Emergency Summer Budget yesterday marked a significant shift away from working tax credits and introduced a mandatory National Living Wage for employers. HMRC admits major Customer Service failure Tue, 28 Jul 2015 13:59:16 +0100 In an honest appraisal of its own performance that has been welcomed by some accountancy commentators HMRC has admitted a significant failure of performance responding to taxpayer telephone calls. HMRC reveals settled position on RTI Penalties Mon, 27 Jul 2015 14:24:47 +0100 HMRC yesterday published a new approach to automated RTI late filing penalties for employers. Payroll industry responds to HMRC’s Penalty Consultation Mon, 27 Jul 2015 11:54:03 +0100 The Association of Tax Technicians has published its response to HMRC’s consultation on the future of tax penalties launched in February. Election Result - Government set to cement welfare reforms Wed, 15 Jul 2015 14:24:41 +0100 The General Election result has confirmed there will be no change to the real time integration of UK tax and welfare systems using real time PAYE information. HMRC confirms further delay to ‘on or before’ penalties Wed, 15 Jul 2015 14:22:16 +0100 HMRC has published further guidance on its changes to RTI late filing penalties. Latest Employer Bulletin shows concerns with PAYE data quality Thu, 07 May 2015 14:40:19 +0100 HMRC published their latest Employer Bulletin on 17 April. New HMRC online services go live Wed, 15 Apr 2015 12:44:36 +0100 HMRC has launched three new ‘exemplar’ online services for taxpayers: Your Tax Account, Digital Self Assessment and PAYE for Employees. DWP and HMRC: ‘RTI is already paying for itself’ Wed, 15 Apr 2015 12:39:42 +0100 In a corporate report published on the 26th of March, HMRC and DWP have said that changes to how the departments share information on taxpayers including the introduction of Real Time Information are resulting in significant savings to Government and the taxpayer. BACS Role in RTI Data Validation Revealed Wed, 15 Apr 2015 12:17:49 +0100 The role of BACS in the validation of employer RTI reporting has become clearer following information given to Parliament and reported by AccountingWEB. Additional late reporting tolerance announced by HMRC Tue, 03 Mar 2015 13:40:00 +0000 In a press release on Tuesday the 17th of February, the day after the latest Employer Bulletin was published, HMRC have said that there will be further changes to the RTI penalty regime. Consultation on penalties launched by HMRC Mon, 16 Feb 2015 11:13:05 +0000 HMRC is requesting feedback from taxpayers, tax credit claimants, agents and representative bodies on both the current penalty regime and its proposed future direction for penalties. Timely notification of tax codes will not be delayed for now Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:00:49 +0000 HMRC has said that it will not delay the issue of tax codes to employees after they have been notified to employers. HMRC payroll best practice advice given to employers Mon, 22 Dec 2014 13:36:12 +0000 In the latest edition of the Employer Bulletin, released yesterday, HMRC has published some best practice advice for employers to ensure that their payroll meets the requirements of HMRC and the Department for Work and Pensions to support Universal Credit. HMRC revises savings estimates of RTI Fri, 19 Dec 2014 18:02:24 +0000 In an updated Tax Information and Impact Note HMRC have adjusted the costs and savings they originally forecast for both the Exchequer and employers arising from RTI. Full review RTI to be undertaken by HMRC Wed, 10 Dec 2014 15:53:51 +0000 The Office of Tax Simplification has confirmed that HMRC has agreed to conduct a full post-implementation review into RTI.