Most Popular Posts

Chancellor Wrongly Attacks Loan Charge Action Group

This is the second time in two appearances that Philip Hammond—the Chancellor of the Exchequer—gave a false statement before the Treasury Select Committee about the loan charge. The revelation came from the spokesperson, executive committee member, founder member, and...

OTS Reveal CEST Improvements

The OTS (Office of Tax Simplification) has revealed details about what the CEST’s promised updates from the taxman are going to look like. According to the OTS report, which was focused on small business taxation, “plainer English” is going to be used for the tool’s...

What Happened in the IR35 Forum Minutes?

The IR35 forum which was held in February where industry experts and the HMRC discussed the effect of the IR35 reform in the private sector has its minutes published. This discussion was set up some weeks before the consultation on the IR35 (5th March) and members...

HMRC Receiving Flak over Sending ‘inaccurate’ Letters

This week, a joke on tax blunder has caused unrest among the contractors’ advisers on its source—the automated letters of HMRC. A Revenue client unveiled his situation on a Sunday broadcast and said that he had to pay one pence for his bills of the 2017/18 tax year....

HMRC Scores Victory in Two DR Cases

Recently, the HMRC scored two victories in two cases in the FTT (First-tier Tribunal) about arrangements pertaining to disguised remuneration—where Curzon Capital and Hyrax Resourcing were on the opposing side. According to FTT’s judgment, these cases are similar as...

Loan Charge Schemes Result in Six Arrests

Recently, arrests were carried out against six people who promoted the use of fraudulent schemes to avoid paying the loan charge. Residential addresses and business premises in London were raided by fifty officers from HMRC. Other places where raids happened include...

CEST Receives Criticism by the Contracting Body

The HMRC’s highly-controversial tool—CEST (Check Employment Status for Tax)—continues to attract criticisms from the contractor industry. ContractorCalculator issued a statement this week which unveiled the fact that after they sent an FOI (Freedom of Information)...

We're Here To Help!


Suite 24, Lavenham Business Centre, Parsons St., Oldham, Manchester, OL9 7AH.


M-F: 9am - 5pm
S-S: Closed

Call Us

0161 620 7755
0161 302 9546

Subscribe Our Newsletter

Subscribe Our Newsletter

Join our mailing list to receive the latest news and updates from our team.

You have Successfully Subscribed!

Share This