• 07 Dec 2017

Disguised remuneration: schemes claiming to avoid the new loan charge

Guidance has been updated to clarify some points and also highlight that promoters claim to have come up with schemes that enable users to get out of the loan a...

  • 05 Dec 2017

Disguised remuneration: transfer of liability

Guidance has been published which sets out how HMRC will collect outstanding tax liabilities from the appropriate person where it can't reasonably collect the l...

  • 27 Nov 2017

Published details of deliberate tax defaulters

Topping the bill in the latest list of deliberate tax defaulters is a metals trader who has been charged well over £5 million in penalties for deliberating defa...

  • 22 Nov 2017

CIPP summary of Autumn Budget 2017

The CIPP policy team has produced a summary of the key items that will impact on payroll, pensions and general business activity from the Chancellor's Autumn Bu...

  • 01 Nov 2017

Tax gap fell to an all time low of 6% in 2015-16

The difference between the tax due and that collected by HMRC - known as the ‘tax gap’ - fell to a record low of 6% in 2015-2016, official statistics reveal.

  • 25 Oct 2017

Steer clear of tax avoidance or face the consequences

HMRC has defeated yet another tax avoidance scheme used by the wealthy to reduce their tax bills, which it expects to protect £325 million in unpaid tax.