Agent update 56

20 October 2016

20 October 2016

HMRC has published the latest Agent Update which details guidance, developments and changes to legislation relating to UK tax.

Agent Update 56 includes:

  • Changes to HMRC service, upcoming HMRC events and guidance.
  • Details of live consultations and response summaries.
  • Latest updates from the partnership between HMRC and the six main agent representative bodies.

This month’s top articles are:

  • Alcohol Duty - how Alcohol Wholesaler Registration Scheme (AWRS) affects wholesale businesses.
  • Business Tax Account - changes to Corporation Tax paper forms - in the future, HMRC will offer customers the option to receive paper-based forms electronically.
  • Scottish Rate of Income Tax - it is important your client’s address details are up to date to make sure they pay the correct amount of income tax.