HMRC stakeholder update - number 5

07 February 2014

HMRC has circulated their fifth weekly update for 2014 to stakeholders, which looks to provide informal highlights as a result of listening to employer feedback and working in partnership with stakeholders.

Genuine HMRC contacts

Text messages

HMRC will be sending text messages (SMS messages) to some customers to acknowledge receipt of their claim for tax credits. The messages will be sent for a short period starting 5 February.


Employment Allowance

National Insurance Contributions (NICs) Employment Allowance

Get up to £2,000 reduction in your employer Class 1 NICs payments each tax year from April 2014 - Guidance for Employers