Off-payroll review slammed as ‘inadequate’

A review into the extension of off-payroll working rules to the private sector in April has been described as "hasty and inadequate". The Government announced a review of the proposed changes earlier this week, promising to ensure a "smooth implementation" of the...

Post-Brexit Budget set for March

Chancellor Sajid Javid has announced a date for his first Budget - on Wednesday 11 March 2020. The fiscal announcement is the first since last month's general election and will be delivered less than a month before the start of the 2020/21 tax year.  It should...

PM aims to ditch planned corporation tax cut

A reduction to the main rate of corporation tax due to take effect in April 2020 has all but hit the buffers. Prime Minister Boris Johnson told business leaders at a Confederation of British Industry (CBI) conference to say corporation tax will not reduce from 19% to...

HMRC chases information on landlords tax affairs

Tax information on landlords could be provided by tenants, following HMRC's step to directly ask them to act as informants. The Revenue has identified private-rented homes owned by landlords or offshore companies, and wants to check the correct amount of tax is paid...

Treasury postpones Budget 2019

Plans for Budget 2019 to take place on Wednesday 6 November have been postponed, the Treasury has confirmed. Chancellor Sajid Javid told BBC Breakfast this morning that he will no longer be delivering a post-Brexit statement in less than two weeks. The announcement...