Confusion Over MTD Letters

Confusion Over MTD Letters

HMRC is sending out two different letters about Making Tax Digital; one regarding VAT which is a reminder to some businesses that they must comply from April 2022. The other is about MTD for Income Tax Self-assessment which isn’t mandatory until April 2024. Which MTD?...
New MTD Timetable

New MTD Timetable

New MTD timetable Making Tax Digital (MTD) is a Government initiative that aims to provide the UK with one of the most digitally advanced tax administrations in the world. Under MTD, taxpayers are required to keep electronic records and report to HMRC digitally. MTD...
New VAT Rate for Hospitality and Leisure

New VAT Rate for Hospitality and Leisure

New VAT rate for hospitality and leisure To help the hospitality and leisure industries recover from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and associated lockdowns, a reduced rate of VAT of 5% applied from 15 July 2020 until 30 September 2021. This rate has now come to...
Extension of Making Tax Digital for VAT

Extension of Making Tax Digital for VAT

Extension of Making Tax Digital for VAT Making Tax Digital (MTD) for VAT is currently only compulsory for VAT-registered businesses whose turnover for VAT is above the VAT registration limit of £85,000. However, this is set to change from April 2022. Extension...
Basis Period Reform

Basis Period Reform

HMRC have been consulting on the reform of the basis period rules in preparation for the introduction of Making Tax Digital for Income Tax Self-Assessment (MTD ITSA), which comes into effect from April 2023. A consultation paper was published in July 2021, which sets...