HMRC Confirms Major Organizational Shake-Up

HMRC Confirms Major Organizational Shake-Up

The U.K. tax authority will close 137 local offices by 2021 and open 13 new regional hubs over 10 years in an effort to modernize its capacities and workforce, a move that critics say will lead to redundancies and even worse customer service. (Originally Published by Tax Analysts)

Construction – fittings and furniture ownership?

Construction – fittings and furniture ownership?

Fittings and furniture supplied under a building contract – passing of title – a suggested amendment to JCT Construction contracts for the development of hotels and care homes often include the supply of some fittings and furniture by the contractor. Depending on the type of facility, the cost of such fittings and furniture can represent a significant

A beginner’s guide to tax fraud

A beginner’s guide to tax fraud

What is tax fraud? “Fraud” is not a term that is defined in the Taxes Acts. HMRC takes the view that “tax fraud may be considered in terms of someone seeking to obtain a material tax advantage by dishonesty”.  Making a mistake on your tax return does not necessarily mean that HMRC will regard the