Personal tax

ONS reports ‘alarming’ slump in self-employed numbers

17 Jul 20

Freelancers call for improved self-employed support.

Sunak calls for capital gains tax review

16 Jul 20

Chancellor wants to ensure the system is fit for purpose.

UK tax gap drops to record low

13 Jul 20

More than 95% of tax owed in 2018/19 was collected.

Tax and NICs warning for SEISS recipients

11 Jun 20

“HMRC needs to publicise grants are taxable”.

Video childcare qualifies for pension credits

22 May 20

State pension boost is still available under lockdown restrictions.

Govt. to pay up to 80% of workers’ wages

23 Mar 20

Other concessions announced for businesses.

COVID-19 postpones off-payroll extension to the private sector

19 Mar 20

Rollout deferred until 6 April 2021.

HMRC stops sending out paper tax returns

17 Mar 20

Paper returns need to be downloaded or requested.

Capital gains tax receipts tipped to soar

16 Mar 20

Treasury expects to net £15.7bn in 2023/24.

Spring Budget 2020: Personal

11 Mar 20

The key personal announcements revealed in the Chancellor’s speech on 11 March 2020.

Spring Budget 2020: Reactions

11 Mar 20

What the key industry groups have to say about the Chancellor’s Budget speech.

Spring Budget 2020: Expectations

11 Mar 20

Three changes in the Chancellor’s pipeline.

Tapered allowance threshold set to rise

09 Mar 20

High earners poised for pensions boost.

IR35 set for ‘soft landing’ in private sector

27 Feb 20

Sunak drops a hint just days before report is due.

Chancellor mulls pension tax relief reform

12 Feb 20

Move could save the Treasury £10bn a year.

Income tax rates remain unchanged in Scotland

07 Feb 20

Lower thresholds to rise in line with inflation.

Almost a million miss tax returns deadline

04 Feb 20

Treasury stands to net £96m from instant fines.

MPs suggest radical revamp for inheritance tax

03 Feb 20

Calls gather momentum ahead of the Spring Budget.

Last call for three million tax returns

27 Jan 20

2018/19 tax returns are due by midnight on Friday.

Property owners warned of ‘seismic’ tax change

24 Jan 20

The CIOT issues capital gains tax warning.

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