Helen Thornley MA (Cantab) joined the Association of Taxation Technicians in July 2017 after ten years in practice specialising in private client work. Based in Cumbria, she writes about the interesting aspects of taxes both ancient and modern.
The CIOT, ATT and LITRG will be meeting HM Treasury officials to discuss the call for evidence on rent-a-room relief. To help inform our response to government we would welcome input from members with experience of the scheme.
The CIOT and ATT recently asked members why they might still need to contact HMRC for SA302 calculations. We have sent the feedback we received to HMRC, and will keep members informed of any further developments in this area.
The CIOT and ATT have written to HMRC regarding the challenging deadline for providing information under new anti-money laundering legislation for trusts and provide further updates on accessing the Trust Registration Service and the new Agent Services accounts.