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The Government have announced that the tax and National Insurance (NI) relief offered through childcare vouchers will remain available to new applicants for a further six months

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The CIOT and ATT submitted responses to the Scottish government’s consultation on the criteria for determining eligibility to a first-time buyers’ relief and the draft secondary legislation required to deliver the relief.

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1 May 2018

The CIOT and ATT have been working on FAQs based on queries we have received. These should assist members generally with some of the queries they may have in relation to the General Data Protection Regulation.

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1 May 2018

HMRC launch Making Tax Digital (MTD) income tax pilot for the self-employed and the MTD VAT pilot

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The impact of unclear and out-of-date guidance can be a significant barrier to the smooth and fair operation of the tax system. This is an issue that our members regularly contact us about. What can be done to improve the current situation?

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1 May 2018

The month, in our series of articles about the CIOT’s technical sub-committees, CIOT Technical Officer Sacha Dalton outlines the work of the Corporate Taxes sub-committee.

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1 April 2018

HMRC have published draft amendment regulations on qualifying care relief and LITRG has submitted comments on these

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The CIOT, ATT and LITRG have responded to the HMRC consultation on Making Tax Digital: interest harmonisation and sanctions for late payment.

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1 April 2018

The CIOT has formed a new Welsh Technical sub-committee coinciding with the Welsh devolved taxes coming on stream in April 2018.

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1 March 2018

The CIOT submitted written evidence to the Finance & Constitution Committee of the Scottish Parliament on a Bill to correct the 2013 LBTT Act. The CIOT, ATT and LITRG also report back from their quarterly meeting with the Scottish Government, a Scottish income tax stakeholder meeting with HMRC and the Revenue Scotland LBTT Project Board.