General Features

Technical
1 March 2018

The CIOT has commented on the Taxation (Cross-border Trade) Bill. Whilst commonly known as the ‘Customs Bill’, it also significantly impacts VAT and Excise law. The CIOT has strong concerns about the government’s approach and the wide use of delegated powers.

Technical
1 March 2018

The CIOT, ATT and LITRG submitted comments to the public bill committee to assist with the scrutiny of the Finance Bill

Technical
1 March 2018

In the first of a series of articles about the CIOT’s technical sub-committees, we review the work of the Management of Taxes (MOT) sub-committee and its two sub-groups.

Technical
1 February 2018

The CIOT and LITRG report back from the Air Departure Tax Stakeholder Forum, the Administrative Justice Working Group and on the Scottish Government’s Draft Budget for 2018/19.

Technical
1 January 2018

The CIOT reports back from the Land and Buildings Transaction Tax Forum and on the Scottish government’s income tax discussion paper.

Technical
1 January 2018

LITRG has responded to a technical consultation on draft secondary legislation relating to Help to Save accounts. The regulations follow on from earlier consultations on key aspects of the scheme.

Technical
1 January 2018

From 1 October 2017, new employers will have immediate duties

Technical
1 January 2018

The CIOT and ATT have met with the Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) to discuss the potential impact of replacing capital allowances with a deduction for accounting depreciation

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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.

Technical
1 January 2018

The Autumn Budget revolved around embracing the future, in particular the changes, challenges and opportunities facing the UK as we prepare for Brexit – but what were the key announcements for those on the lowest incomes?