MTD and Brexit cause HMRC helpline delays

Business owners calling HMRC's VAT helpline for assistance have experienced increasing delays in the first part of this year, with Brexit and Making Tax Digital (MTD) putting pressure on resources. Correspondence from HMRC to the Treasury select committee shows...

Early MTD sign-ups could result in penalties

Businesses that signed up to Making Tax Digital (MTD) before they were ready to meet the requirements could risk incurring penalties, the Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT) has warned. MTD for VAT came into force on 1 April 2019, requiring VAT-registered...

Peers issue warning on MTD

The economic affairs committee of the House of Lords has called for a delay in the rollout of Making Tax Digital (MTD) for VAT-registered businesses, currently scheduled to take effect on 1 April 2019. Among other recommendations, it calls for MTD for VAT to be...

Peers issue warning on MTD

The economic affairs committee of the House of Lords has called for a delay in the rollout of Making Tax Digital (MTD) for VAT-registered businesses, currently scheduled to take effect on 1 April 2019. Among other recommendations, it calls for MTD for VAT to be...