Sinclair Day

January 24, 2018

Aliens, vertigo and other excuses

A recent press release by HMRC revealed some of the oddest excuses for submitting a late tax return. The excuses ranged from the sublime to the ridiculous and included: I couldn’t file my return on time as my wife has been seeing aliens and won’t
January 24, 2018

Support for Carillion subcontractors

HMRC has published a press release following the financial collapse of Carillion. Given the current uncertainty for subcontractors, HMRC understands that some businesses will be experiencing problems paying their tax bill. HMRC is reminding
January 23, 2018

Tax Diary February/March 2018

1 February 2018 - Due date for corporation tax payable for the year ended 30 April 2017. 19 February 2018 - PAYE and NIC deductions due for month ended 5 February 2018. (If you pay your tax electronically the due date is 22 February 2018) 19
January 22, 2018

Statutory payment rates for tax year 2018/19 confirmed

Following the written ministerial statement published in November 2017 announcing the proposed new rates for statutory maternity pay (SMP), statutory adoption pay (SAP), statutory paternity pay (SPP), statutory shared parental pay (ShPP) and