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New Year – New Business ‘Tis the Season to Be Entrepreneurial     by the Rt Hon Mel Stride Financial Secretary to the Treasury and Paymaster General

New Year – New Business ‘Tis the Season to Be Entrepreneurial by the Rt Hon Mel Stride Financial Secretary to the Treasury and Paymaster General

Blog posts   •   Jan 09, 2019 15:39 GMT

Fans of The Apprentice will know that Swimwear designer Sian Gabbidon was chosen as the winner of The Apprentice 2018 by Lord Sugar earlier this month. The 26-year-old, from Leeds, beat nut milk entrepreneur Camilla Ainsworth, to win a £250,000 investment from Lord Sugar in her swimwear company.

Have you been taxed for your summer job?

Have you been taxed for your summer job?

Blog posts   •   Aug 31, 2017 13:01 BST

Tax is getting easier for small businesses and HM Revenue and Customs is showing how in a new video.

Tax is getting easier for small businesses and HM Revenue and Customs is showing how in a new video.

Blog posts   •   Mar 07, 2016 10:38 GMT

Tax is getting easier for small businesses and HM Revenue and Customs is showing how in a new video.

Top 5 Questions for Self Assessment

Top 5 Questions for Self Assessment

Blog posts   •   Jan 27, 2016 12:47 GMT

At HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) we strive to make it as easy as possible for you to submit your Self Assessment tax return but we know that sometimes you’ll need our help.

Ten things you need to know about the Contractor Loans Settlement Opportunity

Ten things you need to know about the Contractor Loans Settlement Opportunity

Blog posts   •   Jun 09, 2015 13:13 BST

The Contractor Loan Settlement Opportunity (CLSO) is available for anyone who engaged in a Contractor Loans scheme before 6 April 2011. These were marketed as tax avoidance schemes, but HMRC has made it clear that these schemes do not work.

HMRC gives small businesses additional guidance on 1 January VAT changes

HMRC gives small businesses additional guidance on 1 January VAT changes

Blog posts   •   Dec 10, 2014 16:19 GMT

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has published additional guidance [hyperlink] for UK micro and small businesses who supply digital services to consumers in other EU Member States.

HMRC spells out help for small business

HMRC spells out help for small business

Blog posts   •   Dec 10, 2014 14:07 GMT

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has re-launched Supporting Small Business, which lays out how the department is making tax easier, quicker and simpler.

EU VAT changes: Twitter Q & A

EU VAT changes: Twitter Q & A

Blog posts   •   Nov 28, 2014 18:09 GMT

VAT place of supply of services rules changes from 1 January 2015. HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) held a Twitter Q & A on 27 November 2014. Here we list some of the main questions to come out of that.

EU VAT changes: top tips

EU VAT changes: top tips

Blog posts   •   Nov 25, 2014 09:17 GMT

VAT place of supply of services rule changes from 1 January 2015. Here are HM Revenue and Customs’ top tips for businesses preparing for the changes:

Tax deadline nears for health professionals

Tax deadline nears for health professionals

Blog posts   •   Mar 03, 2014 10:00 GMT

Health professionals such as physiotherapists and psychologists are running out of time to bring their tax affairs up to date on the best terms possible under a campaign being run by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).