3 days 9 hours ago
Spending this morning trying to help a gentleman who has been placed into self assessment by HMRC because his state benefits took him slightly over his personal allowance. He had no idea that this meant he had to file a return each year and now has thousands of pounds of penalties owed to HMRC. Our tax system is most definitely flawed when elderly people like this are pursued for debts that are completely unfair, confusing and disproportionate. For the record - the tax due is £59.
2 weeks 4 days ago
Its never to early to learn about tax: HMRC video aimed at 8-11 years olds.
A simple introduction to tax for 8 to 11 year olds, which explains that taxes provide the money needed to pay for the things that are essential to them, thei...
1 month 1 week ago
15 days to go to file your self assessment return... Have you done yours?