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PAYE payment and form RT2 October deadline reminder

18 October, 2019: RT2 and PAYE payment may be due this month – we explain what you have to do

HMRC issue October ‘Employer Bulletin’

17 October, 2019: HMRC have issued the latest Employer Bulletin – ‘Your route to the latest in payroll news'. In general, these bulletins contain lots of useful information to help employers meet their payroll obligations, such as updates on forthcoming changes to the rules and guidance in dealing with particular payroll issues.

HMRC issue August ‘Employer Bulletin’

15 August, 2019: HMRC have issued the latest Employer Bulletin – ‘Your route to the latest in payroll news'. In general, these bulletins contain lots of useful information to help employers meet their payroll obligations, such as updates on forthcoming changes to the rules and guidance in dealing with particular payroll issues.

Help and support for employing people – HMRC webinars and videos

07 August, 2019: HMRC are running a series of webinars and videos designed for employers

PAYE paper filers, remember the filing deadline of 19 July

08 July, 2019: The first full quarterly payment summary forms (RT2) for the 2019/20 tax year, covering the period 6 April 2019 to 5 July 2019, are due for filing by 19 July. If your form(s) do not reach HMRC by this date they may charge you a penalty.

Quarterly PAYE and Class 1A NIC payment reminder

05 July, 2019: If you pay PAYE over to HMRC quarterly rather than monthly, payments for the three month period 6 April 2019 to 5 July 2019 should be made to avoid the risk of being charged any late payment penalties.

Reminder to report expenses and benefits for the 2018/19 tax year by 6 July 2019

04 July, 2019: You need to tell HMRC about any benefits and non-exempt expenses you’ve provided to your employees during the tax year ending 5 April 2019 by 6 July 2019.

VAT on payroll services – the latest

28 June, 2019: Many care and support employers use a payroll service, rather than having to cope with the admin themselves. A recent court judgement suggests that such payroll services should not be subject to VAT.

Making tax digital (MTD) for VAT

27 June, 2019: Are you a disabled business owner and registered for VAT? Are you clear on what MTD means for you?

Are you a blue badge holder?

26 June, 2019: Did you know that certain tax reliefs come with having a blue badge?