Hallidays latest business and tax tips look at GDPR and reports on HMRC carrying out spot checks to see that companies are meeting their obligations regarding the Auto Enrolment pension scheme.
Get ready for the new data protection rules
The government is to introduce new data protection rules under the General Data Protection Regulation – GDPR – which takes effect from 25 May 2018.
Advisory fuel rates for company cars
New company car advisory fuel rates have been published which took effect from 1 September 2017.
HMRC online forum and webchat
HMRC have announced the introduction of a new online tax forum and webchat service for small businesses.
Guidance for employers
HMRC have issued their latest guidance to employers in the August edition of the Employer Bulletin.
Pensions Auto enrolment compliance
The Pensions Regulator has begun carrying out employer spot checks to make sure employers are complying with their automatic enrolment duties and that they are giving their staff the workplace pensions they’re entitled to.
Auto enrolment for new employers
Under pensions auto enrolment employers have to enrol qualifying employees into a workplace pension.
Childcare services compensation
The government are offering compensation to those who have been affected by problems with the implementation of Tax-Free Childcare.