archive - all

HMRC's performance targets are set out in their single departmental plan, updated on 1 October 2019. These include a number of customer-orientated measures such as call handling times and post turnaround. These measures are reported by HMRC on a monthly and quarterly basis.

The Scottish Government has published its draft Budget for 2020/21. This included some changes to Land and Buildings Transaction Tax and Scottish Income Tax.

The Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) and Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT) made a Budget representation on Making Tax Digital.

The Devolved Taxes Legislation Working Group has recently published its interim report. The group was set up jointly by the Scottish Government and Scottish Parliament to take forward recommendations made by the Budget Process review Group. In particular, it has been looking into options for alternative legislative procedures for devolved taxes legislation and whether or not there is a need for a Finance Bill.

The Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) made a budget representation on 'deliberate' behaviour.

The Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) and Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) responds to the Welsh Goverment consultation The future of Welsh law: classification, consolidation, codification.

HMRC are seeking evidence on the implementation of new powers introduced since 2012.

We would like to say a big thank you to those who participated in the recent survey we undertook in relation to the roll out of Making Tax Digital (MTD) for VAT, and the future of MTD. 

The Tax Institute welcomes both international attendees and organised international delegations to The Tax Summit in March 2020.