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The Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT) has commended HMRC for listening to concerns from business and their advisers and not pressing ahead with potentially damaging changes to legislation on loans by companies to their shareholders.

The Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT) has warmly welcomed government proposals to simplify the administration of Gift Aid in order to attract as many eligible donations as possible. This should benefit charities and Community Amateur

We have provided the Autumn Statement 2013 and the draft Finance Bill 2014 clauses along with related documents below in Adobe (PDF) format.

The Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT) has welcomed HM Revenue & Customs’ (HMRC) decision to re-evaluate their Business Records Checks (BRC) programme, placing a greater emphasis on educating taxpayers to improve standards in record

The Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT) is disappointed that no direct reference to the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) was made in today’s Autumn Statement. The Association remains concerned over whether the SEIS has created

The Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT) has welcomed the abolition of National Insurance Contributions (NICs) for under 21s as a measure which should boost the confidence of businesses looking to employ younger people.

The Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT) and Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) have appointed former CIOT President, Patrick Stevens, to serve as Tax Policy Director; he has assumed the post with immediate effect.

HMRC have provided a further Agent Update with information on how to manage the 31 January Self Assessment deadline, HMRC's new approach to Business Record Checks and an update on the move to reporting PAYE in real time.

With Small Business Saturday on December 7th in mind, the Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT) is drawing attention to the UK’s complex tax system and how it could be less burdensome for small businesses.

The Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT) is concerned that cuts to HM Revenue & Customs’ (HMRC) expenditure budget may have placed unsustainable strains upon the department’s ability to operate the tax system effectively, by putting