HMRC have provided Real Time Information (RTI) PAYE pilot employers with a further update for pilot employers (ie those using RTI before 6 April 2013), who need to submit an Earlier Year Update (EYU). The functionality to do this using HMRC’s

Following queries from members and other employers, HMRC have produced a document setting out an explanation of error messages which may arise when using HMRC’s Basic PAYE Tools (BPT) software and what to do to correct the submissions.

The CIOT/ATT Working Together team has raised with HMRC’s Debt Management and Banking (DMB) team some member concerns around unannounced visits from Field Force Officers (Collectors for Debt Management). HMRC have agreed to implement some changes

Agent Update 35, April - May 2013, has been published. This is available to download here in PDF format.

The ATT has warmly welcomed the initial results of HMRC’s Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) pilot.

HMRC have provided another informal update regarding RTI, Statutory Sick Pay and record keeping software.

HMRC have provided a further informal update regarding RTI, details of an updated toolkit to reduce common errors and the ADR evaluation report.

HMRC has issued an updated index link to all the RTI PAYE pages.

The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has recently issued guidance on the calculation of income from self employment in relation to claims for Universal Credits. This applies in respect of claims from 6th April 2013.

Following representations made by the RTI Customer User Group, HMRC have amended the guidance on the starter process.