HMRC have provided a further informal update regarding RTI, PAYE for employers, new helpline telephone numbers and a toolkit to minimise common errors to assist agents.
Real Time Information
HMRC has published draft regulations for consultation on a proposed extension of the RTI reporting relaxation. This proposed relaxation, for employers with fewer than 50 employees, will run until 5 April 2014.
Some helpful information for employers who are preparing their first Employer Alignment Submission and Full Payment Submission.
PAYE for Employers
Clarification for employers whose employees might be affected by 'week 53' payments where they are paid weekly, 2-weekly or 4-weekly and the last payday for 2012-13 fell on 5 April 2013.
New Helpline Telephone Numbers
HMRC introduces cheaper rate '0300' telephone helplines for Construction Industry Scheme, SA Orderline, Payment Enquiry Line and SA Payments Lines.
HM Revenue & Customs has published the updated VAT Partial Exemption, VAT Input and VAT Output toolkits. The purpose of the toolkits is to assist agents when completing their client's returns.