HMRC Weekly Update: 26 July 2013

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 seeking to extend RTI reporting relaxation for smaller businesses

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.

Real Time Information: top tips for employers sending their first submission

Some helpful information for employers who are preparing their first Employer Alignment Submission and Full Payment Submission.

PAYE for Employers

PAYE for employers - 'Week 53' payments and potential employee tax underpayments 

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

New numbers for CIS, SA Orderline, Payment Enquiry Line and SA Payments lines

HMRC introduces cheaper rate '0300' telephone helplines for Construction Industry Scheme, SA Orderline, Payment Enquiry Line and SA Payments Lines.

Toolkits update

Toolkits to help minimise common errors - update

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. 

Technical Team

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