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MPs call for auto-enrolment improvements 2 February 2016

MPs have expressed concern that The Pensions Regulator cannot yet access Real Time Information to aid the roll-out of auto-enrolment for small and micro employers and monitor compliance. Read full story

HMRC electronic appeals system updated 4 June 2015

An update to HMRC’s electronic appeals system means employers can now appeal against specific penalties raised for 2014/15. Read full story

HMRC explains disputed charges 11 March 2015

HMRC says payroll managers must appeal disputed charges as soon as they receive them and has outlined a common reason they may occur. Read full story

HMRC simplifies end of year payroll submissions 13 January 2015

Employers will no longer be required to answer extra questions on the payroll submissions they make to HMRC at the end of the tax year. Read full story

Respite for small employers as HMRC delays RTI late-filing penalties 10 September 2014

Small employers with 49 or fewer staff will not be issued with automated PAYE RTI late filing penalties until 6 March 2015, says HMRC. Read full story

INTERVIEW: HMRC in the hot seat 24 July 2014

With RTI being fully operational for a over year now, Martin Kornacki caught up with Ruth Owen in May, the HMRC director general responsible for RTI, to ask her some tough questions about the reform. Read full story

MPs express concern over HMRC’s bank account powers 9 May 2014

Plans for HMRC to settle unpaid tax bills by raiding the bank accounts of people who owe it money have been criticised by MPs. Read full story

ATT calls for RTI deadline to be pushed back 17 April 2014

The deadline for RTI end-of-year payroll submissions should be permanently extended due to the “vulnerable” new system’s problems, according to the Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT). Read full story

HMRC apologises over RTI submissions pile-up 16 April 2014

HMRC has issued an apology to payroll professionals for RTI problems experienced over the weekend. Read full story

Revenue concedes RTI has 'unexpected problems' 1 April 2014

RTI has “unexpected problems” but businesses are making PAYE mistakes too, HMRC claims. Read full story

HMRC: RTI duplicate employment guidance published 24 March 2014

HMRC has updated its advice to payroll departments on avoiding duplicate employment records. Read full story

RTI costs criticised by SME group 19 March 2014

Real Time Information (RTI) lacked proper external stakeholder engagement in its design phase and has created significant costs for small businesses, according to an independent group set up to oversee HMRC. Read full story

RTI penalty warning for 70,000 employers 18 March 2014

The threat of financial penalties looms large for more than 70,000 employers if they do not submit employee PAYE information to HMRC in real time. Read full story

Budget analysis first 18 March 2014

Payroll professionals attending the Payroll World Spring Update are to benefit from expert analysis of the government’s Budget less than 24 hours after it is announced. Read full story

Unique collection of payroll experts to speak in London this month 11 March 2014

An exciting array of top industry experts and award-winning payroll managers will be delivering key insights at this month’s Payroll World Spring Update. Find out more inside. Read full story

Find out how the changing demographic of the workforce will affect payroll 10 March 2014

A comprehensive look at the effect demographic changes in the workplace will have on payroll is the subject of a session at the Payroll World Spring Update this month. Read full story

HMRC and CIPP issue end-of-year advice 18 February 2014

HMRC and the Chartered Institute of Payroll Professionals (CIPP) have teamed up to remind employers of the changes to end-of-year submissions. Read full story

HMRC reveals number not yet reporting RTI 10 February 2014

Two large companies and more than 2,000 smaller employers have yet to start reporting in real time, according to figures released by HMRC. Read full story

HMRC: RTI has cut time spent on PAYE 5 February 2014

Real Time Information (RTI) has reduced time and cost spent on running payroll for most employers, according to HMRC research. Read full story

Third month of Business Tax Dashboard problems 29 January 2014

HMRC has apologised for more Business Tax Dashboard problems but says the fault lies with employers. Read full story


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