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PAYE is moving towards real-time reporting

PAYE reporting is changing - is your pub ready?

By Jane Brothwood

The way employers report Pay as You Earn (PAYE) details to HM Revenue & Customs is changing. If you haven’t already prepared for this overhaul you need to do so now. HM Revenue & Custom’s Jane Brothwood explains

MPs slam HMRC for failing to effectively tackle alcohol fraud

MPs slam HMRC for failing to effectively tackle alcohol fraud

By Michelle Perrett

A group of MPs have slammed HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) for failing to effectively tackle alcohol fraud and have claimed the Government department does not understand the implications for the industry of introducing fiscal stamps on beer bottles.

More red tape expected for pubs with gaming machine tax

Red tape fear for gaming machine duty

By Michelle Perrett

Pubs will face a raft of red tape under plans to change Machine Games Duty (MGD) unveiled by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) on Tuesday.

HMRC to fight VAT gaming machine ruling

HMRC to fight VAT gaming machine ruling

By John Harrington

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has announced that it will continue to contest the Rank Group’s claim for overpaid VAT on gaming machines.

'Hold fire': Licensees urged to wait on VAT rebate appeals

Hosts’ VAT rebate warning on AWP machines

By Gurjit Degun

Licensees have been told to hang fire on spending their VAT rebates on amusement with prizes (AWP) machines despite a court ruling in the European Court of Justice (ECJ) last week.

Good news for pubs over AWP tax  ruling

Good news for pubs over AWP tax ruling

By John Harrington

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has suffered a serious set back in its attempt to reclaim VAT rebates on amusement with prizes (AWP) machines that have been issued to pub operators and licensees.

Haul: some of the alcohol consignment found by HMRC

Gang leader jailed over £1.8m duty fraud

By Gurjit Degun

The leader of a gang involved in evading £1.8m in excise duty has been jailed after an HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) investigation into the sale of illicit alcohol.

AWP rebates: keep safe until after appeal

Pubs warned over AWP VAT rebates

By Michelle Perrett

Licensees need to set aside their VAT rebates on amusement with prizes (AWP) machines, warns expert. A European Court of Justice case, scheduled for 30 June, could set a precedent allowing HMRC to appeal the refunds.