George Osborne’s Autumn Statement

George Osborne will give his 2011 Autumn Statement in 3 weeks time on Tuesday 29th November. The chancellor uses his autumn statement to give an update on the state of the economy, as well as to respond to the latest analysis from the independent OBR (Office for Budget Responsibility) about the latest economic forecasts. CST […]

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iXBRL Accounts filing

More and more accounts are being filed at Companies House by the use of the new technology iXBRL. iXBRL (inline eXtensible Business Reporting Language) is a technology that highlights or tags financial information in tax returns and company accounts. Since the 1 April this year HM Revenue & Customs have required all corporate tax returns […]

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HMRC – Late Self Assessment filing penalties

HMRC are reminding individuals and businesses about new Self Assessment penalties for late returns and late payments, which come into effect this autumn. The changes will apply to Self Assessment returns for 2010/11 which must be submitted by 31 January 2012. The new penalties for late Self Assessment returns are: an initial £100 fixed penalty, […]

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