Five things you need to know about tax, 15 November 2019

Nov 14, 2019

This week read the latest update on issues with Revenue Online Services and the Income Tax filing deadline. In the UK, read the NI Tax Committee’s position paper on the complexity of stamp duty land tax in advance of the workshop with the Office of Tax Simplification. In International stories, the OECD has published a public consultation document under ‘Pillar Two’ of taxing the digital economy.

Ireland

  1. Latest updates on the 2018 Income Tax filing deadline and the ROS issues encountered this week. The ROS helpdesk will be open over the weekend considering the extended Pay and File deadline to midnight on Sunday 17 November
  2. Committee Stage amendments to Finance Bill 2019 were debated before the Select Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform, and the Taoiseach last week. Read more

     

    UK

     

  3. Read the NI Tax Committee’s position paper on the complexity of stamp duty land tax
  4. HMRC have issued more guidance on the digital links deferral process for Making Tax Digital for VAT.

     

    International

     

  5. The OECD issued more guidance on the digital links deferral process for Making Tax Digital for VAT.