Five things you need to know about tax, 23 November 2018

Nov 21, 2018

Read about Revenue’s plans in terms of flat rate expense claims and note that some ROS services will be unavailable tomorrow for a period. In the UK, HMRC has begun a programme of letters to taxpayers required to report digitally from April 2019 under Making Tax Digital for VAT and the OECD has released guidance on the Multilateral Instrument.     


  1. Revenue are currently reviewing flat rate expense claims with a view to removing some entitlements. Read more
  2. Some ROS services will be down from 13:00 to 17:00 tomorrow (Saturday 24 Nov)



  3. HMRC have begun a programme of letters in respect of Making Tax Digital for VAT;
  4. This coming weekend sees changes to the UK Government Gateway meaning many; services aren’t able to be used



  5. The OECD releases guidance on Multilateral Instrument. Read more