Five things you need to know about tax, 4 September 2020

Sep 03, 2020

In our top Irish story this week, Revenue confirmed certain proprietary directors can claim the EWSS. Read the Tax and Duty Manual on the Stay and Spend tax credit and about the launch of the registration facility for businesses wishing to participate in the scheme, and why you should register for the EWSS now. In the UK, read the NI Tax Committee’s response to HMRC’s Revised Charter and see the latest Making Tax Digital update for agents.

   Ireland

  1. Revenue confirmed certain proprietary directors can claim the EWSS from 1 September,
  2. The Stay and Spend credit registration facility for service providers opened last week, along with the publishing of a new manual on the scheme;
  3. Register now – Revenue are reminding employers and accountants that EWSS registration cannot be backdated,

    UK

  4. HMRC’s revised Charter should focus more on the important role of agents, according to the NI Tax Committee; and
  5. The latest Making Tax Digital and Digital Services updates are available.