HMRC NI Category M – GNS Message Questionnaire

Payroll managers, employers, do you employ those under the age of 21? HMRC are asking for your help to better understand the processes your company utilises to meet your National Insurance obligations, specifically relating to National Insurance category M individuals. They are interested in hearing from anyone who employs category M individuals regardless of whether you manage … Continue reading HMRC NI Category M – GNS Message Questionnaire

Major changes to reporting benefits

HM Revenue and Customs has informed employers as part of the February 2023 Employer Bulletin of changes to reporting benefits. Employers must register now Reporting expenses and benefits for the tax year ending 5th April 2023 From 6th April 2023 HMRC will no longer accept new informal payrolling benefits arrangements. For those employers who have informal payrolling in place: … Continue reading Major changes to reporting benefits

HMRC drops the ‘best practice’ BACS Hash

Bacs hash not required from 2023-24 On Monday 13th February 2023, the HM Revenue and Customs Software Developers Support confirmed to the software developer community the end of the BACS hash! A compulsory feature of 10 tax years for many has now been dropped. Once claimed that RTI BACS is such a powerful validation of … Continue reading HMRC drops the ‘best practice’ BACS Hash