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Pandle Update: Reducing VAT Registration Errors in Pandle

Everyone likes to make a good first impression, but sometimes getting off on the wrong foot has more serious consequences than others. Even something that seems small, like accidentally entering the wrong VAT scheme start date into your bookkeeping software, can take you from ‘Making Tax Digital’ to Making Tax Dreadful’. Horrifying. Fortunately, Pandle’s algorithms…

How Do I Register for VAT?

Value Added Tax (VAT) is what’s known as a type of ‘consumption tax’ – a form of tax applied to eligible goods and services. Fortunately, not all businesses need to register for VAT – only those whose taxable turnover reaches the registration threshold. When a business reaches this point, there are several ways in which…

The New Points-Based Penalties for Making Tax Digital for VAT

The New Points-Based Penalties for Making Tax Digital for VAT

Making Tax Digital (MTD) for VAT is in full swing, and HMRC will soon launch a new system for issuing VAT submission and payment penalties. The new points-based penalty system for Making Tax Digital for VAT will apply from January 2023. You can still be fined under the existing rules until then! Will I be…

How Do Directors Pay Themselves?

How Do Directors Pay Themselves?

Being a company director means you can take a more flexible approach to how and when you pay yourself. In most cases this means taking a tax-efficient ‘split’ income, where part of the money you pay yourself from the company comes from a salary, and the other part comes from dividends. This tax efficiency is…