In this month’s Enews we look at the business to the upcoming General Election and what an HMRC error could mean for the state pension of the self-employed. We also update you on issues with HMRC’s phone lines and early filers of tax returns. With the UK’s latest economic data and the new advisory fuel rates, there is a lot to update you on.

  • Next government will need to build trust between HMRC and self-employed
  • Revitalise ‘Brand Britain’, says CBI
  • HMRC error means self-employed workers could lose out on state pension
  • Taxpayers spend total of 800 years waiting to speak to HMRC
  • Retirees report £119,000 shortfall in pension savings
  • 300,000 file tax returns in the first week of the tax year
  • Inflation falls after UK moves out of recession
  • Advisory fuel rates for company cars