Here are the archived news stories.

01 Dec 2015Looking forward to the new flat-rate State Pension?

Looking forward to the new flat-rate State Pension

09 Nov 2015Walker Thompson Newsletter 98

AUTUMN STATEMENT 2015 EXPECTATIONS;UK TAX GAP FALLS TO 6.4%;CBI WARNS GOVERNMENT NOT TO ‘TINKER’ WITH PENSIONS TAX;HMRC’S LANDLORD CAMPAIGN NETS £50 MILLION;IDENTITY THEFT - ICO GUIDANCE;'STATE PENSION TOP UP’ SCHEME;WORKPLACE PENSIONS - DON’T IGNORE IT;NMW OFFENDERS NAMED AND SHAMED;

01 Oct 2015Walker Thompson Newsletter 97

DEADLINE FOR ‘PAPER’ SELF ASSESSMENT TAX RETURNS;AUTUMN STATEMENT DATE ANNOUNCED;5p CARRIER BAG CHARGE COMES INTO FORCE;MAKING TAX SIMPLER FOR CHARITIES;GOVERNMENT TOUGHENS NATIONAL MINIMUM WAGE (NMW) SANCTIONS;BUSINESS RATES APPEAL PROPOSALS ARE A 'BARRIER TO JUSTICE';

08 Sep 2015Walker Thompson Newsletter 96

TAXING DIVIDENDS FROM APRIL 2016;NATIONAL MINIMUM WAGE RATES AND NATIONAL LIVING WAGE;ATED UPDATED PROCEDURES;HMRC TARGETS WEALTHY ‘TAX CHEATS’ IN SCOTLAND;AUTO ENROLMENT ‘ENGAGEMENT’ AND CALCULATION TOOL;ADVISORY FUEL RATES FOR COMPANY CARS;COMPANY FOR SALE;

07 Aug 2015Walker Thompson Newsletter 95

TAX-FREE CHILDCARE TO LAUNCH IN 2017 FOLLOWING COURT RULING;TIME TO PAY ARRANGEMENTS – MANDATORY DIRECT DEBIT;NMW CAMPAIGN TARGETS HAIR AND BEAUTY SECTOR;LATEST JOB MARKET STATISTICS;ALCOHOL WHOLESALER REGISTRATION SCHEME;FARMERS AVERAGING OF PROFITS;PENSION SCHEMES FOR AUTO ENROLMENT;

16 Jul 2015Walker Thompson Newsletter 94

BUDGET ANNOUNCEMENTS;CHANGES FOR 'BUY TO LET' LANDLORDS;ANNUAL INVESTMENT ALLOWANCE CERTAINTY;THE FAMILY HOME AND IHT;NATIONAL LIVING WAGE;PAYE LATE FILING PENALTIES;CLAIMING THE MARRIAGE ALLOWANCE;PHISHING EMAILS HMRC EXAMPLES;HMRC CHECKING EMPLOYEES HAVE PAID THE CORRECT AMOUNT OF TAX ON THEIR PAY;STATISTICS SHOW EMPLOYMENT RISE IN 2015;

08 Jun 2015Walker Thompson Newsletter 93

GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCES DATE OF SUMMER BUDGET;65+ GUARANTEED GROWTH BONDS A SUCCESS;HMRC ISSUE GUIDANCE ON VAT RECLAIMS BY QUALIFYING CHARITIES;HMRC PAYROLL GUIDANCE - HARVEST CASUALS AND CASUAL BEATERS;DRIVING LICENCE PAPER COUNTERPART NO LONGER VALID;ADVISORY FUEL RATES FOR COMPANY CARS;

07 May 2015Walker Thompson Newsletter 92

PARLIAMENTARY PROCESSES;LATEST LABOUR MARKET STATISTICS;WARNING OVER PENSION SCAMS;TPR GUIDANCE FOR SMALL EMPLOYERS WITH NO ‘STAFF’;LACK OF AWARENESS OF VAT RULES;P11D FORMS - DON’T GET THEM WRONG;VAT FUEL SCALE CHARGES;VAT RECOVERY ON CAR-DERIVED VANS AND COMBI VANS;

01 Apr 2015Walker Thompson Newsletter 91

Budget 2015;Personal tax rates and allowances;Tax bands and rates for 2015/16;Starting rate of tax for savings income;Proposed personal allowances to come;Personal Savings Allowance;Help to Buy ISA;Pension freedoms for those with annuities;National Minimum Wage rises;Penalties;Auto Enrolment guidance for small employers;Business rates system - have your say;

19 Mar 2015Budget 2015

A summary of the 2015 Budget by Chancellor George Osborne