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September 2013

Gold postbox cycle challenge completed

Prime Accountants Group have now completed our Gold Postbox Cycle Challenge. We are delighted to announce that we raised £30,000 for our nominated charity, Macmillan Cancer Support.

VAT scam

There is a new scam around at the moment aimed at businesses.

Pension 'Liberation'

The ICAEW have issued a warning that individuals are being approached by firms offering to help them ‘unlock’ their pensions or access them early. Some unscrupulous firms are using misleading information and in some cases offering personal loans or cash incentives to entice savers to cash in their pensions early. This is known as pension ‘liberation’. For further information use this link.

HMRC's most wanted tax fugitives

HMRC has published an updated list of their most wanted ‘tax fugitives’ and announced that a ‘fraudster’ has been apprehended at Heathrow Airport whilst travelling on a false passport, following almost ten years on the run.

HMRC introduce new safeguards for debt collection visits

HMRC have introduced a Field Force Verification Helpline, so that taxpayers can easily check whether or not a caller on their doorstep claiming to be from HMRC is genuine.

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