Business and Other Briefings

HMRC:  HM Revenue & Customs has announced an extension of its Business Records Checks programme.  Business Records Checks were piloted earlier this year in 8 key areas, and involve checks on the adequacy of small & medium-sized enterprises’ business records.

The pilots found that around 44% of businesses visited had issues with their record-keeping, while around 12% of those visited had seriously inadequate records.  HMRC will be now be extending this activity from mid-September 2011 to cover a number of key areas across the UK .  

Press release & links

HMRC:  Revenue & Customs Brief 35/11

This Brief expands on the insolvency implications

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