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HMRC Knocks on Doors of Private Landlords

Article by Adeela Ahmed on Jun 25, 2012 View in browser

HMRC Knocks on Doors of Private Landlords

A new taskforce to tackle tax evasion on property transactions was announced on 31st May 2012 by HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC).

Whilst specific details on the scope of the task force are yet to be announced, it is likely to focus on landlords providing temporary accommodation and those with houses in multiple occupancy.The taskforce is initially focusing on private landlords in East Anglia, London, Leeds, York, Leicester, Nottingham, Lincoln, Durham and Sunderland and is expected to recover more than £17m from tax dodgers.

Click on the link below for more information:

http://blogs.independent.co.uk/2012/06/22/advice-for-landlords-as-hmrc-start-crackdown-on-tax-evasion/