untied calls on HMRC to deliver its commitments around supporting innovation

December 1, 2021

Commenting on yesterday's publication of a series of tax documents and consultation reports by the government, Jonathan Yeomans, Head of Tax at untied, said:

"We saw a raft of new tax documents published yesterday on Tax Administration and Maintenance Day, and I'm hard-pressed to think of another period in recent years when so much new material has come out at once. It’s important that this translates into simpler tax for people and businesses. Existing systems are complex and siloed. Looking forward we want to see tax as something that is able to be embedded in how people and businesses go about their lives.

“To deliver this change, we are calling on HMRC to deliver on its commitments around supporting innovation, and to recognise the contribution that others can bring to deliver this quickly and effectively.”

Key focus areas include: