• Consultation on the secondary legislation to extend the current scope of security deposit legislation to include Corporation Tax and Construction Industry Scheme (CIS) deductions has been published
  • The Income Tax (CIS) (Amendment) and the Corporation Tax (Security for Payments) Regulations 2019 is expected to take effect from 6th April 2019
  • A security deposit can only be requested where it is necessary for protection of the revenue
  • The consultation closing date is 11th February 2019
  • New guidance on corporation tax and CIS securities will be incorporated in Government guidance before the instrument comes into effect


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