For all those dog owners proudly showing at Crufts this week I wish them all the luck in the world …. However despite all the hard work, miles travelled and expenses involved, the talk in the background will be of the taxman’s appalling attitude in inferring this is a lucrative trade!
The pride in their breed may be tempered with fear of being found out as HMRC letters continue to drop on the mat!
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HMRC are still engaged in what they refer to ‘in –house’ as Raids into premises.
Locally to my area, I am seeing an increase in HMRC turning up at night at eating places like takeaways or restaurants, in order to eat and then return to check the till!
And it is also going on across the UK.
HMRC staff will order food and eat and then, as the restaurant closes, reveal their identity and call in the back up team waiting outside.
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Do I have to go to meeting with HMRC
Can they insist on an interview with me?
Whilst HMRC very often request a meeting with you in writing, putting fear running through your veins in a Civil enquiry situation, this is entirely voluntary on your part. YOU DO NOT HAVE TO GO IT IS VOLUNTARY !!
It is generally best avoided as they are most likely to gain from it and you are not!
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