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Monthly Archives: August 2014

HMRC cuts diesel advisory fuel rates (AFR’s)

HMRC cuts diesel advisory fuel rates (AFR’s)

Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has announced that they will reduce two out of the three diesel Advisory Fuel Rates (AFRs). In its quarterly review, HMRC calculated AFRs for the next three months based on petrol and diesel prices as of August 19 from the Department for Energy and Climate Change and the LPG […]

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Accurate Mileage Records a Must for businesses

Accurate Mileage Records a Must for businesses

Businesses are paying fines and penalties totalling hundreds of thousands of pounds to HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) after investigations revealed inadequate business and private mileage records. The issue is in the top 10 risk areas of employment tax compliance management, according to tax advisers Grant Thornton. Mileage capture experts Fleet Innovations has undertaken 72 […]

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Using Fleet innovations to get accurate PEAK mileage records

Anyone who has to drive for work knows that keeping a detailed record of mileage is a necessary, yet somewhat irritating aspect of their responsibilities. If employees driving company cars get reimbursed for fuel, will they always be honest with their mileage claim? In a recent audit of a UK SME we were able to […]

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Jail for mileage fraud dealer

A used car dealer who fraudulently reduced the mileage reading on his stock before reselling them on eBay was jailed. Stephen Appleton, 45, bought cars though auctions and then had the odometer “clocked” to take tens of thousands of miles off their perceived mileage. He would then sell them on through multiple user names on […]

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