HM Revenue & Customs has confirmed it is holding an internal review of its approach to enforcement relating to firms involved in the excise supply chain. The review, a report on which will be published next March, will “address stakeholder concerns that the application of current law relating to excise liability and wrongdoing can have a disproportionate effect on legitimate businesses,” HMRC confirmed in a statement. The move follows criticism from the United Kingdom Warehousing Association (UKWA) over the ‘draconian’ […]
The UK Warehousing Association (UKWA) is calling on the government to make its workers exempt from self-isolation, with 40% currently isolating as a result of the “pingdemic”.
Gregory Distribution has completed the purchase of Pollock Holdings and its subsidiaries Pollock (Scotrans) and Pollock Express.
Vosa’s delayed shake-up of the Operator Compliance Risk Score (OCRS) system will take effect from October. OCRS changes had been slated for 30 April originally but this, and a subsequent 1 July deadline, were missed. As of last month the agency still didn’t have a revised date for the introduction of the new OCRS system. However, in a statement today Vosa says: “In April we informed you that the introduction of the changes to improve the current OCRS was delayed […]