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3977448UK - VAT Statement submission changes (Making Tax Digital from April 2019) - Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations (7.3)
Product and version: Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations
Release: 7.3
Planned release date: 2019 Q1
Category: Planned features
Feature Reference: GB-00005
From April 2019, HMRC is launching the Making Tax Digital (MTD) initiative. Under the new system every UK VAT registered business will be required to submit their VAT returns digitally to HMRC, without any manual intervention