Dealing with HMRC – guidance

Real Time Information: generating the cross reference (RTI hash)

Guidance on generating the RTI cross reference or ‘hash’ to take account of revisions to the Income Tax PAYE regulations 2003.

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HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) announced on 13 May 2011 that for an interim period employers would report PAYE in real time using the existing internet and Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) filing channels. EDI will be retained until at least 2016 to 2017.

This document updates guidance on generating the Real Time Information (RTI) cross reference or ‘hash’ to take account of revisions to the Income Tax PAYE regulations 2003 (S.I. 2003/2682) implementing Real Time information, specifically regulation 67CA.