Kevin Reed talks to Bill Dodwell, head of tax policy at Deloitte, and Richard
Baron, head of taxation at the Institute of Directors, about how effective the
chancellor’s pre-Budget report will be and what impact it will have on the
economy and next year’s General Election.
The current business rates system is over-complex and reform is needed, but reforms should focus first of all on simplifying the appeals process, particularly for businesses which are subject to business rates exemption
The CIoT has called on the government to rethink its approach to ensuring online sellers pay the correct amount of VAT.
Jane Ellison to serve as 'tax minister' following ministerial responsibilities for public health. David Gauke become chief secretary to the Treasury
Head of editorial Kevin Reed discusses the accountants in the new cabinet; the FRC's report into audit market concentration; and the Top 40 International Networks Survey 2016