Jaimie Kaffash

Reporter , Accountancy Age

Articles by Jaimie Kaffash

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FTSE-100 companies paying 26% effective rate of tax

Research shows that top companies' tax rate has decreased by a third in two years

31 Oct 2011

European Union flag

Germany to push ahead with Tobin tax

Finance minister says eurozone countries should adopt financial transaction tax

31 Oct 2011

R&D spending is necessary if a company is to retain its competitive position

SMEs' research and development credit claims increase

HM Revenue and Customs figures show more SMEs are applying for R&D tax credits

31 Oct 2011

UK Uncut threatens High Court action over Goldman Sachs

Group calls on HM Revenue and Customs' Hartnett to resign or face legal challenge over £8m error

31 Oct 2011

Taxman bullish in face of MPs' criticisms

The government's response to the Treasury Select Committee's report on HMRC showed little change in policy

28 Oct 2011

ATT president steps down over HMRC investigation

Andrew Meeson vows to fight allegations around pension scheme

27 Oct 2011

Taxman more secure against tax avoidance schemes

The DOTAS regime has helped lead to a decrease in tax avoidance schemes

27 Oct 2011

'Heavy-handed' taxman accepts criticism

HMRC says certain letters were 'inappropriate'

27 Oct 2011

Questions that Hartnett must answer

Dave Hartnett is under fire from all angles - and there are still unwelcome big issues looming

25 Oct 2011

Swiss deal 'could cost billions'

Research network says UK/Switzerland agreement undermines EU wide efforts to increase transparency

25 Oct 2011

No room for neutrality in Swiss debate

The Swiss deal has again been criticised, but it is best viewed from a long-term perspective

25 Oct 2011

Diageo issues 50% tax rate threat

Drinks company threatens to move abroad and says it is not creating top jobs in UK

24 Oct 2011

Less tax legislation needed as disclosure regime bites

Fewer schemes submitted to HMRC disclosure facility are resulting in legislation

21 Oct 2011

PwC criticised in Gaines-Cooper ruling

Appellants should have contacted Revenue, Supreme Court finds

20 Oct 2011

166 Time to Pay arrangements made as a result of riots

Businesses use Civil Disorder Helpline to defer tax

20 Oct 2011

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