Corporate tax

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Europe plans to scupper cross-border ‘hybrid’ tax schemes

Europe looks to tackle disparity between different nations' tax regimes that allows companies to avoid tax

27 Nov 2013

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Understanding of IR35 rules 'improving', Lords told

Personal Service Companies Committee told in first sitting that understanding of IR35 rules is increasing

26 Nov 2013

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Bermuda and Montserrat latest in tax information deals

Two more overseas territories sign up to automatic tax information exchanges with the UK

26 Nov 2013

Isle of Man given top tax compliance rating by OECD

Isle of Man one of OECD's 18 top-rate tax compliant nations

25 Nov 2013

Government information exchange agreements will have little effect, say readers

Accountancy Age's readers have little faith in the effectiveness of the government's tax information deals with overseas territories

25 Nov 2013

HMRC and Treasury not sure if Gift Aid helps charities

NAO finds neither the Treasury nor HMRC know whether Gift Aid have had a material impact on charities

22 Nov 2013

House of Lords to investigate personal service companies

Newly-formed committee to by led by Baroness Noakes

22 Nov 2013

Employers running EFRBS in chance to settle liabilities

Employers' trusts offered chance to settle outstanding tax

21 Nov 2013

EU country-by-country reporting drive "not co-ordinated", says ICAEW

Despite its "laudable" aims, country-by-country reporting proposals need refining, say consultation respondents

21 Nov 2013

Tax rebates could drive energy market transformation

Academic calls for tax incentives to encourage consumers to produce their own energy

20 Nov 2013

No cracks in the tax foundations

Following last year's nascent recovery, the Top 50's tax service line has managed to remain sturdy under pressure

19 Nov 2013

Centrica seeks £6m business rate refund

British Gas owner's claim dates back to 2005

19 Nov 2013

MHA MacIntyre Hudson: RTI to expose poor practice

Real-time PAYE will expose errors and bad practice by businesses, MHA MacIntyre Hudson's Alastair Kendrick warns

18 Nov 2013

Universal Credit should follow tax calendar, says Aplin

Aligning Universal Credit and tax calendars could ease burden on small businesses, ICAEW tax faculty chair says in Hardman Lecture

14 Nov 2013

Vodafone in £18bn tax losses claim

Telecoms company could attract fresh criticism over huge tax claim

13 Nov 2013

Thomson Reuters releases transfer pricing database

Thomson Reuters launches transfer pricing database ONESOURCE

13 Nov 2013

New tax partner hires at BDO

Karen McGrory and Jane Mulholland both join the firm in November

13 Nov 2013

Spot the Ball VAT claim to be heard in April

Sportech looks to benefit, even if it loses VAT appeal

13 Nov 2013

European Commission challenges France over e-book VAT

European Commission refers France to courts over its persistence in charging reduced VAT on e-books

12 Nov 2013

Autumn Statement moved to 5 December

Treasury confirms new Autumn Statement date

12 Nov 2013

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Bank raiding powers could put HMRC at top of insolvency pecking order

Will HMRC’s new bank raiding powers see insolvency practitioners pursuing it for funds taken illegally in the event of bankruptcy?

Miller's Tale: Quality time(sheets)

Love them or loathe them, timesheets are a part of day-to-day life for most practices. Cara Miller asks whether they're actually outdated, and a hindrance

The Practitioner: In death comes clarity

The untimely death of a client makes The Practitioner think about the role of an accountant

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Probate: How to manage death and taxes

Mick Jones takes a sideways, but informative, view on the issues accountants face in offering probate services

Colin: There's nothing like a well-thought-out plan

Colin wonders whether some SMEs are keeping it too simple

Taking Stock: When tax is stranger than fiction

Sometimes you just can't make it up, TS finds

Scrapping IR35 all very well – but what else?

IR35 has proven ineffective, but 'what are the alternatives?' asks Calum Fuller

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