Business giants gearing up for CIoT summit

Group tax chiefs from some of the UK's biggest listed companies to discuss how tax can be a key contributior to business success at the CIoT Commerce and Industry Group's annual conference

01 Sep 2010

CIoT calls for tax law overhaul

Taxation institute wants a revamp of tax law policy, warning many facets of the process need improvement

08 Jun 2010

CIoT forum calls for rethink on HMRC powers

Taxman is too heavy-handed claim advisers and taxpayers

20 May 2010

Chancellor told tax development is 'deeply flawed'

CIoT president stresses need for consultation on upcoming tax policy

19 May 2010

CIoT president slams UK's "flawed" tax framework

Vincent Oratore, the new president of the CIoT says the way tax law is developed and implemented in the UK is "deeply flawed"

19 May 2010

Biggest concerns over new HMRC powers not realised

Biggest fears fail to materialise over new HMRC powers

13 May 2010

CIoT wants to be kept informed of PAYE problems

CIoT wants members to keep them in the loop if they find any more PAYE problems

30 Apr 2010

Institutes win extension for adviser consultation

ICAEW and CIOT get the deadline for responses to HMRC's controversial Working with Tax Agents proposals

19 Feb 2010

CIoT greatly concerned by retrospective tax action

Applying tax changes backwards goes against a key plank of UK tax governance warns CIoT

12 Feb 2010

Taxman urges medics to come clean with new amnesty

"Tax Health Plan" has been floated to give medical professionals the chance to disclose unpaid tax liabilities

11 Jan 2010

HMRC guidance could see rebates held ‘illegally’

New note recommends inspectors withhold tax repayments without opening official inquiries

21 Dec 2009

CIoT urges tax simpification focus

As tax law rewrite project ends, the CIoT calls for focus on tax simpification

20 Nov 2009

CIoT lobby win for HMRC 'equitable liability' extension

Taxman looking at legislation to retain olive branch for taxpayers who have missed the cut-off point for appealing against tax estimates

17 Nov 2009

HMRC told to lay-off construction workers' tax

CIOT says HMRC should enforce the rules it already has

28 Oct 2009

Look who's back: Des Hudson

Always a colourful character, Des Hudson is back. But this time he's heading up the CIoT and ATT's disciplinary board

22 Oct 2009

Advisers still face taxman's demands after Pru court loss

Accountant's advice not covered by legal privilege, rules High Court

22 Oct 2009

Former ICAS chief to chair CIoT's disciplinary board

Des Hudson joins the CIoT and ATT's disciplinary board

13 Oct 2009

Treasury slammed over banking tax avoidance proposals

Proposals to cut down on tax avoidance in the banking sector are criticised by advisers, banks and industry experts

23 Sep 2009

Creaseys' girl completes tax tests in one year

Creaseys' Ola gets a move on by completing three tax qualifications in three years

18 Aug 2009

Video: Tax policy changes and M&A plummets

How changes to tax policy will affect advisers and the reasons behind the huge drop in mid-market mergers

09 Jul 2009

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

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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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