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Treasury criticises Hodge over PAC ‘grandstanding’

Treasury warns PAC rhetoric may discourage foreign investment in the UK

24 Jan 2014

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HMRC reviews Bitcoin taxation rate

The rate at which e-currency Bitcoin is taxed is under review

22 Jan 2014

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Government in review of non-doms’ dual contracts

Draft legislation drawn up to close tax loophole

17 Jan 2014

Finance Bill changes to affect farming mixed partnerships

Anti-avoidance legislation to be included in the Finance Bill 2014 will affect mixed partnership structures

14 Jan 2014

Cameron offers councils fracking tax boost

Councils will be permitted to keep all the business rates revenue gleaned from shale gas companies

13 Jan 2014

Government to make £200 tax cut per employee

The government is to wipe out up to £2,000 off employer's National Insurance

10 Jan 2014

PAC: Fraud and error tax losses ‘worryingly high’

Public Accounts Committee calls for better quality Whole Government Accounts

12 Dec 2013

Publisher Informa shifts tax base back to UK

Informa re-domiciles in the UK after four years in Switzerland

11 Dec 2013

Practices hit in Finance Bill

Professional services practices hit with tough new proposals aimed at stopping disguised employment of salaried partners

11 Dec 2013

Colin: Little fanfare for Autumn Statement 2013

Colin found little to shout about in this year's Autumn Statement

10 Dec 2013

AS2013: What the practitioners say

A round-up of accountancy's reaction to the chancellor's Autumn Statement

06 Dec 2013

AS2013: Tax reliefs for large films extended

Reliefs to take in regional theatre productions, but video games miss out

05 Dec 2013

AS2013: HMRC to improve systems to cope with information exchanges

HMRC to be given further tools against offshore tax evasion

05 Dec 2013

AS2013: Osborne’s speech largely content-free

The chancellor's speech held very few surprises, nor much content

05 Dec 2013

AS2013: ‘Britain on track’, claims Osborne

A round-up of the Autumn Statement's key points

05 Dec 2013

Osborne should warm to Autumn Statement 'themes'

Accountancy Age looks ahead to the Autumn Statement on 5 December

28 Nov 2013

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

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

Tax rebates could drive energy market transformation

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

20 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?

The Practitioner: The promise of the pension pot

The combination of pensions drawdown and enterprise investment tax planning makes the Practitioner's mouth water - but can the firm get its pensioners lined up in a row?

Leader: Charity begins at home

With so many accountants require support and counselling, an already charitable profession must consider where its efforts go

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Social networking: How does the Top 50 stack up?

Firms are failing to realise the business benefits of social media sites such as utilising LinkedIn

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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