HM Treasury

David Heaton new ICAEW Tax Faculty chairman

GAAR panel member steps down after Panorama sting

Tax adviser on GAAR panel resigns over comments made prior to taking post

16 Sep 2013

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Vodafone may have no UK tax liability on impending Verizon sale

An £84bn disposal of 45% in US network could see just $5bn global tax bill

02 Sep 2013

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PAC to turn attention to tax breaks for phone networks

The Public Accounts Committee queries tax breaks used by mobile phone networks

01 Aug 2013

Royal tax exemptions justified, say readers

The tax exemptions made for the Royal family and its estates are justified, say readers in Accountancy Age poll

29 Jul 2013

Government outlines tax breaks for shale gas businesses

Government proposes tax breaks to boost nascent shale gas industry

19 Jul 2013

MPs accuse Prince of tax dodging in hearing

MPs in the Public Accounts Committee challenge the fairness of the Duchy of Cornwall's tax arrangements

16 Jul 2013

Prince Charles’ tax affairs to face PAC scrutiny

Public Accounts Committee to examine the Duchy of Cornwall's tax affairs

15 Jul 2013

Swiss tax deal could see shortfall, warns Tax Justice Network

The tax deal between Switzerland and the UK contains "giant loopholes", according to the Tax Justice Network

08 Jul 2013

Potential tax reliefs for ‘John Lewis’ businesses

The Treasury launches a consultation on possible tax reliefs for companies using an employee-ownership structure

05 Jul 2013

Patent Box sees GSK set to repatriate projects

GlaxSmithKline moves 150 overseas projects back to Britain in order to take advantage of the Patent Box regime

01 Jul 2013

Energy companies hit by tax loophole closure

The Treasury closes down loophole that allowed energy companies to claim reliefs on expenses already paid for by customers

30 May 2013

Gauke favoured HMRC's rebuttal plans against solicitor Mba

David Gauke backed plans by HMRC to hit back against claims by taxman's 'whistleblowing' solicitor

07 May 2013

PAC risks credibility after accusing Big Four of driving tax policy

In accusing the Big Four of influencing tax policy for their own gain, the Public Accounts Committee risks its reputation

26 Apr 2013

Treasury lambasts PAC over suggestion of Big Four influence

HM Treasury issues a stinging rebuttal to Public Accounts Committee's suggestion the Big Four exert an "undue influence" on tax policy

26 Apr 2013

Interview: Exchequer secretary David Gauke

Exchequer secretary to the Treasury David Gauke talks tax, RTI, business and the accountancy profession

25 Apr 2013

Personal online tax accounts in pipeline, says Gauke

Indidvidual taxpayers could eventually have online personal tax accounts allowing them to view their liabilities, Exchequer secretary David Gauke

19 Apr 2013

MPs want government's accounts to be more meaningful

Public Accounts Committee describes Whole of Government Accounts as "elaborate", and must be made more useful

11 Apr 2013

Budget 2013: Dour or defining? Or both?

Calum Fuller takes a look at the likely comings and goings in this week's 2013 Budget

19 Mar 2013

CIoT asks for real-time PAYE penalty-free period extension

Further extensions should be made to the penalty-free period for real-time PAYE submissions, the CIoT says

14 Feb 2013

Treasury needs to remove sports tax hurdles

Tax exemption for the London Grand Prix illustrates Treasury's piecemeal approach to sports taxation

14 Feb 2013

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Leader: Baker Tilly's naming nerves

Baker Tilly's impending name change opens up a range of possiblities, writes Calum Fuller

The Practitioner: R&D tax credit boon awaits clients

The Practitioner is gobsmacked at the opportunities for tax savings that R&D credits will bring for clients

Macro View: Soaring US dollar could unleash nasty global tremors

If upward pressures on the dollar escalate, its strength could become malignant and the blessing could become a curse

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Auto-enrolment: Know the workforce - assessing workers

Who 'works' for a business? A simple question, but one that requires careful consideration as far as meeting auto-enrolment requirements are concerned, writes Stephen Rowntree

Taking Stock: Haslers' marathon man avoids comfort break

Better out than in for long-distance runner

Taking Stock: Rickard very Keen on its psuedonym

Rickard Keen's move to limited status sees some unusual detail at Companies House...

Colin: EY-ers cheer on partner profits

Colin wonders how EY partners reacted to their profit figures

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