I thought Joel Walters’ interview in the CIOT/ATT journal Tax Adviser was interesting not only for what he said, but also for the fact that it was him saying it.
Walters is, for those who don’t know, the group head of tax at Vodafone, and he makes the point that he thinks there is not as much ‘tax avoidance’ going on, there just seems to be because where disagreements between companies and HMRC do arise, they involve huge sums of money.
Making Tax Digital will impose significant additional tax compliance costs on small businesses for little or no medium term benefit, tax and small business experts told MPs
MHA MacIntyre Hudson has partnered with cloud accounting software provider Xero ahead of the government’s requirement for digital records
The drive towards a fully digital tax regime is an admirable one, but mandation is simply wrong, according to one of the UK's most senior tax technology practitioners - Paul Aplin
Does Darwin's theory apply to taxation? Colin ponders...