Something more serious in the world of tax: the finance bill has appeared.
And here are the relevant details for you: It has 158 clauses, 46 schedules and is spread across 428 pages. Happy reading!
That compares with last year’s finance bill, which was 313 pages, with 113 clauses. So much for simplification, you might say.
How long before the Treasury tell us you can’t measure tax complexity by counting the pages of the Finance Bill, I wonder?
Does Darwin's theory apply to taxation? Colin ponders...
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Changes to the tax system is urged to support the growth of entrepreneurs, found a report from the Grant Thornton UK, the Institute of Directors, and the Prelude Group
The EC has been instructed to draft a European Union (EU) directive authorising an EU financial transaction tax, which would apply to ten of the EU’s 28 member states