I’ve not just been thinking about the credit crunch this week. One of the big corporate tax avoidance schemes, cited by Dave Hartnett as an example of the dangers of tax avoidance, is about to hit the headlines again.
It’s about ‘tax-efficient off-market swaps’. It’s worth £1bn, used by mega-corporates, and a test case judgment involving Prudential comes up in the next few days, my colleague Nicholas Neveling has been told.
Does Darwin's theory apply to taxation? Colin ponders...
The UK tax gap fell in 2014-15 to its lowest-ever level of 6.5%, revealed official statistics published today
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