The recommendation from the powerhouse exchange, led by
Furse, is set to be made in a document to be submitted to the chancellor
ahead of his pre-Budget report.
It is believed that the issue of stamp duty will be a prominent feature of
the LSE study, in a bid to sway the chancellor’s before the PBR, expected at the
end of the month or the early part of December.
The financial institution believed that scrapping the 200-year-old levy would
fuel the economy, as the 0.5% tax on the purchase price of a share has been seen
as a barrier to equity dealing by the bulk of those involved in the
Does Darwin's theory apply to taxation? Colin ponders...
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
Accountancy watchdog the FRC has dropped its investigation into the former chief financial officer of Tesco, nearly two years after the supermarket was engulfed in an accounting scandal
Colin imagines how Apple's logo might change in the wake of the EC's ruling over its Irish tax arrangements