A media blitz aimed at quelling fears that the
Beijing government planned to
implement a capital gains tax on stocks has led to an improved performance on
the stock market.
The government’s campaign to end all rumours about the tax helped the
Index closed 3% up at 3,890.8.
The number of new share accounts being opened in China’s frenetic stock
market fell sharply last week after the tax on share purchases was increased to
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