A double suicide bombing in Tel Aviv on Sunday prompted Ariel Sharon to shut down payments and then refuse permission for Palestinian officials to travel to London for a peace conference next week.
Israel holds some £261m in collected customs duties on goods destined for Palestinian territory. Partial payments resumed last month following a peace agreement that appointed USAID accountants to monitor the money’s audit trail to ensure it would not finance terrorism. Two payments of some £7m have been made so far.
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
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
HMRC has won its tenth successive case against tax avoidance schemes promoted by NT Advisors. The Court of Appeal has ruled that NT ... read more
HMRC is continuing to ramp up the number of raids on premises it carries out as part of criminal investigations, searching 761 properties in the last year