The government has failed to use taxes to stop environmental damage and has
adopted a ‘timid’ approach to green taxation, the influential Treasury Committee
‘We are very disappointed by the Government’s timid use of environmental
taxes. True, they have introduced the climate change levy, and aggregates levy,
but these are miniscule in the grand scheme of things.
‘Overall, the Government has failed to match its 1997 commitment to increase
the use of green taxes,’ said committee chairman John McFall.
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
MHA MacIntyre Hudson has partnered with cloud accounting software provider Xero ahead of the government’s requirement for digital records
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
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