Link: Montagu defends mistakes
Sir Nick has come under increasing pressure during the past six months, originally for his involvement in the department’s decision to sell over 600 Revenue properties to Bermuda-based company, Mapeley.
Lately, the pressue has grown for him to provide answers for the government’s new tax credits debacle. Last month, in an exclusive interview with Accountancy Age Sir Nick claimed he had Gordon Brown’s ‘complete support’ and that the important thing was to learn from mistakes, which he described as a ‘pure cock-up’.
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
Five million taxpayers are ow using digital personal tax accounts (PTA) as part of the making tax digital strategy, HMRC said
Since the release of HMRC’s plans for digital tax reforms, many have agreed with the call for a delay