However, no details on the tax credit have been given. They are said to be controversial and it is believed there will be more consultation on the matter before the March Budget.
Brown did not, as expected, say he would extend the existing credit for small businesses.
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The UK tax gap fell in 2014-15 to its lowest-ever level of 6.5%, revealed official statistics published today
Changes to the tax system is urged to support the growth of entrepreneurs, found a report from the Grant Thornton UK, the Institute of Directors, and the Prelude Group
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