European finance ministers agreed to pressurise Berne into accepting a compromise deal and so end a 12-month long stalemate on the rules.
It moves the EU a step closer to implementing an EU-wide regime to tax non-residents’ savings, an issue which has divided governments for over a decade.
EU diplomats say they are confident that a deal is close, but it is still subject to further concessions from the Swiss. ‘The mood has changed, we are now confident of a deal,’ a diplomat told the FT.
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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