Stephen Timms has unveiled the onshore and offshore jurisdictions the
Treasury will be negotiating tax treaties with until 31 March, 2010.
The financial secretary to the Treasury said the tax agreements are revisited
annually to ensure they according to meet the needs of the businesses and
individuals receiving income from abroad,
Jurisdictions high on the priority list include Australia, Germany, Israel,
Qatar and Thailand.
In addition, the UK is pressing ahead with plans to sign off on a tax
information exchange agreement with Anguilla, Gibraltar and the Turks &
"The whole idea of HMRC officials supplying confidential information about individuals to the media on a non-attributable basis is, or should be, a matter of serious concern," say Supreme Court judges
UK-based non-doms have paid ten times more tax than the average taxpayer, raising concerns over the Brexit impact on non-dom contributions and therefore, the economy
A senior MP has questioned the impact of HMRC’s decision to undertake yet another radical overhaul of its internal structure
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