Pressure groups have called for the chancellor to hit energy suppliers with a
windfall tax in response to a major price hike.
French utility company EDF announced that gas bills would be increasing by
12.9% and customer’s electricty bills would go up by 7.9%.
Union leaders called the rises excessive – and urged Alastair Darling to slap
a windfall tax on foreign owned firms like EDF and German-based npower.
EDF’s move comes after npower led the way last week by being the first to
raise its prices.
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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