The Commons Treasury Committee have issued a report insisting accessing Inland Revenue and Department of Work and Pensions data bases as an alternative must be evaluated before a decision is taken to hold a mid-term census in 2006.
The MPs recommended: ‘Any evaluation will also need to take account of the likely acceptability to the general public of drawing on other data sources, such as tax and benefit records, for census purposes.’
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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
Accountancy watchdog the FRC has dropped its investigation into the former chief financial officer of Tesco, nearly two years after the supermarket was engulfed in an accounting scandal
Colin imagines how Apple's logo might change in the wake of the EC's ruling over its Irish tax arrangements