Shadow chancellor George Osborne has said civil servants should be required
to spend taxpayers’ money more efficiently. In a speech at the
he proposed inserting a ‘fiduciary responsibility’ clause into the employment
contracts of senior civil servants.
He also revealed a plan to introduce new ways to investigate wasteful
spending and reward public sector employees for suggesting ideas that generate
Osborne said the government had created a public sector in which civil
servants are encouraged to ‘shovel money out the door as fast as possible,
regardless of how well that money is spent or how it can be paid for’.
"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
Crowe Clark Whitehill , the top 20 accountancy firm, has announced the promotion of Chris Mould to partner
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Five million taxpayers are ow using digital personal tax accounts (PTA) as part of the making tax digital strategy, HMRC said