Northern Ireland Social Development Department accounts have been heavily
qualified by Ulster comptroller and auditor general John Dowdall.
This is in relation to benefit frauds and errors involved in losses totalling
£120.4m, weaknesses in financial control regarding nearly £67m in urban
regeneration, and development grants and accounting system deficiencies
concerning a further £46m.
"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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