Almost 60% of MPs disagree with chancellor Alistair Darling’s plan to raise
taxes on beer in Wednesday’s budget, according to a poll.
202 MPs (59%) have signed a Parliamentary motion in support of the campaign
to axe the beer tax altogether after 25,000 members of the public emailed their
Brewers and publicans claim there is no case for a tax on beer that increases
every year given that the industry has suffered one of its worst years to date.
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
Does Darwin's theory apply to taxation? Colin ponders...