Mobile phone giants attempting to claim back £3.3bn in VAT on 3G licences
will discover on 7 September whether they are likely to be successful in their
The five licencees – Hutchison 3G, mm02, Orange, T-Mobile and Vodafone – are
awaiting a ruling on the issue from the European Court of Justice.
ECJ diaries released this week suggest that the advocate general, whose view
is followed in most cases, will give a view on 7 September.
The five paid £22.5bn for the licences to operate the new mobile phone
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The UK tax gap fell in 2014-15 to its lowest-ever level of 6.5%, revealed official statistics published today
Changes to the tax system is urged to support the growth of entrepreneurs, found a report from the Grant Thornton UK, the Institute of Directors, and the Prelude Group
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