NTL-Virgin is reported to have scrapped an LSE listing for tax reasons.
City AM reports this morning that the group, which would certainly
have joined the FTSE-100 on listing, has been put off by the one-off tax charge
that would result from a change of domicile.
The charge would have run into ‘hundreds of millions of dollars,’ the paper
Does Darwin's theory apply to taxation? Colin ponders...
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