Britain’s fiscal borrowing has hit the lowest levels since the early 1990s. Borrowing for 2005 will be £34bn compared with the £90bn recorded at the beginning of the previous decade.
The UK’s deficit as a percentage of national income is now 2.6%, better than the figures recorded in the US, Japan and mainland Europe.
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