David Clarkson, head of tax at the firm in Scotland, suggested replacing VAT, income tax and capital gains tax across all sectors with a single rate, while raising the threshold for untaxed income.
Clarkson said Scotland was suitable for a pilot because of its relatively high proportion of low-paid workers, and the centralised nature of its Revenue computer system.
Even accountants recognised the need for ‘radical’ change, The Sunday Times reported him as saying.
Crowe Clark Whitehill , the top 20 accountancy firm, has announced the promotion of Chris Mould to partner
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Five million taxpayers are ow using digital personal tax accounts (PTA) as part of the making tax digital strategy, HMRC said
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